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Ohio pair in court on charges of locking up, abusing kids

ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — A husband and wife from northeastern Ohio are due in court on charges that they kept three of their adopted children locked in bedrooms and abused them.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Springfield man charged with selling heroin to overdose victim

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury in west-central Ohio has indicted a man on a charge of involuntary manslaughter for allegedly selling heroin to a person who then suffered a fatal overdose.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Central Ohio to get new 380 area code in existing 614 region

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Central Ohioans will see a new 380 area code introduced because the available phone numbers for the existing 614 code are expected to run out next year.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Lawyer: Filing blaming boy for his own death was insulting

CLEVELAND (AP) — The mother of a 12-year-old who had a pellet gun when he was fatally shot by Cleveland police said Tuesday that the city was disrespectful of her son by suggesting he died as a result of his own actions.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Ohio agency reports more than 21,000 jobs created in 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's privatized economic development office reports that it created more than 21,000 jobs last year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Ohio crash kills good Samaritan helping injured pedestrian

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A man was fatally run over as he helped a woman who had just been struck by a different car and knocked into a snow bank as she walked along an icy Ohio road, police said.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Ohio man sentenced to life for killing neighbor

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has sentenced a northeastern Ohio man to life in prison for fatally shooting a neighbor last summer over what authorities said was a long-brewing dispute.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Cleveland spending $500,000 as host of rock hall induction

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland will spend $500,000 toward the cost of hosting the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 30th annual induction ceremony on April 18.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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