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Coroner: Carbon monoxide likely caused 2 teenagers' deaths

TROY, Ohio (AP) — Two teenage sisters died and two other children were hospitalized after a relative found all four unresponsive Friday from a suspected carbon monoxide leak in their western Ohio home, officials said.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 February 2015

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Ohio holds 212th birthday celebration at Statehouse

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 February 2015

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Major redevelopment planned for OSU neighborhood

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The real estate arm of Ohio State University plans a major redevelopment of the neighborhood east of the Columbus campus.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 February 2015

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Man pleads guilty to illegally shipping deer for hunt

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man has pleaded guilty to charges that accuse him of illegally shipping white-tailed deer from Ohio to his hunting preserve in Florida.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 February 2015

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$2.4B in state funding approved for Ohio highway projects

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state panel has approved about $2.4 billion in state funding for transportation projects around Ohio and the region through 2026.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 February 2015

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14,600 blighted properties demolished in Ohio under program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More than 14,600 blighted properties around Ohio have been demolished in the past two years under a program aimed at benefiting areas affected by foreclosures, the state's attorney general said Friday.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 February 2015

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Man charged in 125 mph fatal Ohio crash competent for trial

 

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of driving more than 125 mph and causing a crash that killed two people on the Ohio Turnpike is now competent to stand trial, a judge has ruled.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 February 2015

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About 61,000 Ohioans poised to lose Medicaid health benefits

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Roughly 61,000 Ohioans in Medicaid are expected to lose their coverage this weekend after failing to take steps to renew their health benefits as required, the state's Medicaid director said Thursday.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 February 2015

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