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Ex-OSU band director sues, alleges discrimination

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fired Ohio State marching band director Jonathan Waters has filed a federal lawsuit requesting reinstatement on grounds that the university denied him due process.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 September 2014

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VA Secretary McDonald to visit Ohio hospital

CINCINNATI (AP) — U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald will be back in Cincinnati this weekend.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 September 2014

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Study: Lake Erie silt dumping isn't fueling algae

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A federal agency that has resisted calls to stop depositing tons of mud and soil in western Lake Erie said new research shows that the dumping isn't contributing to the rising number of harmful algae outbreaks in recent few years.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 September 2014

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Patrol effort targets I-75 offenders

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers will be out in force on Interstate 75 this weekend as part of a six-state effort to reduce crashes on the busy highway.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014

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OSU, Air Force team up for medical research

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University is teaming with an Ohio-based Air Force research laboratory to help improve the health and performance of Special Forces troops and elite collegiate athletes.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014

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2 FBI employees killed in Ohio River collision

CINCINNATI (AP) — The FBI in Cincinnati says two off-duty employees were killed in a boat collision on the Ohio River near Cincinnati.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014

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Woman improving after rock dropped on car

DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) — An Ohio woman who suffered a critical brain injury when a rock was dropped on the family's car from an overpass says she sometimes struggles to recall the right words but is walking, talking and feeling better.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014

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Airport finds loaded gun in carry-on luggage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say security officials found a loaded gun in a passenger's carry-on luggage in a central Ohio airport.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014

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