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Ohio State faculty seek to educate about animals on campus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As Ohio State University students travel through campus on the way to classes, football games or other events, they most likely are unaware that they are following in the footsteps— or paw prints, slither trails and flight paths —of any number of creatures.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 September 2015

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Turtle believed to be more than 100 years old found on farm

NEW BEDFORD, Ohio (AP) — A box turtle believed to be more than 100 years old was found alive in a cornfield on an Ohio farm.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 September 2015

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Man dies in apparent drowning at central Ohio pond

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man apparently drowned while swimming in a pond at a central Ohio apartment complex.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 September 2015

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Cleveland police close freeway to detonate pipe bomb

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say a freeway near downtown Cleveland had to be closed for several hours to allow the Cleveland police bomb squad to detonate a pipe bomb discovered in a car during a traffic stop.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 September 2015

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Ohio University partners with Columbus community college

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio University is partnering with a Columbus community college to expand degree offerings in central Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 September 2015

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Government shutdown threat creates anxiety at military base

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Uncertainty about a federal government shutdown has created anxiety for employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 September 2015

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2 SW Ohio abortion clinics face closure after state action

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two embattled abortion clinics in southwest Ohio may be forced to close after state health officials said Friday they had failed to meet the criteria to receive required variances.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 September 2015

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Boehner's decision to leave the House surprises constituents

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — People in the Ohio district that House Speaker John Boehner has represented for decades are stunned by his decision to step down, nearly 35 years after he first won election there as township trustee.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 September 2015

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