- Independent candidate joins Ohio's US Senate race Updated: May-28-16 9:21 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - An independent candidate is challenging Republican incumbent Rob Portman and Democrat Ted Strickland in Ohio's U.S. Senate race.
- 3 Ohioans considered VP possibilities this year Updated: May-22-16 1:00 pm
CINCINNATI - Ohio's starring role as a presidential swing state could also earn supporting roles for state politicians on this year's presidential tickets.
- Acting US attorney in northern Ohio nominated to keep job Updated: May-19-16 12:57 am
CLEVELAND - The acting U.S. attorney for northern Ohio has been nominated to keep that job as the region's top federal prosecutor.
- King amendment calls for loan forgiveness for veterans Updated: May-19-16 12:23 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Maine Sen. Angus King has introduced an amendment he says would help veterans more easily get student loan forgiveness.
- GOP, Democrats cast Biden's Ohio visit in different lights Updated: May-18-16 5:28 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Democrats say Vice President Joe Biden's Wednesday visit to Ohio was about the economy, but Republicans suggest the stop in a key battleground state was political.
- Koch group puts another $2.2 million into Ohio's Senate race Updated: May-17-16 8:38 am
WASHINGTON - Political groups backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch are spending $7.7 million on television and online advertising in the Ohio Senate race - part of a broader plan to focus on the Republican-led Senate instead of the presidential race.
- Ohio's Republican US senator hopeful on anti-drug bill Updated: May-16-16 2:38 pm
CINCINNATI - Ohio's Republican U.S. senator said Monday he expects the nation's opioid abuse crisis to transcend election-year politics as Congress tries to work out compromise legislation on the problem.
- House, Senate hope to craft quick anti-drug abuse compromise Updated: May-13-16 11:18 am
WASHINGTON - Congress is ready to start crafting compromise legislation addressing the nation's opioid abuse crisis, which should be an easier lift than other issues facing lawmakers. The reason: Both parties have an election-year incentive to show they're tackling a problem that is killing people in America's biggest cities and smallest towns.
- Treasury rejects plan to slash Teamsters pension benefits Updated: May-06-16 6:00 pm
WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department on Friday rejected an effort by the Teamsters Central States Pension Plan to cut benefits for 270,000 retired workers starting in July.
- Ohio Democrats happy about Trump as presumptive GOP nominee Updated: May-05-16 6:33 pm
CINCINNATI - Ohio Democrats are happy for businessman Donald Trump - that is, happy for the prospect of the brash presumptive Republican presidential nominee topping the opposition ticket in November.
- Ex-challenger supports Ohio Democratic nominee for US Senate Updated: May-03-16 7:08 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Cincinnati city councilman who lost to former Gov. Ted Strickland in Ohio's Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate nomination is now endorsing his former rival.
- Card servicing company to add nearly 200 jobs by year's end Updated: May-03-16 12:30 am
HAMILTON, Ohio - A credit card servicing company expects to add nearly 200 jobs this year at its growing new operation in southwest Ohio.