Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Ohio lawmakers push lower prices for chemo pills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House has passed legislation that would keep insurance companies from charging significantly more for chemotherapy pills than for traditional intravenous treatments.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

Hits: 128

Read more...

Ohio boy, 13, fatally shot while playing with gun

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Columbus say a 13-year-old boy was fatally shot by another teenager while they were playing with a handgun.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

Hits: 177

Read more...

Openings set in trial over campaign donations

CLEVELAND (AP) — The prosecution and defense are ready to outline their cases at the Cleveland trial of a millionaire businessman accused of funneling illegal campaign contributions to two Republican candidates.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

Hits: 109

Read more...

Ohio-built Jeep models break sales records

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio-built Jeep vehicles set sales records last month.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

Hits: 134

Read more...

Son dies, mom hospitalized in Dayton heroin overdose

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 31-year-old man died and his mother is hospitalized after they overdosed on heroin together in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

Hits: 198

Read more...

Ohio woman dies after propeller hits head

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — A woman has died from injuries she suffered when she walked into a spinning airplane propeller at a southwest Ohio skydiving business.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

Hits: 189

Read more...

Ohio Senate OKs rerouted teacher evaluation bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal to reduce the number of state-mandated performance evaluations for well-rated public school teachers was slipped Tuesday into a fast-moving Senate bill as a way around House opposition.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 June 2014

Hits: 162

Read more...

Ohio bill to limit impact of carbon rule advances

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio House committee has approved a bill intended to limit the state impact of a newly announced federal plan to cut carbon dioxide emissions from power plants 30 percent by 2030.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 June 2014

Hits: 144

Read more...