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Patrol: Speed wasn't factor when cruiser hit man

MARIETTA, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol has determined speed wasn't a factor when a southeast Ohio sheriff's deputy in a cruiser fatally struck a pedestrian while responding to an emergency call.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 November 2014

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Vehicle hits, kills 6-year-old checking mailbox

 

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — Ohio state troopers say a 6-year-old boy was fatally struck by a vehicle after crossing a road to check his grandparents' mailbox.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 November 2014

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Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A lawmaker in Ohio wants stores in the state to pay triple wages for employees who work on Thanksgiving — an effort that comes as Macy's, the holiday's quintessential retailer, is allowing its workers to choose whether to work that day.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 November 2014

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'Friendsgiving' offers holiday minus family drama

COLUMBUS (AP) — What if you could have a heaping helping of Thanksgiving dinner without a side of family drama?

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 November 2014

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Man dead, 7-year-old girl hurt in SE Ohio shooting

GRAYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff says a 7-year-old girl suffered a gunshot wound to the head and a 66-year-old man died after a shooting at a southeast Ohio property.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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Vigil planned for 5 killed in Cleveland home

CLEVELAND (AP) — A prayer vigil has been planned to honor five people slain in a Cleveland home over the weekend.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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Bills set to host Browns despite stadium damage

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills president Russ Brandon expects Ralph Wilson Stadium to be "100 percent operational" in time to host the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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Teens punished for prank on autistic classmate

CLEVELAND (AP) — Three teens who admitted to dumping urine, tobacco and spit on a 15-year-old autistic classmate during an ice bucket prank were ordered Monday to do community service and write apology letters to the victim and his family.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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