- 20-year sentence for driver who was high during fatal crash Updated: May-05-16 3:39 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A driver who was high on marijuana when he caused a head-on collision that killed a woman and her daughter and injured two others has been sentenced to serve two decades in prison.
- Ohio high court won't hear appeal over man's declawed bobcat Updated: May-05-16 12:23 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal in a legal fight over whether the owner of a 26-pound domesticated, declawed bobcat is subject to the state's tightened laws on owning dangerous wild animals.
- Ohio seizes tigers, chimp, other exotic animals from farm Updated: May-04-16 6:30 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The state seized five tigers and five other animals from a northeast Ohio farm Wednesday, saying it hasn't met the requirements of a law cracking down on exotic animal ownership.
- Court sides with ex-school board member in meetings case Updated: May-03-16 4:33 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a former central Ohio school board member who says his colleagues violated state open meetings laws while exchanging emails.
- 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.
- Columbus bans non-essential worker travel to North Carolina Updated: May-03-16 3:36 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Columbus has passed a plan barring city employees from traveling to North Carolina on non-essential business in a show of support for the transgender community.
- Columbus adds public shuttle between airport, downtown Updated: May-03-16 12:25 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Travelers flying in and out of Columbus now can take a public shuttle service between the airport and downtown.
- Parties ask to revisit AEP, FirstEnergy deals in Ohio Updated: May-02-16 4:40 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Energy and environmental groups are among those asking Ohio regulators to reconsider two deals that allow utility companies to impose short-term rate increases to subsidize some older coal-fired and nuclear power plants.
- No new info released on threats vs. relatives in 8 slayings Updated: May-02-16 2:52 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Authorities investigating the slayings of eight family members in southern Ohio have no new information to indicate whether there's an ongoing threat to the victims' relatives, the state's attorney general said Monday.
- Report: High concentration of suburban poverty in Columbus Updated: May-01-16 10:26 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A new report on poverty in Ohio found that Columbus has the state's greatest concentration of suburban poor.
- The Latest: 2nd funeral underway in Ohio shooting massacre Updated: Apr-30-16 3:43 pm
PIKETON, Ohio - The Latest on the shooting massacre in rural Ohio (all times local):
- Prosecutors: man with HIV used dirty needle to tattoo girl Updated: Apr-30-16 2:10 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Prosecutors in Ohio have charged an HIV positive man who they say used the same needle to give himself and his stepdaughter tattoos.
- 2 shot during fight over Corvette Updated: Apr-30-16 6:26 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Police in Columbus are investigating after they say two men were shot during a scuffle over a Corvette.
- Sanders campaign drops lawsuit after Ohio young-voter ruling Updated: Apr-29-16 7:10 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' campaign says it is dismissing its federal complaint against Ohio's elections chief over a policy related to the state's youngest primary voters.
- Ohio's top utility regulator to leave job for private sector Updated: Apr-29-16 5:02 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio's top utility regulator resigned on Friday, marking the fourth departure from the job since Gov. John Kasich was elected in 2010.
- Authorities: Deputies shoot, kill dog that attacked K-9 Updated: Apr-29-16 4:17 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Authorities say sheriff's deputies shot and killed a dog that attacked a police K-9 during a community event in Columbus.
- Teen gets prison in unintentional Columbus fatal shooting Updated: Apr-29-16 4:16 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A 17-year-old boy is heading to prison in the 2014 unintentional shooting that left a teenage girl dead in Columbus.
- Ohio Republicans meeting for reorganization, convention Updated: Apr-29-16 12:20 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio Republicans are gathering in the Columbus area for a state party organizational session and a meeting of their delegation to this summer's national convention in Cleveland.
- 8 advance to interviews for Ohio's schools superintendent Updated: Apr-28-16 4:59 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Superintendents, consultants, academics, administrators and former education advisers to governors are among eight contenders chosen Thursday to advance to the interview stage in the search for a new leader for Ohio's public schools.
- Ex-cop to plead guilty in scheme to steal up to $250K Updated: Apr-28-16 10:01 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A longtime Ohio policeman accused of conspiring with another officer to falsely obtain search warrants and keep up to $250,000 in cash and property seized in drug investigations will plead guilty to federal charges under an agreement with prosecutors.
- Data: Crashes rise where traffic cameras were turned off Updated: Apr-28-16 6:12 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A newspaper reports that early indications are that crashes have risen since Columbus turned off its traffic cameras amid continuing legal and legislative battles over their use.
- Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals Updated: Apr-27-16 11:29 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Two closely watched energy deals in Ohio allowing two utility companies to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them.
- Ohio patients push ballot over bill for medical marijuana Updated: Apr-27-16 3:47 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Patients and their families who are backing a medical marijuana ballot issue in Ohio said Wednesday that the proposed constitutional amendment offers a quicker and more effective way for them to get relief than legislation.
- Ohio man shoots, wounds own son, mistakes him for intruder Updated: Apr-27-16 2:11 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Police say an Ohio man shot and wounded his own son after mistaking him for an intruder.
- Ohio National Guardsman sentenced in funeral honors theft Updated: Apr-24-16 12:01 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A non-commissioned officer in the Ohio National Guard has been ordered to repay nearly $11,000 after being convicted of falsely claiming travel expenses for participating in military funeral honors details.