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Federal judge ends monitoring of Ohio juvenile prisons

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday ended the court-ordered oversight of Ohio's juvenile prison system stemming from a decade-old lawsuit alleging the system was permeated by a culture of violence.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 December 2015

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Ohio attorney general: Planned Parenthood probe near end

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top law enforcer says state investigators are getting close to finishing their review into whether Planned Parenthood violated its nonprofit status and made money from aborted fetuses.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 December 2015

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Police: woman shot in Cincinnati dies; male suspect sought

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a woman shot in Cincinnati has died and investigators are searching for a man suspected in the shooting.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 December 2015

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Ohio patrol: trucker accused of shooting other semitrailer

TIPP CITY, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says a semitrailer driver is accused of firing into the cab of another trucker's semitrailer with a 9mm handgun in a suspected road-rage shooting in western Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 December 2015

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Ohio prison opens community service workspace for inmates

ORIENT, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio prison is opening a dedicated workspace for inmates working on community service projects from assembling bikes for foster kids to weaving mats for the homeless.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 December 2015

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Ohio man accused of making threats against military members

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who prosecutors say was sympathetic to the Islamic State posted the names and addresses of 100 members of the military on social media and called for them to be killed, according to a federal indictment issued Tuesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 December 2015

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Ohio man who recorded fatal accident scene pleads guilty

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man who recorded grisly cellphone video of a car crash that killed one teenager and critically injured another has pleaded guilty to vehicle trespass and disorderly conduct.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 December 2015

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Ohio lawmakers expand access to autism scholarships

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are expanding access to scholarships for autistic children.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 December 2015

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