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Methamphetamine spill sickens officers, closes Ohio jail

GREENVILLE, Ohio -- A methamphetamine spill has sickened sheriff's deputies and temporarily closed a jail in western Ohio.

April 19, 2018 12:50 pm


Ohio

Police: Passer-by catches child falling from porch roof

SANDUSKY, Ohio -- Police say a passer-by caught a small child who fell from the roof of a porch at an Ohio home.

April 19, 2018 12:50 pm


Ohio

Bug in online system puts school testing on pause

Standardized testing has been placed on hold at some Ohio schools over login issues with the online system.

April 18, 2018 2:40 pm


Ohio

Suspect arrested in Nevada in Paulding County slaying

A man charged with the murder of a woman in Paulding, Ohio, Sunday was arrested Tuesday during a traffic stop in Carlin, Nevada, the...

April 17, 2018 5:27 pm


Ohio

Cleanup begins after western Lake Erie's waves swamps shore

Residents along western Lake Erie's shoreline in Ohio and Michigan are cleaning up from flooding.

April 17, 2018 11:00 am


Ohio

Online charter school files another appeal in funding case

An Ohio online charter school that was one of the nation's largest before it suspended operations amid a legal fight with the state is...

April 17, 2018 11:00 am


Ohio

Convicted ex-high school athlete wants off sex offender list

A judge will decide whether a man convicted as a juvenile of raping a 16-year-old girl during an alcohol-fueled party should be removed...

April 16, 2018 1:10 pm


Ohio

Ohio continues to add to number of certified police agencies

The state could have communicated better with Ohio police departments early on about a new certification process created in the wake of...

April 15, 2018 12:00 pm


Ohio

Body found in Ohio in 1981 identified as Ark. woman

TROY, Ohio -- A body that was discovered in a ditch along an Ohio roadway 37 years ago has been identified as an Arkansas woman.

April 12, 2018 12:50 pm


Ohio

Pharmacy benefits manager to lay off 400 workers

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The country's biggest pharmacy benefits manager says it will close its Columbus, Ohio, operation and lay off more than...

April 12, 2018 12:50 pm


Ohio

Boehner supports legal marijuana

CINCINNATI – Former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner said Wednesday he has had a change of heart on marijuana and will promote its...

April 12, 2018 1:00 am


Ohio

Former US House speaker to promote legalizing marijuana

CINCINNATI -- Former U.S. House Speaker John Boehner said Wednesday he has had a change of heart on marijuana and will promote its...

April 11, 2018 5:40 pm


Ohio

Ohio court considers lawsuit about concussions

The lawyer for the widow of a former University of Notre Dame football player has told the Ohio Supreme Court a lawsuit about the effect of...

April 11, 2018 11:40 am


Ohio

Sentence for stolen life ring: Life Savers and water safety

A teenager who removed a life preserver ring from a park has been sentenced to spend four Saturdays distributing Life Savers to visitors...

April 11, 2018 11:40 am


Ohio

Dad of Parkland victim backs proposed Ohio gun law changes

The father of a girl killed in the Parkland, Florida, school massacre has joined Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sihk) in supporting bipartisan...

April 10, 2018 5:00 pm