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Ohio couple charged after baby dies from ingesting heroin

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio couple whose 11-month-old son died from ingesting heroin have been charged with involuntary manslaughter and child endangering.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 September 2015

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Dayton man admits raping child, hiring hit man to kill victim

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio man has pleaded guilty to raping a child and then trying to hire a hit man to kill the victim and the victim's father.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 September 2015

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Officials try again to auction historic Ohio home

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — Officials in a central Ohio county are trying again to find somebody who wants to buy a huge historic house that dates back nearly 200 years.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 September 2015

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State obesity rates hold steady; 30 pct or more in 22 states

NEW YORK (AP) — New government data shows that in most states, the rate of adult obesity is not moving.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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ACLU backs pot issue on Ohio ballot; police group opposes

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio proposal to legalize marijuana has drawn support from the state's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union and opposition from a major law enforcement group.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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Tire went off edge of road in crash that killed 2 women

BASALT, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say two women found dead in an SUV submerged in the Fryingpan River went off the road in the area of a large drop-off near Basalt before dropping 70 feet into the water.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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Ohio man who police say confessed to slaying gets $1M bond

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge has set a $1 million bond for a man who authorities say walked into a Cleveland police district station last week and confessed to fatally stabbing his wife during an argument.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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Boy testifies at sentencing in salmonella-peanut butter case

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — A 10-year-old boy sickened by peanut butter and relatives of women who died asked a federal judge Monday to impose a stiff punishment on a former peanut executive whose food was blamed for poisoning them and hundreds of others.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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