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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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Ohio sheriff's deputy charged with assault

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in northwest Ohio has been charged with assault and other crimes after authorities say he grabbed and choked an inmate before a court appearance.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 October 2014

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Seniors focus of Ohio Law Enforcement Conference

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — This year's state Law Enforcement Conference is focusing on protecting older Ohioans against abuse, financial exploitation and other crimes, a growing concern with an aging population.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 October 2014

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Police using unmanned balloon in ambush manhunt

CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police say they're using a device similar to a weather balloon in their search for a suspect in the killing of a state trooper last month.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Appeals court upholds Ohio killer's death sentence

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the death sentence for the condemned killer of a Toledo woman, rejecting arguments that he is mentally disabled and received poor legal assistance.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Dayton city manager resigning from job

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dayton's city manager says he will resign from his job in the southwest Ohio city by the end of January.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Algae at Buckeye Lake could threaten tourism

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio (AP) — Those who depend on tourism at a popular central Ohio lake are concerned about the higher levels of toxic blue-green algae this year.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Tax cut for Ohio small businesses goes unclaimed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A tax cut for small business-owners in Ohio hasn't been claimed as much as expected, leading some to shell out hundreds of millions in taxes that state law didn't require them to pay.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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