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Ohio guards: Inmate was urged to fake suffocation

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for a condemned Ohio inmate who snorted and gasped during his execution was temporarily suspended last week while officials investigated whether he had coached the inmate to fake symptoms of suffocation as he died.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Ohio gets more snow, faces severe cold this week

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohioans were facing a one-two punch from winter weather Sunday, with more snow over the weekend soon giving way to a new pounding by bitter cold.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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40 percent Ohio school grads not college-ready

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Forty percent of Ohio high school graduates weren't ready for college-level math or English when entering the state's public colleges or universities in 2012, according to new state data.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Dayton VA Medical Center to get $5M renovation

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A veterans center in southwest Ohio is planning a $5 million renovation of the dementia unit of its long-term care facility.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Detroit man arrested after I-75 chase

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FINDLAY — A Detroit man was arrested early Sunday after allegedly leading the Ohio State Highway Patrol on a chase in a stolen car on Interstate 75 in Hancock and Wood counties.

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 January 2014

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Ohio magnet maker attracts customers selling scrap

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — If you need a big magnet to pick up an even bigger piece of metal, a Columbus factory is ready to help.

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 January 2014

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Ohio prepaid tuition plan hopes to make changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new record-keeping system for Ohio's college-savings plan doesn't allow for third-party, automatic contributions, meaning friends and relatives who want to pitch in for now must use other options, such as directly paying account holders.

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 January 2014

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Ohio parents sue teacher, district, allege abuse

CINCINNATI (AP) — The parents of five physically and mentally disabled children have sued their former teacher, claiming she abused them for months and school officials did nothing to stop it and later tried to cover it up.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 January 2014

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