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GOP gleeful over Democrats' midterm woes in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democrats appear poised to lose every statewide election in battleground Ohio this fall — most of them badly. The prospect is fueling Republican arguments headed into the next presidential election that voter support in a key bellwether state telegraphs national approval for GOP policies.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 October 2014

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No injuries in Ohio pipeline fire; cause unknown

CAMERON, Ohio (AP) — Officials say no one was injured when a pipeline in southeast Ohio carrying a toxic substance produced during natural gas and oil processing caught fire Tuesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 October 2014

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Cleveland to recycle 270 surrendered firearms

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials in northeast Ohio plan to melt down hundreds of firearms and recycle them into steel.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 October 2014

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Ohio council praises Dallas nurse who had Ebola

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The city council in Amber Vinson's Ohio hometown is praising the Dallas nurse for demonstrating courage and professionalism in handling her Ebola diagnosis and treatment and the widespread attention it has brought her.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 October 2014

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New charges in drug, gun case in central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio and U.S. authorities have announced new charges in an investigation into gang-related homicides and drug dealing dating back a decade.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 October 2014

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Nurse who had Ebola will be released from hospital

ATLANTA (AP) — A Dallas nurse who was being treated for Ebola will be released from an Atlanta hospital Tuesday after tests showed she's virus-free, a hospital spokeswoman said.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 October 2014

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Nuclear plant in Ohio again making electricity

PERRY, Ohio (AP) — A nuclear power plant in northeast Ohio has resumed making electricity after automatically shutting down a week ago during a routine maintenance procedure.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 October 2014

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Driver flees accident, crashes into Tipp City cornfield

TIPP CITY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a driver who fled the scene of a traffic collision eventually crashed his truck in a nearby cornfield causing a fire resulting in thousands of dollars in damage.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 October 2014

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