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New law will open access to adoptees' birth certificates

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Thousands of Ohio adoptees are hoping to learn more about their history, including family medical information, thanks to a law granting them access to their adoption files and birth certificates.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 March 2015

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FBI seeks help finding 'Buckeye Bandit' serial bank robber

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The FBI and local police are asking for help identifying a suspect in up to 20 bank robberies in central Ohio who they've dubbed the "Buckeye Bandit."

Last Updated on Friday, 20 March 2015

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Ohio mother accused of decapitating baby held on $500K bail

CINCINNATI (AP) — A judge has set bail for an Ohio mother accused of decapitating her 3-month-old baby at $500,000.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 March 2015

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Board reviewing Ohio Wal-Mart shooting suggests body cameras

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — A community board tasked with reviewing the fatal police shooting of a man carrying an air rifle in a southwestern Ohio Wal-Mart store has recommended that city police officers wear body cameras.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 March 2015

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Ohio officials to release latest monthly report on jobs data

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials are planning to release Ohio's latest monthly employment data.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 March 2015

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Medical examiner IDs 18-year-old killed by Cleveland police

CLEVELAND (AP) — A medical examiner has identified the 18-year-old man fatally shot by Cleveland police during an apparent struggle.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 March 2015

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Ice jam damage at Ohio cemetery to cost $1M to repair

 

MAUMEE, Ohio (AP) — Officials say it will cost more $1 million to repair the damage caused when chunks of ice along a northwest Ohio river pushed up into a cemetery and toppled headstones.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 March 2015

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John Travolta movie begins filming in Columbus

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A crew filming a new John Travolta movie has started work in Columbus.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 March 2015

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