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Ohio couple pleads guilty in W.Va. extortion case

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — An Ohio couple has pleaded guilty to extorting nearly $1 million from a woman who had embezzled the money from a West Virginia college.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Boy finds man's mummified body in closet of house

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An adolescent boy found the mummified body of a man hanging in a closet while exploring what appeared to be an abandoned house in southwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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More Wright-Patt land opening to private development

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's largest military base is opening up more land to private development to help generate income.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Body found in abandoned car after Ohio crash

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Investigators are trying to find out how a 29-year-old southwest Ohio woman ended up dead in an abandoned car that was involved in a crash.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Ohio attorney sentenced for stealing from clients

EATON, Ohio (AP) — An attorney in western Ohio has been sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison for stealing more than $200,000 from clients.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Nearly 9 in 10 Ohio 3rd-graders meet reading goal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says nearly nine of 10 Ohio third-graders met new reading targets and can move onto the fourth grade after follow-up testing.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Federal appeals court to weigh gay marriage cases

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court has scheduled oral arguments in gay marriage fights in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Morning fire destroys 3 Ohio homes; family escapes

MARION, Ohio (AP) — An early morning fire has destroyed three homes in north-central Ohio with residents escaping thanks to a neighbor's help.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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