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Focus shifts to restoration at Ohio oil leak site

CINCINNATI (AP) — Crews worked Monday for the fourth week to clean oil that leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve near Cincinnati as officials began to focus on restoration of the affected area.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Snow greets Ohio commuters

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Commuters throughout Ohio were dealing with messy roads thanks to a spring snowfall.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Ohio EPA says no sediment dumping in Lake Erie

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Environmental officials approved the dredging of Cleveland Harbor and the Cuyahoga River but said the sediment can't be dumped out in Lake Erie.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Judge considers staying Ohio gay marriage ruling

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge who ordered Ohio to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states says he's inclined to issue a stay of his decision pending appeal, meaning most gay couples living in the state would see no immediate tangible expansion of their rights.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Ohio man charged for drone flight

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man is facing charges after deputies say a video camera-equipped drone he was flying over an accident scene hindered the landing of a medical helicopter.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Central Ohio mumps outbreak tops 200 cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A mumps outbreak in central Ohio has grown to more than 200 confirmed cases, public health officials said Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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'I AM A BULLY' sign-holder calls sentence unfair

SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who spent hours on a street corner Sunday with a sign declaring he's a bully says that the punishment in a disorderly conduct case was unfair and that the judge who sentenced him has ruined his life.

Last Updated on Monday, 14 April 2014

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Judge set to issue key Ohio gay marriage ruling

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge is expected to issue what could be the most sweeping ruling yet for gay marriage in Ohio by ordering the state to recognize the marriages of gay couples who wed in states that allow same-sex marriage.

Last Updated on Monday, 14 April 2014

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