- Kasich's no-nos for Ohio State-Michigan: M's, pleated khakis Updated: Nov-27-15 6:06 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) is again supporting Ohio State in its rivalry against Michigan by encouraging Ohioans to avoid using the letter "M'' Saturday, when the teams meet in Ann Arbor.
- Presidential contenders differ sharply on climate, Updated: Nov-27-15 2:50 pm
WASHINGTON - Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders calls climate change the greatest threat to national security. Front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton promises to install more than 500 million solar panels across the country.
- Some key GOP activists in Ohio still wrestling with pick Updated: Nov-27-15 12:38 pm
CINCINNATI - The shopping days before the presidential nominating season begins are dwindling, leaving Republican activists in a GOP stronghold region of Ohio still checking the field's long list to choose the right candidate for them.
- NBC agrees to give time to 4 Republican candidates Updated: Nov-23-15 7:29 pm
NEW YORK - NBC agreed Monday to give four Republican presidential candidates free time on affiliates in Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina after they complained Donald Trump unfairly benefited from appearing as "Saturday Night Live" host earlier this month.
- Rubio joins field for spot in Kansas Republican caucus Updated: Nov-23-15 6:38 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Sen. Marco Rubio has filed for the Kansas Republican President caucus, making him the sixth presidential contender to file in the state.
- Rival campaign, protesters gear up as Trump hits Ohio Updated: Nov-23-15 5:38 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ahead of Donald Trump's first Ohio campaign stop Monday, supporters of Gov. John Kasich's presidential bid said that the Ohio Republican has the resume to avoid making the type of inflammatory statements that are tripping up GOP rivals who lack similar government experience.
- Excerpts from recent Wisconsin editorials Updated: Nov-23-15 1:59 pm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Nov. 19
- AP FACT CHECK: Most GOP candidates flunk climate science Updated: Nov-22-15 10:52 am
WASHINGTON - When it comes to climate science, two of the three Democratic presidential candidates are A students, while most of the Republican contenders are flunking, according to a panel of scientists who reviewed candidates' comments.
- Christie, Graham, Kasich return to New Hampshire Updated: Nov-21-15 8:28 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Republican presidential candidates Chris Christie, Lindsey Graham and John Kasich are stumping once again in New Hampshire.
- Ohio Gov. Kasich brings campaign back to South Carolina Updated: Nov-19-15 9:03 am
SPARTANBURG, South Carolina - Ohio Gov. John Kasich is bringing his Republican presidential campaign back to South Carolina this week.
- 17 candidates on Michigan's presidential primary list Updated: Nov-18-15 5:07 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Fourteen Republicans and three Democrats are on Michigan's list of presidential candidates for the March 8 primary election.
- Religion news in brief Updated: Nov-18-15 3:08 pm
US Catholic bishops: Abortion, marriage key election issues
- Bush calls for US ground forces to fight Islamic State Updated: Nov-18-15 2:42 pm
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Wednesday called for the U.S. to send more troops to the Middle East to fight the Islamic State.
- Ohio House urges Obama to halt Syrian resettlement in state Updated: Nov-17-15 4:42 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Republican-dominated Ohio House is urging President Barack Obama to halt the settlement of Syrian refugees in the state and the U.S., citing safety concerns.
- Suicide is a top cause of death but victims largely ignored Updated: Nov-17-15 8:29 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Suicide claims a life in Ohio every seven hours, yet its victims largely have been ignored by lawmakers, medical professionals and much of the public, a newspaper concluded following a nine-month investigation.
- Indiana unlikely to pick nominee, still draws candidates Updated: Nov-15-15 10:43 am
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana is unlikely to have a king-making role in the 2016 presidential primaries like it did in 2008 when President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton sought the Democratic nomination. But that doesn't mean candidates are ignoring the state.
- Ohio Democratic delegates feel confident assessing GOP field Updated: Nov-14-15 11:09 am
CINCINNATI - Some key Ohio Democrats think the colorful chase for the Republican presidential nomination will help them keep the swing state blue in the 2016 election.
- Ex-US Senator George Voinovich backs Kasich for president Updated: Nov-13-15 5:38 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Former U.S. senator and Republican ex-governor George Voinovich says he's backing Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) in the race for president.
- AP: Illinois Democratic superdelegates lining up for Clinton Updated: Nov-13-15 2:31 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois superdelegates to the Democratic National Convention next summer appear to be lining up behind Hillary Rodham Clinton for president.
- Sanders behind among Democratic insiders in home state Updated: Nov-13-15 12:39 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Bernie Sanders does not appear to be winning favorite son status among Democratic insiders in his home state.
- Thomas leads Celtics to 99-83 win over Bucks Updated: Nov-10-15 11:40 pm
MILWAUKEE - Thanks to their defense, the Boston Celtics turned a one-point lead into a rout rather quickly.
- Divided court rejects execution date for Mexican national Updated: Nov-10-15 4:10 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Supreme Court has rejected a prosecutor's request to set an execution date for a Mexican national convicted of killing four members of his girlfriend's family and sentenced to death in three of the 1991 slayings.
- Ted Cruz files for Kansas GOP caucus Updated: Nov-10-15 1:36 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Sen. Ted Cruz has filed for the Kansas Republican Presidential caucus.
- For Carson, debates have played limited role in his rise Updated: Nov-10-15 3:27 am
WASHINGTON - For some Republican presidential candidates, the party's first three primary debates have been pivotal proving grounds that have strengthened their campaigns or shaken their supporters.
- Rep. Thompson, a Democrat, supporting Clinton for president Updated: Nov-09-15 4:55 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee says he's supporting Hillary Rodham Clinton for president in 2016.