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Fire sweeps through downtown Athens

Six people were injured, 30 Ohio University students were displaced and five buildings suffered extensive damage as a result of a Sunday morning fire on Union Street in Athens.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 November 2014

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Ohio guardsmen expected to aid in Ebola outbreak

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A group of soldiers from the Ohio Army National Guard is expected to go to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak in the region.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 November 2014

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5 more universities get bomb dogs in Ohio program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Five more universities around Ohio are receiving bomb-sniffing dogs as officials expand a program that makes more of those canines available around the state for safety needs on and off campuses.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 November 2014

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Lion gives birth to 3 cubs at Cincinnati Zoo

CINCINNATI (AP) — An African lion named Imani has given birth to three cubs at the Cincinnati Zoo.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 November 2014

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Another top Ohio Republican speaks on gay marriage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Republican justice on the Ohio Supreme Court says the legal obstacles facing his lesbian daughter, her partner and their two children have made him view the state's protections for same-sex couples and their families as inadequate.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 November 2014

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Ohio groups to hold sign-up events for health law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Groups across Ohio are offering help to residents looking to obtain or renew their health care coverage under President Barack Obama's signature health overhaul.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 November 2014

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Ohio Veterans Homes to get new superintendent

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A U.S. Army veteran from south-central Ohio is the new superintendent of the Ohio Veterans Homes.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 November 2014

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White rhino born at Ohio wildlife park

CUMBERLAND, Ohio (AP) — A white rhino born this week at an Ohio wildlife conservation park holds a special distinction.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 November 2014

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