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Ohio man gets life for killing woman's unborn baby

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A 22-year-old northeast Ohio man was sentenced to life in prison Monday for killing his girlfriend's unborn baby by punching her in the stomach.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014

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Alumni outraged over firing of gay teacher

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — The Catholic Diocese of Toledo is backing a Roman Catholic school that parted ways with a gay teacher.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014

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Police in Springfield report death as 'chemical suicide'

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Emergency responders in western Ohio say a man found dead in a vehicle apparently killed himself using hazardous chemicals, prompting authorities to block off the area until a dangerous gas dissipated.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014

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62 dogs found in minivan broken down in Ohio

HEBRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an Indiana dog breeder whose minivan broke down in central Ohio was transporting 62 dogs, some four or five to a crate.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014

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OH bill protects underage drinkers who summon help

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill proposed by an Ohio lawmaker would protect underage drinkers from criminal charges if they call 911 for help.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014

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Kasich to give State of the State speech in Medina

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich will once again give his State of the State address outside the capital, deli

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014

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Ohio man pleads not guilty in daughter's death

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man pleaded not guilty Monday to reckless homicide in the fatal shooting of his 11-year-old daughter, a death his family called a tragic accident.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014

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Challenges to Ohio lethal injection drugs not new

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A condemned killer's attempt to stop his execution on the grounds he could experience a terrifying sensation of suffocation is the latest argument directed at whether use of a lethal drug will create an unconstitutionally cruel death.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014

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