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Auto workers sceptical of Trump but hopeful for tougher trade policy

Donald Trump's vow to cancel or renegotiate US trade agreements helped him win votes from union members in key states. But auto workers in Toledo, Ohio, remain wary.

Islamic State claims Ohio uni attacker was "soldier" of the group

The Islamic State extremist group Tuesday claimed as a member the student who injured 11 people in a car and knife attack at Ohio State University the previous day.

Man rams car into pedestrians, stabs bystanders at Ohio university

Authorities have identified a man who rammed a car into pedestrians and then used a butcher knife to attack others before being shot dead by police on a university campus in the mid-western US state of Ohio on Monday.

Trump's targets in Ohio: Clinton, the establishment and the media

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's rally in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio was packed and passionate. He blasted his opponent and directed his fury at the media. A short distance away, President Barack Obama was Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's surrogate for the day, stealing some of Trump's thunder.

Verdict in Ohio from Women for Trump: Clinton was smug, Trump shone

Women for Trump, a group that formed about two months ago over the perception that women voters were not behind the candidate, are keeping the faith in Trumbull County, Ohio. On debate night it was policy issues, not Trump's sex talk, they wanted to hear about.

Cilic beats Murray to win first Masters title; Kerber ranking bid falls short in Cincinnati

A pair of Rio Olympic medallists failed to fire in the Cincinnati Masters finals on Sunday, with Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber going down in upset losses.

Murray reaches final; Kerber ready to seize top WTA ranking

Andy Murray wrapped up a 6-3, 6-3 semi-final defeat of Milos Raonic on Saturday to beat the rain which delayed the match between Marin Cilic and Grigor Dimitrov at the Cincinnati Masters.

Murray extends win streak with Cincinnati victory over Tomic

Andy Murray set up a re-run of the Wimbledon final as he dispatched Bernard Tomic 6-4, 6-4 on Friday to move into the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters.

Murray notches 600th win in sentimental Cincinnati

A motivated Andy Murray notched the 600th victory of his career with a 6-3, 6-2 defeat of Kevin Anderson which ended Thursday's upset jinx at the Cincinnati Masters.

Croatian Coric ambushes depleted Nadal in Cincinnati

Injured and aching Rafal Nadal limped out of the Cincinnati Masters in the third round on Thursday a 6-1, 6-3 victim of teenaged Borna Coric.

Murray paces top nine seeds at Cincinnati

Andy Murray made a fast adjustment from his gold medal Rio Olympic playground as he led the top nine men's seeds into the third round of the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday.

Swede Bjorkman to join Team Cilic as coach

Croatian tennis ace Marin Cilic, competing this week at the Cincinnati Masters, has added former Swedish great Jonas Bjorkman to his team as a replacement for departed coach Goran Ivanisevic.

"I'm with you," Trump promises as he accepts Republican nomination

Donald Trump declared himself a champion of the American people as he claimed the Republican Party's presidential nomination at the party convention in Cleveland, Ohio late Thursday and looked forward to a November contest against Democrat Hillary Clinton.

Trump's Rust Belt strategy - an opening for unconventional candidate?

Donald Trump is an unconventional Republican, and supporters believe his appeal to working-class voters can open up new ground for the Republican Party in November elections.

Cruz booed for not backing Trump as party division remains open sore

US Senator Ted Cruz was loudly booed by the Republican National Convention on Wednesday as he declined to endorse the party's nominee and his former rival Donald Trump.

Melania Trump's speech writer apologizes for plagiarism

A speech writer for Melania Trump apologized Wednesday for passages in a speech to the Republican National Convention that appeared to have been lifted from a speech by First Lady Michelle Obama.

Republicans nominate Donald Trump for president

The Republican Party nominates Donald Trump as its presidential candidate at a party convention in Cleveland, Ohio.

Trump backs wife after Melania seems to lift Michelle Obama's words

Donald Trump's wife Melania appeared to take liberal inspiration from a 2008 speech by first lady Michelle Obama for her own address to the US Republican convention.

"We're going to win so big," Trump tells Republican convention

Donald Trump made a surprise appearance on the first night of the Republican Party convention Monday, one day before he was to be formally nominated as the party's presidential candidate.

Republicans look to unveil a more human Trump at convention

Republicans are seeking to reintroduce presidential candidate Donald Trump to voters across the United States, as the conservative party kicked off its convention Monday.