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Police: 1 dead, 1 injured in single-car crash

RAVENNA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a passenger is dead in a single-car crash in Portage County that ejected the driver before the vehicle caught fire.

Last Updated on Sunday, 13 December 2015

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Ex-sheriff's deputy charged in 2 Ohio killings surrenders

CINCINNATI (AP) — A former sheriff's deputy indicted in two separate fatal shootings — one an on-duty killing involving a fleeing driver and the second an off-duty slaying of the ex-deputy's neighbor — turned himself in to authorities on Friday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 12 December 2015

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DeWine, Planned Parenthood at odds over fetus remains

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Planned Parenthood of Ohio did not make money from the sale of aborted fetuses, state Attorney General Mike DeWine concluded Friday in an investigation that instead criticized the agency for disposing of fetal remains in landfills.

Last Updated on Saturday, 12 December 2015

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Ohio pot legalization group spent $21M in failed effort

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters spent more than $21 million on a losing fall campaign to legalize marijuana in Ohio for personal and medical use, campaign finance reports filed Friday show.

Last Updated on Saturday, 12 December 2015

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Cincinnati officials trying to end 'food deserts' in city

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials in Cincinnati are trying to end "food deserts" in low-income areas by offering incentives to keep and attract grocers.

Last Updated on Saturday, 12 December 2015

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Mild December means no skiing at Ohio's resorts

HUDSON, Ohio (AP) — A relatively warm December is keeping Ohio's ski resorts closed and skiers watching the weather forecasts.

Last Updated on Saturday, 12 December 2015

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Ohio research project seeks to control deer population

CINCINNATI (AP) — A suburban neighborhood in southwest Ohio is participating in a study to determine if the state's deer population can be controlled by sterilization.

Last Updated on Saturday, 12 December 2015

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Health: More Women Getting Breast Screenings Under Medicaid Expansion

If you’re a low-income woman, you’re more likely to get screened for breast cancer if you live in a state that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act than in a state that didn’t.

Last Updated on Friday, 11 December 2015

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