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Police: Officer on paid leave after fatal shooting

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northeast Ohio say a police officer fatally shot a man who fought with officers who tried to arrest him.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Central Ohio sees uptick in serious flu cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hospitals in central Ohio say they're already seeing serious and sometimes life-threatening cases of the flu this year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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5-year-old boy dies in Ohio from gunshot to face

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police are continuing to investigate the death of a 5-year-old boy shot in the face in southwest Ohio in what police say may have been an accidental shooting.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Health checks wrap up for some Ohio Ebola contacts

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Monitoring is ending for one group of Ohioans who were being watched for potential Ebola symptoms as officials continue to check on the health of certain travelers returning to the state from West Africa.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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VA medical center to highlight health care

CINCINNATI (AP) — Health care services that military service members may receive from the battlefield to their return home will be featured at a Veterans Affairs medical center program this week in Cincinnati.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Ohio officials seize illegally poached ginseng

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio wildlife officials have confiscated more than 60 pounds of wild ginseng this fall as it cracks down on those involved in illegally poaching and selling the expensive root found in southeastern Ohio woodlands.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Police: Ohio girl, 3, shot by 4-year-old brother

 

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 3-year-old Ohio girl is in critical condition after being shot in the head by her 4-year-old brother, who found a gun in a dresser.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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Technical issue slows early voting in central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bandwidth shortage caused a temporary slowdown at an early voting center in central Ohio, where dozens of residents were lined up to vote before Election Day.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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