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The Latest: Deadlocked jury told to try again at cop's trial.

CINCINNATI — The Latest on the murder retrial of a white former police officer in Ohio :

- Billings Gazette - US

Jurors deadlocked in Ohio officer's murder retrial over traffic stop shooting; judge tells them to keep deliberating.

CINCINNATI — Jurors deadlocked in Ohio officer's murder retrial over traffic stop shooting; judge tells them to keep deliberating.

- Billings Gazette - US

Jury deadlocks in cop's murder retrial; judge says try again.

CINCINNATI — Jurors in the retrial of a white University of Cincinnati police officer charged in the fatal traffic stop shooting of an unarmed black motorist said Friday that they are deadlocked, but a judge told them to keep…

- Billings Gazette - US

Jury deadlocks in cop's murder retrial; judge says try again.

Jurors in the retrial of a white University of Cincinnati police officer charged in the fatal traffic stop shooting of an unarmed black motorist said Friday that they are deadlocked, but a judge told them to keep deliberating.

- WRAL.com - US

Once a medical-marijuana refugee, girl returns to Ohio.

Addyson Benton, now 6, moved to Colorado so she'd be able to use medical marijuana to treat myoclonic epilepsy.         

- USA TODAY - US

Indulge in Ohio's official doughnut trail.

Established in 2016, the Butler County Donut Trail features 10 mom-and-pop shops.        

- USA TODAY - US

Man Threatens Ohio Rep: 'We're Coming to Get Every Go**amn One of You'.

- TruthRevolt.org - US

Air Force Thunderbirds, jet trainer set for Ohio air show.

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and Lockheed Martin's newest jet trainer will be featured at annual air show this weekend in southwestern Ohio.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Jurors set to return for 5th day in police shooting retrial.

Deliberations in the second trial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who shot an unarmed black motorist have gone on longer than in his first trial. Jurors … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Police: Man faces charges after stealing more than 500 signs.

An Ohio man is facing charges after police say he stole more than 500 signs, claiming they were an eyesore and a distraction to drivers. John Hoelzl, of Avon Lake, … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Over 2,500 people attend funeral of Otto Warmbier who was jailed in North Korea for months.

Warmbier's funeral service was held at a high school in Wyoming, Ohio, from where the 22-year-old completed his schooling.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Police: Man faces charges after stealing more than 500 signs

An Ohio man is facing charges after police say he stole more than 500 signs, claiming they were an eyesore and a distraction to drivers.

- FOX News - US

Jurors set to return for 5th day in police shooting retrial

CINCINNATI — Deliberations in the second trial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who shot an unarmed black motorist have gone on longer than in his first trial.

- Billings Gazette - US

Ohio Health Insurance CEO Raises Concerns Over Senate GOP Bill

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with Pam Morris, CEO and President of CareSource, about the new health care bill from Senate Republicans. CareSource is the largest provider of Medicaid managed care services for Ohio.

- NPR - US

Jurors set to return for 5th day in police shooting retrial

Deliberations in the second trial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who shot an unarmed black motorist have gone on longer than in his first trial.

- WRAL.com - US

Coal company sues John Oliver for being John Oliver

A U.S. coal company is firing back at John Oliver after the Last Week Tonight host slammed its CEO in a June 18 show. On Wednesday, Murray Energy filed suit against Oliver, HBO, and Time Warner for defamation. The lawsuit accuses Oliver of hosting a 'false and malicious broadcast' and of carrying out a 'meticulously planned ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Steyer to plow $7.5 million into voter mobilization efforts

Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer said Thursday he will put more than $7.5 million into an effort to register and turn out young voters in eight states ahead of the midterm elections, while remaining mum about his own political ambitions.Through his NextGen Climate group, Steyer told POLITICO he will spend ...

