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Court indefinitely suspends ex-judge’s law license COLUMBUS (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has indefinitely suspended the law license of a ...

December 28th, 2017 |  


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Church stuns workers with $3,500 tipCELINA (AP) — Employees of a Waffle House restaurant have received a huge tip of over $3,500 from Ohio churc...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Capital sets grim record with 140 homicides

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio’s capital city set a grim record Tuesday with its 140th homicide this year, passing the previous high of 139 logged i...

December 26th, 2017 |  



Turnpike plans alerts system for tech-connected cars

BEREA (AP) — Officials are planning a new system of travel alert information for part of the Ohio Turnpike near Cleveland with an eye toward a d...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Survey: Problem gamblers doubled after casinos

COLUMBUS (AP) — The percentage of Ohioans deemed problem gamblers has doubled since the implementation of racinos and casinos five years ago, ac...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Ohio seeks technology ideas to solve national opioid crisis

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Ohio launched an $8 million effort Wednesday to attract ideas for using technology to solve the national opioid addiction cr...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Judge: Inmate drug reaction wasn’t enough to stop execution

COLUMBUS (AP) — Descriptions of the repeated rising and falling of an inmate’s stomach weren’t enough to stop his execution under cu...

September 21st, 2017 |  


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Man arrested in slayingYOUNGSTOWN — A judge in Ohio has set bond at $1 million for a man accused of fatally shooting the father of his 3-week-ol...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Bill would reduce penalty on concealed-carry gun notice

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are looking at cutting the penalties for concealed-carry permit holders who don’t tell police that th...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Prosecutor: No charges for mom of child who died in hot car

By LISA CORNWELLCINCINNATI (AP) — The mother of a 15-month-old girl who died after the woman left her inside a car as she worked in a nearby off...

September 21st, 2017 |