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Judge sets hearing in fired Ohio State band director lawsuit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has scheduled a hearing to weigh Ohio State University's request that the school's ex-band director's wrongful firing lawsuit be tossed out.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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Convicted Ohio judge back in court on 8 charges

CINCINNATI (AP) — A convicted Ohio juvenile court judge is expected back in court as prosecutors prepare a new trial on eight felony charges that jurors couldn't reach a unanimous verdict on last year.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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Kids from 255 Ohio schools can seek private-school vouchers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Education says students from 255 facilities in 31 districts will be eligible for the next round of state-funded scholarships that help youth from consistently underperforming public schools attend private schools.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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Wright-Patterson Air Force Base to get 'monster' $30 million computer

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio air force base is getting a "monster" $30 million super computer to meet a growing demand among scientists and researchers for high-speed computing power.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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A doggone good time

TROY — The melted snow and above-freezing weather did not stop dog owners from attending the fifth annual winter Klondike Dog Olympics on Sunday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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New White House adviser for nutrition policy from Auglaize County

WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman from western Ohio will lead Michelle Obama's anti-childhood obesity initiative.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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Woman, 94, found dead outside Ohio assisted living facility

SAGAMORE HILLS, Ohio (AP) — Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 94-year-old woman whose body was found outside a northeastern Ohio assisted living facility where she lived.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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Coroner identifies worker killed in overpass collapse

CINCINNATI (AP) — A collapsed overpass covered southbound lanes of Interstate 75 with hundreds of tons of concrete and steel Tuesday, following a construction accident that killed a worker and injured a tractor-trailer driver.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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