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Worker burns face, neck in explosion at Ohio chemical plant

 

MONROE, Ohio (AP) — A chemical explosion at a manufacturing plant in southwest Ohio has injured a worker.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Ohio settles civil rights groups' lawsuit over early voting

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Civil-rights groups settled their legal dispute with Ohio's elections chief on Friday over actions that trimmed early voting opportunities in the political battleground state.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Ohio court denies judge's request for new judge in her trial

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — A convicted juvenile court judge's request to remove the judge hearing the latest case against her was denied Friday by the Ohio Supreme Court.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Committee recommends coroners track drugs involved in deaths

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A panel tracking accurate numbers of heroin-related overdose deaths in Ohio has recommended all coroners track each drug involved in an overdose death.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Unarmed suspects shot by Cleveland officers 47 times

CLEVELAND (AP) — A forensic pathologist says two unarmed suspects were hit by a total of 47 shots fired by Cleveland police officers following a high-speed chase in November 2012.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Ohio reports 5.1 percent unemployment rate for March

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says Ohio's unemployment rate held steady at 5.1 percent in March, unchanged from the previous three months.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Judge denies Toledo request to ban guns at neo-Nazi rally

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A common pleas court judge has denied the city of Toledo's request that organizers and protesters be prevented from carrying guns at a neo-Nazi rally.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Social services workers in Ohio approve proposed contract

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Social service workers who were in contract negotiations with a southwest Ohio county over wages for nearly two years have approved a tentative agreement.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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