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Witness saves child after northeast Ohio crash

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A man who witnessed a car going off a northeast Ohio highway and into a creek says he scrambled over an embankment and cut a child out of a car seat.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Ohio drug take-back yields 14 tons of pills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Attorney General's Office says state residents disposed of more than 14 tons of unwanted prescription medications during the national drug take-back day last weekend.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Teen to be sentenced in Ohio 'boredom' beating

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last of six Ohio teens who police said picked out a man on the street and severely beat him because they were bored is due to be sentenced.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Cincinnati racino opens, one in Dayton hiring

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio's latest racino is opening at a horse racing track near Cincinnati, while one planning an October opening in Dayton is hiring.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Mumps outbreak reaches 295 cases in central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has reached 295 cases. That's about three-quarters of all the reported cases nationwide.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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Lawsuit aims to strike down Ohio gay marriage ban

CINCINNATI (AP) — Civil rights attorneys filed a lawsuit Wednesday asking a judge to strike down Ohio's gay marriage ban as unconstitutional and allow same-sex couples to wed in the state, echoing arguments that have led judges to throw out gay marriage bans in five other states.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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Ohio worker dies in early morning accident

BLUE ASH, Ohio (AP) — A worker in southwest Ohio was pinned between a wall and a metal ramp and died Wednesday in an apparent early morning accident, authorities said.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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Taft conviction to be included in Ohio IG's report

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's government watchdog is revising his report on a 2005 rare-coin investment scandal after learning then-Gov. Bob Taft's historic conviction connected to the matter was omitted in error.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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