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Records: Overdose antidote given more than 12,600 times

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Department of Public Safety records indicate a drug overdose antidote that can help save addicts on the brink of death was administered more than 12,600 times around the state last year.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Ohio's December unemployment rate increases to 4.7 percent

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state's unemployment rate was up in December compared to the previous month even as the number of jobs in Ohio increased.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Cleveland-area judges to review how grand juries operate

CLEVELAND (AP) — The presiding judge in the county that includes Cleveland says he's appointed two fellow jurists to lead a committee to study whether the county's grand juries can operate more efficiently.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Zoo euthanizes cheetah featured in National Geographic show

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo says a 15-year-old cheetah once featured on a National Geographic special has been euthanized.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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NE Ohio family claims 2nd million-dollar Powerball prize

CLEVELAND (AP) — Four people from a Cleveland-area family have claimed the second of three million-dollar prizes won in Ohio in the drawing for a $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Prosecutor ordered to pay Ohio newspaper $25K in legal fees

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio prosecutor has been ordered to pay more than $25,000 to a newspaper for its legal costs in challenging his decision to withhold a 911 dispatcher's recorded call to a murder suspect.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Slain Ohio police dog's partner may get new K-9 from Texas

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio officer whose police dog died after being shot during a burglary investigation will visit Texas in search of a new K-9 partner.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Ex-Ohio officer to appear in court on sexual assault charges

CLEVELAND (AP) — A former policeman in suburban Cleveland has pleaded not guilty to charges that include rape, menacing by stalking and misuse of a law enforcement database.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 January 2016

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