Ohio News

Census: More Ohioans living in poverty

1:55 PM, Oct 29, 2013

A U.S. Census report shows there are more Ohioans living in poverty than before the Great Recession.

Sandy: A year later at Cleveland's marinas

11:37 AM, Oct 29, 2013

A year later, Cleveland's marinas are back to normal.

LIST | Ohio's most haunted locations

7:58 AM, Oct 29, 2013

Chris Woodyard, author of the 'Haunted Ohio' books, reveals her list of Ohio's 10 most haunted locations.

Sheriff: Escaped Ohio inmate dies after car crash

8:21 PM, Oct 28, 2013

Pickaway County Sheriff Robert Radcliff says David L. Payne of Lynchburg was thrown from the car.

No charges in alleged sex assault caught in viral photo

4:38 PM, Oct 28, 2013

A prosecutor says a grand jury decided not to charge anyone in an alleged sexual assault near Ohio University that was photographed and filmed by witnesses.

Kent | Three arrested for multiple armed robberies Sunday

3:23 PM, Oct 28, 2013

Police arrested men from Cleveland Heights, Euclid and Cleveland in multiple armed robberies Sunday night

Ohio offers veterans posts legal gaming option

3:01 PM, Oct 28, 2013

Ohio Lottery has developed a video-style game alternative to illegal electronic raffle games offered by veterans and fraternal posts

Condemned Ohio killer seeks lethal drug challenge

1:15 PM, Oct 28, 2013

A condemned Ohio killer facing execution next month for raping and killing a 3-year-old girl wants to challenge the state's new lethal injection drug policy.

WATCH | 'Lady in Pink' haunts courthouse in Wooster

12:30 PM, Oct 28, 2013

Murder in the courtroom is said to be the reason the "Lady in Pink" walks hallways of the Wayne County Courthouse

Ohio State student sues police, alleges beating

12:13 PM, Oct 28, 2013

Student filed a federal civil rights lawsuit accusing Columbus police of brutally beating him over a littering violation

70 mph limit in Ohio hasn't led to more tickets

8:21 AM, Oct 28, 2013

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says its troopers have written fewer tickets on some stretches of highway where the speed limit was bumped to 70 mph earlier this year.

Ohio gas prices take dip: See lowest near you

4:50 AM, Oct 28, 2013

Ohio gas prices have taken a big dip after two straight weeks of increases.

Ohio grant recipients fell short of job promises

4:05 AM, Oct 28, 2013

A newspaper investigation of Ohio's public job-creation efforts has found companies receiving state money failed to bring thousands of promised positions.

Summit addresses issues facing Great Lakes

6:44 PM, Oct 27, 2013

This year's summit is titled "Our Water, Our Future."

Governors of Ohio, Ky. debate health care law

4:26 PM, Oct 27, 2013

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is criticizing the rocky rollout of the federal health care overhaul

Is there a haunted railcar in Cleveland?

10:11 AM, Oct 27, 2013

Did you know some believe there is a haunted railcar in Cleveland?

Ohio State fans name baby daughter Scarlet Gray

9:48 AM, Oct 27, 2013

A couple who root for Ohio State say they've made sure their baby daughter embraces their football allegiance

Saturday's winning Powerball numbers

10:11 PM, Oct 26, 2013

Winning Powerball numbers for Saturday, October 26, 2013

Ohio GOP Senate leaders want income tax cut

10:46 AM, Oct 26, 2013

Republican leaders in the Ohio Senate want savings from a Medicaid program expansion to finance a 4 percent state income tax cut.

Friday's winning Mega Millions numbers

10:35 PM, Oct 25, 2013

Winning Mega Millions numbers for Friday, October 25, 2013

Ohio bill taps open-container law to get development brewing

10:35 AM, Oct 25, 2013

Better known for loosening inhibitions, booze may soon be used to lubricate the wheels of economic development in some Ohio communities.

John Glenn to deliver eulogy for Scott Carpenter

6:53 PM, Oct 24, 2013

John Glenn will deliver the eulogy at the funeral for Scott Carpenter, the second American to orbit the Earth.

ACLU, Ohio city reach deal over sidewalk messages

5:31 PM, Oct 24, 2013

The American Civil Liberties Union and a northwest Ohio city have reached a temporary deal over the city's ban on sidewalk messages.

Former Ohio doctor guilty in expectant mom's death

12:07 PM, Oct 24, 2013

Former Ohio doctor has pleaded guilty in the heroin death of an expectant mother who died after answering a Craigslist ad

Ohio Senator Portman urges stop to 'Obamacare'

11:32 AM, Oct 24, 2013

Ohio U.S. senator says website woes more evidence that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul should be halted

Traverse City mayor charged with drunken driving

11:22 AM, Oct 24, 2013

Mayor is seeking a second two-year term in the Nov. 5 election

Ohio, NC, Conn. tussle over bragging rights to 1st flight

11:04 AM, Oct 24, 2013

Ohio and North Carolina are drawing a line on the tarmac in the debate over who was the first to fly

Ohio board recommends no mercy for girl's killer

10:35 AM, Oct 24, 2013

 The Ohio Parole Board has recommended against mercy for a condemned killer facing execution next month under the state's new, untested lethal injection process.

Ohio's largest counties sending fewer to prison

9:45 AM, Oct 24, 2013

An analysis of state prison records by shows the number of people sent to prison in Cuyahoga is way down.

$14K donated to fountain change theft suspect

8:06 PM, Oct 23, 2013

More than $14,000 has been donated online to help a western Ohio woman who said she stole change from a courthouse fountain to buy food and was charged with petty theft.