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Ohio AG rival wants probe of DeWine bid process

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — His Democratic rival wants federal authorities to investigate Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's handling of lucrative collections contracts in the wake of a newspaper investigation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Group says Ohio casinos, racinos employ over 7,000

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American Gaming Association says Ohio's commercial casinos and racinos employed more than 7,000 workers who received a total of $225 million in wages benefits and tips last year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Ohio fair's butter cows named Scarlet and Grayce

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Scarlet and Grayce. Those are the names of the traditional butter sculptures of a cow and calf at this year's Ohio State Fair.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Prosecutor has case in child rape suspect's death

URBANA, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says he has received the results of a sheriff's office investigation into the death of a central Ohio child rape suspect who died several days after being hospitalized following a jail assault.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — For the first time, working-class whites make up less than half of Ohio's eligible voters, part of a demographic shift in a key Midwestern swing state that is pushing political parties to widen their appeal beyond the once-dominant bloc.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Wright brothers' mechanic honored at Ohio museum

 

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) –€” The man who built the engine for Orville and Wilbur Wright's first powered aircraft has finally gotten his due.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Wright-Patt workers offered buyouts ahead of layoffs

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Civilian employees at Ohio's largest military base will have until Aug. 1 to notify officials if they plan to retire or leave with incentives ahead of hundreds of layoffs this fall.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Donations to Ohio State rise again

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University says it took in a near-record $404 million in donations in the past 12 months.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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