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Republic Steel announces 200 layoffs in northeastern Ohio

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — Republic Steel has announced layoffs of about 200 workers as a result of its decision to temporarily idle its rolling mill operations in northeast Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 08 January 2016

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Police: 2 men at separate bars in same Ohio city killed

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police a man was shot and killed inside a bar and another man was fatally beaten at a different bar in the same northeast Ohio city.

Last Updated on Friday, 08 January 2016

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Sheriff: Hunter's fatal shooting in Ohio apparently accident

MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff's office says a hunter found fatally shot in a field in northwestern Ohio apparently died from an accidental gunshot wound.

Last Updated on Friday, 08 January 2016

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NE Ohio tax collection agency loses data of 50,000 taxpayers

BRECKSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio municipal tax collection agency has lost a DVD containing tax documents with names, Social Security numbers and birth dates for about 50,000 people.

Last Updated on Friday, 08 January 2016

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Pivotal year in Ohio politics with Senate, presidential runs

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — This could be a year of major political changes in Ohio.

Or not.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Pennsylvania man pleads to sex-trafficking 4 Ohio runaways

 

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania man pleaded guilty Thursday to sex trafficking four teenage runaways from Ohio who were found in his car — along with 8,000 individual dose bags of heroin — during a traffic stop last year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Grand jury transcripts in Tamir Rice case won't be released

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — A prosecutor has told the NAACP in Cleveland that the law doesn't allow him to release transcripts from the grand jury that voted to not indict two white police officers in the fatal shooting of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy playing with a pellet gun.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Sittenfeld seeks gun ban to no-fly list in US Senate bid

 

COLUMBUS,Ohio (AP) — A Democratic U.S. Senate candidate is calling on Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) to issue an executive order barring state residents who appear on the government's no-fly list from buying guns or explosives inside Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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