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Ohio State wants to create arts district

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University wants to invest as much as $200 million over the next decade to create an arts district with a goal of helping make Columbus a world-class arts destination.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 December 2013

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Police identify man killed by officers near Dayton

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in a city north of Dayton have identified the man who was killed by an officer during a downtown shootout over the weekend.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 December 2013

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SW Ohio Democrat may enter race for governor

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati-area Democrat is ready to decide whether he'll enter the race for Ohio governor.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 December 2013

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Ohio veterans face Tuesday deadline for bonuses

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Military veterans who served during the Persian Gulf War era have until Tuesday to claim Ohio bonuses of up to $1,500.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2013

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GOP governors defend edge over Democrats in 2014

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republicans swept into governorships on a tea-party fueled wave of discontent four years ago, taking over statehouses long governed by Democrats with promises of conservative economic and social policy makeovers.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2013

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Ohio AG urges tamper-resistant generic painkillers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general has joined his counterparts in 41 states to urge the federal government to require manufacturers of generic prescription pain relievers to develop tamper-resistant versions of their products.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2013

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Vouchers can help Ohioans with higher GED test fee

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohioans without high school diplomas will have to pay more next year to take a test for an equivalency certificate but can receive vouchers toward that expense if they get career counseling beforehand.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2013

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Widow says 'Move Over' law for drivers good step

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The widow of a road crew worker killed two years ago on the Ohio Turnpike says a new law requiring drivers to slow down and shift lanes if possible for construction and maintenance vehicles is a good start.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2013

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