- POLITICO - US

Remains of WWII soldier returned to Ohio after 74 years

Don Jakeway, a decorated World War II soldier with the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 82nd Airborne Division, couldn't keep from choking up as he talked about Army Pvt. Eugene "Gene" Appleby.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Remnants of tropical storm drench U.S. Gulf Coast, spawn twisters, flooding

The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy brought tornadoes and flooding to the U.S. Gulf Coast on Thursday and its heavy rains will drench much of the eastern United States in coming days, forecasters said. Flooding and road closures stretched from east Texas into northwestern Florida after Cindy made landfall early on Thursday ...

- Yahoo! News - US

John Oliver, HBO sued by coal company, CEO over Last Week Tonight segment

An Ohio-based coal company and its CEO are suing Last Week Tonight host John Oliver, HBO, and Time Warner for defamation, claiming on his June 18 show, Oliver executed a "maliciously planned attempt to assassinate the character and reputation" of Robert Murray and Murray Energy. In a suit filed Wednesday in West Virginia, ...

- The Week - US

Man sentenced to death penalty in girlfriend's Ohio slaying

An Illinois man convicted of abducting his estranged girlfriend from Kentucky and killing her along an Ohio interstate has been sentenced to receive the death penalty.

- FOX News - US

Funeral Held for Former N.Korean Prisoner Otto Warmbier

An estimated 2,500 mourners gathered Thursday to remember Otto Warmbier, the American college student who died this week after being held for nearly a year-and-a-half in a North Korean prison.In Warmbier's home state of Ohio, the mourners - among them friends and family - attended his funeral at his...

- The Chosun Ilbo - KR

US student jailed by North Korea laid to rest in Ohio

CINCINNATI , June 23 — Mourners turned out in droves to pay their final respects yesterday to Otto Warmbier, the US student imprisoned for more than a year by North Korea and sent back home in a mysterious coma that proved fatal. The...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Hometown mourners remember Otto Warmbier

Hundreds turned out in Wyoming, Ohio to say goodbye to North Korean detainee Otto Warmbier, who died shortly after he was returned to the U.S. in a coma.         

- USA TODAY - US

Man convicted of killing SWAT officer, could face execution

A man accused of fatally shooting an Ohio SWAT officer during a standoff last year has been found guilty of aggravated murder and could face the death penalty.

- FOX News - US

Thousands in Cincinnati attend memorial of American student held captive by North Korea for 17 months

Thousands gathered in suburban Cincinnati on Thursday to say goodbye to an American student who died days after returning to the United States in a coma following 17 months in captivity in North Korea. 

- Zee News - IN

Mourners celebrate life of Otto Warmbier, student detained in North Korea

Hundreds of mourners celebrated the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma.

- Stuff - NZ

Funeral Held For Former North Korean Prisoner Otto Warmbier

The American college student who died shortly after being released from a North Korean prison was laid to rest Thursday in his hometown near Cincinnati. Otto Warmbier arrived back in the U.S. last week in a coma after being held by North Korea for more than a year.

- NPR - US

American student who died after release from North Korea mourned at funeral

Otto Warmbier, an American college student who died days after North Korea released him from prison, was laid to rest in his hometown of Cincinnati.

- ABC News - US

Dakota Access Builder Now Bungling $4.2 Billion Pipeline in Ohio

Energy Transfer Partners LP is making a mess of its biggest project since the Dakota Access pipeline.

- Rigzone.com - US

Some GOP Guvs Express 'Concerns' About Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill

Former presidential candidate and Ohio Governor John Kasich said he has “deep concerns” about the new health care legislation that Senate Republicans made public Thursday, joining other GOP governors who aren’t thrilled about the Obamacare repeal bill. “I have deep concerns with details in the U.S. ...

- TPM News - US

Portman Has 'Real Concerns' About Medicaid Cuts, May Still Vote For Bill

Sen. Rob Portman criticized the Senate GOP's Obamacare repeal bill Thursday, saying he was concerned about its “Medicaid policies.” “I continue to have real concerns about the Medicaid policies in this bill, especially those that impact drug treatment at a time when Ohio is facing an opioid epidemic,” ...

