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8 indicted in Ohio drug-trafficking investigation

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury has indicted eight individuals after a drug-trafficking investigation resulted in the seizure of more than $1 million in drugs in northern Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2015

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US-born Sumatran rhino in Indonesia on mating mission

 

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A U.S.-born Sumatran rhino arrived in his ancestral home of Indonesia on Sunday, making the long journey from Cincinnati, Ohio, on a mission to mate to help save his critically endangered species from extinction.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 November 2015

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Proposed Medicaid cuts worry Ohio families in need of care

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Families are scrambling after the Ohio Department of Medicaid proposal to reduce or eliminate funding for its nursing services in the coming months.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 November 2015

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Kasich signs bill overhauling oversight of charter schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill overhauling the state's embattled charter-school system with new performance, accountability and reporting requirements was signed into law Sunday by Ohio Gov. John Kasich.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 November 2015

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Ohio could see over 1,100 pot retailers under ballot issue

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans could buy marijuana, pot-infused candies and other related products from potentially 1,100-plus retail stores around the state if voters approve a legalization measure on Tuesday's ballots.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 November 2015

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Ohio bill seeks open review when officers use deadly force

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bipartisan proposal in Ohio seeks to provide a more transparent investigative process when a law enforcement officer fatally shoots another person.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 November 2015

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Customers chip in to help ill Ohio restaurant owner

HUDSON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio restaurant owner who's missing months of work after undergoing a kidney transplant says dozens of his regular customers are pitching in to keep his pizza place running.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 November 2015

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Governor sets special elections to fill Boehner vacancy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A special election to fill the Ohio congressional seat vacated by former House Speaker John Boehner will be held June 7.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 November 2015

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