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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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Student struck by lightning beginning long recovery

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The family of a southwest Ohio college student struck by lightning says he is beginning a long and difficult recovery.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Stories of love, life, death in high court gay marriage case

WASHINGTON (AP) — A middle-of-the night trip to the emergency room, with her 9-month-old son coughing and laboring to breathe, gave Pam Yorksmith her latest reminder of why she took up the fight for same-sex marriage.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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Ohio auditor angry over move to stifle open records audits

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State Auditor Dave Yost is furious over a move by fellow Republicans to stifle his new public records audit system aimed at resolving disputes over records before a lawsuit is filed.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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Former candidate files complaint against Kasich campaign

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A would-be libertarian candidate in Ohio's gubernatorial election last year has filed a complaint alleging Gov. John Kasich's re-election team broke election law and owes a hefty fine.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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Ohio man accused of plot to attack US military base, prison

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man traveled to Syria and trained alongside terrorists, then returned to the U.S. with plans to attack a military base or a prison, according to a federal indictment announced Thursday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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