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Bill to strip Planned Parenthood funds nears Kasich's desk

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich is expected to sign a bill stripping government money from Planned Parenthood, a move that might help him with conservatives who dominate the upcoming Republican presidential primary in South Carolina.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Haslam-owned chain exec advised 'say one thing, do another'

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former top executive of the truck stop chain owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam advised sales staff to "Say one thing, do another," when it came to dealing with customers, according to an indictment.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Ohio bill lowers amount of heroin needed for maximum penalty

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The amount of heroin found in a person's possession that would trigger maximum punishment under state law would be decreased under a bill in the Ohio Legislature.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Ohio report cards to reflect students who opted out of tests

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio education officials say district performance ratings for last year will reflect the impact of students who opted out of high-stakes standardized testing.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Ohio cop fired after 137-shot barrage wants back on force

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland police officer fired after a high-speed chase led to a 137-shot barrage that killed two unarmed black people says he wants to return to the force.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Police: death of Ohio newborn bitten by dog ruled accidental

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the mother of a 3-day-old Ohio boy who died after he was bitten by a dog won't face any charges after a coroner ruled the death accidental.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Kasich ends up finishing a strong 2nd in New Hampshire primary

Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s political immersion in New Hampshire for the last six months paid off Tuesday with an impressive second-place finish in the nation’s first primary election.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Ohio submits new figures on state's failing charter schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's new superintendent submitted significantly less rosy charter school performance data to federal regulators deciding whether to release a $71 million charter school grant awarded to the state.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 February 2016

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