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The Latest: Sanders denounces Koch brothers at SC stop

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The latest on the annual summit of Americans for Prosperity, the flagship conservative political organization of the billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch. All times are local.
9 p.m.
As Americans for Prosperity hears from GOP presidential hopefuls in Ohio, 2016 Democratic candidate Bern ... (full story)


For Koch group, winning is rising as priority over purity

COLUMBUS (AP) — The head of the Koch brothers' flagship political organization says a Republican winning the presidency is becoming a higher priority for more of its members, suggesting a rift between pragmatists and ideologues.
Americans for Prosperity President Tim Phillips said conservative fatigue after George W. Bush's ... (full story)


Ohio releases report card on Medicaid managed-care plans

COLUMBUS (AP) — All five managed-care plans serving poor and disabled Ohioans on Medicaid have an average score when it comes to how happy patients are with their doctors, according to the state's first report card of managed-care plans.
Officials launched the report card to give those selecting plans data so they can make ... (full story)


'Rogue' assistant prosecutor not an excuse to dismiss murder case

A recent opinion released by the 8th District Court of Appeals affirmed the murder, felonious assault and kidnapping convictions of a Cleveland man who carried out a shooting at a car wash.
The defendant, Damon Dunn, appealed from the judgment of the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas arguing that his case should have been dis ... (full story)


Murderer's burglary conviction vacated due to lack of a deadly weapon

A convicted killer was improperly found guilty of aggravated burglary because there was no evidence that he was armed with a deadly weapon at the time of that offense, according to a recent ruling from the 5th District Court of Appeals.
The three-judge appellate panel affirmed a Stark County Court of Common Pleas ruling convictin ... (full story)