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Ohio school goes on daily lockdown after shootings

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials are keeping a suburban Cincinnati elementary school on lockdown for the final three weeks of class, citing daytime violence in the area.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Ohio auctioning surplus computers, electronics

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say computers, other electronic equipment and gold jewelry are among the surplus property items for sale at a state auction.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Man indicted in Ohio hospital break room shooting

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been indicted by a grand jury on charges stemming from a Veterans Affairs hospital shooting that wounded one person.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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New fight emerges in Ohio treasure hunter dispute

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Ohio company owned by a fugitive treasure hunter is fighting to gain control over recently recovered gold from a ship that sank off the South Carolina coast in 1857 in one of the worst maritime disasters in U.S. history, arguing that the Florida company now salvaging the sunken treasure from the shipwreck is trespassing.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Ohio confirms 83 measles cases over 6 counties

 

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say 83 cases of measles have been confirmed in an Ohio outbreak that began among Amish who had traveled to the Philippines, which has had an epidemic.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Coast Guard completes ice breaking on Great Lakes

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (AP) — More than five months of ice breaking on the northern Great Lakes has been completed by the U.S. Coast Guard.

Last Updated on Friday, 16 May 2014

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Zoo seeks surrogate mom, home for orangutan baby

 

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Toledo zoo is seeking a surrogate mother and a new home for a baby orangutan rejected by its mother.

Last Updated on Friday, 16 May 2014

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Watergate conspirator Jeb Stuart Magruder has died

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jeb Stuart Magruder, a Watergate conspirator who claimed in later years to have heard President Richard Nixon order the office break-in, has died. He was 79.

Last Updated on Friday, 16 May 2014

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