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Wright-Patt ranked highly by Air Force newspaper

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A newspaper serving U.S. Air Force personnel has ranked Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton as one of the best places in the country to be stationed.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 July 2014

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Cleveland's last backlogged rape kits to be tested

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police have eliminated a backlog of untested sexual assault evidence and sent the last of nearly 4,000 rape kits to a state crime lab, though it could take another year before the testing is complete.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 July 2014

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Southwest plane makes emergency landing in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Port Columbus International Airport because a fire-indicator light came on.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 July 2014

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Juvenile offender status can be set before release

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court says judges can hold hearings to determine the offender status of juveniles convicted of sex crimes at the time they are found guilty or when they're released from detention.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Ohio AG rival wants probe of DeWine bid process

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — His Democratic rival wants federal authorities to investigate Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's handling of lucrative collections contracts in the wake of a newspaper investigation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Group says Ohio casinos, racinos employ over 7,000

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American Gaming Association says Ohio's commercial casinos and racinos employed more than 7,000 workers who received a total of $225 million in wages benefits and tips last year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Ohio fair's butter cows named Scarlet and Grayce

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Scarlet and Grayce. Those are the names of the traditional butter sculptures of a cow and calf at this year's Ohio State Fair.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Prosecutor has case in child rape suspect's death

URBANA, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says he has received the results of a sheriff's office investigation into the death of a central Ohio child rape suspect who died several days after being hospitalized following a jail assault.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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