Some democrats, including at least two Ohio members of Congress, plan to boycott Tuesday’s scheduled speech to a joint session of Congress by Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu.
The Department of Defense says a soldier from Columbus and a Naval Reservist from Reynoldsburg were killed in a suicide car bomb in Kabul on Tuesday.
Funeral services are scheduled today for the southern Ohio soldier who was among the five killed in whatâ€™s being described as friendly fire in Afghanistan.
A cousin says a 25-year-old soldier from southern Ohio was one of five American troops killed this week during an airstrike in southern Afghanistan.
The deployment comes as President Obama says he wants to keep about 10,000 troops in Afghanistan through the end of this year, then remove nearly all of the troops by 2017.
The U.S. Army says an Ohio soldier based at Fort Campbell has died in Afghanistan after being wounded when a rocket propelled grenade struck his vehicle.
Ohio State University will use a $250,000 donation to launch a program offering free legal services to military veterans.
The county is using a federal grant to train veterans in disaster psychology, urban rescue, first-aid, and fire safety.
The Department of Defense says Staff Sgt. Wesley Williams from New Carlisle from killed in Kandahar province on Monday.
The Army has dropped a murder charge, but added others, including steroid use, against a soldier accused in a deadly shooting rampage in Afghanistan.
Ohio’s Adjutant General says the three Central Ohio natives were killed by an improvised explosive device.