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Ohio girl helps break 'Oz' character record

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — A 9-year-old Ohio girl has made her "Wizard of Oz" dream come true.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 2014

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Ohio Medicaid expansion enrollment tops projection

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The number of Ohioans enrolling in Medicaid under an expansion of the taxpayer-funded program has topped state projections during the first year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 December 2014

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Services planned for 4 killed in Ohio house fire

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (AP) — Funeral services are set for a woman and her three grandsons killed in an early morning house fire.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 December 2014

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Lawmakers to co-chair Ohio redistricting campaign

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two term-limited state lawmakers who worked across party lines to strike a bipartisan redistricting agreement this session are joining forces to get the deal approved by Ohio voters.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 December 2014

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Central Ohio pilot dies in crash near Lake Erie

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — The pilot killed when a single-engine plane crashed near an Ohio airport along Lake Erie has been identified as a 60-year-old man from suburban Columbus.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 December 2014

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Firing of worker in NE Ohio school shooting upheld

CLEVELAND (AP) — An appeals court has upheld the firing of a maintenance worker who took cellphone photos after a fatal northeast Ohio school shooting in February 2012.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 December 2014

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Player's charity pushes for $1 million in donations

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FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2014, file photo, Mount St. Joseph's Lauren Hill gives a thumbs-up as she holds the game ball during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati. The freshman at Mount St. Joseph decided Wednesday Dec. 17, 2014 to give up her playing career after achieving her goal of scoring in a game even as she fights an inoperable brain tumor. Hill will continue raising money for cancer research as she spends time with her family. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman, File)

CINCINNATI (AP) — A cancer charity backed by basketball player Lauren Hill is hoping a telethon will push donations over the $1 million mark.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 December 2014

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At uranium plant, funding fears follow reprieve

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Workers cleaning up a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio welcome the cancellation of hundreds of layoffs but say it doesn't halt an undercurrent of uncertainty created by the project's unusual funding structure.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 December 2014

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