- TPM News - US

Ohio State Football Recruit Wears T-Shirt: 'I Hope I Don't Get Killed for Being Black Today'

Tyreke Smith, a player attending Ohio State's football camp, made quite the impression when he showed up on the Buckeye's campus.

- Breitbart - US

Sears is closing 20 more stores — here's the full list

Joe Raedle/Getty ImagesSears Holdings is closing 20 more stores in the US, in addition to the 245 closings that had already been announced this year. The company announced the latest closures to store employees on Thursday, several workers told Business Insider. Employees say the new list of closures includes Sears ...

- Business Insider - US

Ohio community gathers to honor Otto Warmbier

Hundreds of mourners are celebrating the life of Otto Warmbier Thursday, the American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma.         

- USA TODAY - US

Ohio Senator: Otto 'had so much promise'

Ohio Senator Rob Portman attended the funeral of Otto Warmbier, who died less than a week after returning home from North Korean detention. The 22-year-old suffered massive loss of brain tissue before passing away Monday afternoon.         

- USA TODAY - US

Coal company sues John Oliver for being John Oliver

A U.S. coal company is firing back at John Oliver after the Last Week Tonight host slammed its CEO in a June 18 show. On Wednesday, Murray Energy filed suit against Oliver, HBO, and Time Warner for defamation. The lawsuit accuses Oliver of hosting a "false and malicious broadcast" and of carrying out a "meticulously planned ...

- Mashable! - US

Otto Warmbier's family hid his Jewishness to aid negotiations with North Korea

— The family of Otto Warmbier, the University of Virginia student imprisoned by North Korea who died after being sent back comatose to the United States, hid his Jewishness from the public as negotiations for his release took place, a family spokesman said. Warmbier, 22, a Cincinnati native, was traveling on a student ...

- JTA - US

Sears just quietly announced more store closures in the US

Joe Raedle/Getty ImagesSears Holdings is closing more stores in the US, in addition to the 245 closings that had already been announced this year. The company announced the latest closures to store employees on Thursday, several workers told Business Insider. Employees say the new list of closures contains 20 Sears ...

- Business Insider - US

Mourners remember U.S. student held prisoner by North Korea

Thousands of friends and family members gathered in suburban Cincinnati on Thursday to say goodbye to an American student who died days after returning to the United States in a coma following 17 months in captivity in North Korea. Otto Warmbier, 22, was arrested in the reclusive communist country while visiting as a ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

Hundreds of mourners are celebrating the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma.

- FOX News - US

The Latest: North Korea detainee mourned at Ohio funeral

The Latest on the death of a U.S. college student who was held by North Korea : 11:45 a.m.

- FOX News - US

Mourners gather for US student jailed by N. Korea

A long line of mourners waited to enter funeral services early Thursday for Otto Warmbier, the US student imprisoned in North Korea who returned home last week in a coma that proved fatal. The services were being held in his home state of Ohio, with the funeral at his former high school and burial at a Cincinnati cemetery. ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Ohio officer's partner testifies fatal shooting unnecessary

- Townhall.com - US

Rep. Tim Ryan Says Democrats Need To Start Winning Special Elections

Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan of Ohio has been critical of his party's election strategy, saying that their "brand is worse than Trump." He talks to David Greene about the way forward for Democrats.

- NPR - US

Jury in Day 4 of deliberations in police shooting retrial

CINCINNATI — Jurors have begun a fourth day of deliberations in the murder retrial of a white University of Cincinnati police officer who shot an unarmed black motorist.

- Billings Gazette - US

Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

WYOMING, Ohio — Hundreds of mourners are celebrating the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma.

- Billings Gazette - US

Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in North Korea

Hundreds of mourners gathered Thursday to celebrate the life of Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

Hundreds of mourners gathered Thursday to celebrate the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma.

- WRAL.com - US

Jurors in 3rd day of deliberations in police murder retrial

CINCINNATI " Jurors are in their third day of deliberations in the murder retrial of a white University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist.They got the case Monday afternoon and had deliberated...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

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