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US Chamber makes early entrance into 2016 Senate contests

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is jumping in early to help Republicans hang onto control of the Senate in 2016, and going immediately on the attack.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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Panel picking Cleveland police commission to be announced

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials are set to announce who will serve on a selection panel that will pick members of a community police commission that is a key provision in Cleveland police department reforms.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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Ohio officials call for funding to combat human trafficking

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown is joining with officials in the Toledo area who asking for funding to combat human trafficking to northwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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Authorities: Boy, 16, dies while swimming in Cleveland lake

PARMA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 16-year-old high school junior died while swimming at a suburban Cleveland lake.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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Police suspect 3 juveniles hit cars with rocks on Ohio road

PICKERINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say three juveniles are suspected of pelting cars with rocks on a central Ohio highway, damaging vehicles and creating dangerous circumstances for drivers.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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7 die in Ohio crashes over long holiday weekend

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Seven people were killed in crashes on Ohio roads over the four-day Fourth of July holiday period.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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Corn-filled pipes prompt partial closures at Port Columbus airport

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are investigating how two pipes filled with corn ended up at a central Ohio airport, prompting partial closures and several delayed flights.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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Police: Body found in Ohio River likely capsized boat victim

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities believe they have recovered the body of one of the three people who have been missing since a pontoon boat capsized in the Ohio River over the weekend.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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