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Ohio man accused of threatening Boehner to be released

CINCINNATI (AP) — A judge has ruled that a former Cincinnati-area bartender accused of threatening to kill then-Speaker John Boehner (BAY'-nur) is of low risk to the community and will be released to his family.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

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Police: suspect arrested in woman's fatal stabbing in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say they have arrested a woman suspected of fatally stabbing a woman near a bar in central Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

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Former principal admits to explicit chat with purported teen

STREETSBORO, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio school principal has admitted to sending sexually explicit messages online to an adult posing as a 13-year-old girl.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

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Group adopts portion of road in memory of transgender teen

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Ohio Department of Transportation has erected signs indicating that a group has adopted a stretch of highway in southwestern Ohio in memory of a transgender teenager who killed herself there nearly a year ago.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Events mark 1 year since Cleveland boy shot by police

CLEVELAND (AP) — Family members of a 12-year-old black boy who was carrying a pellet gun when he was fatally shot by a white police officer gathered Sunday for a vigil in Cleveland one year later.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Ohio Department of Health accredited in national program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Health says it has received accreditation through a national program that includes a rigorous peer-reviewed assessment process.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Study: Ohio a leader in diverting youths from prisons

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new study shows Ohio as a national leader in diverting juveniles to lower-cost community programs instead of prison.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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3 Ohio students in Rhodes Scholars' Class of 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The daughter of Somali immigrants in Columbus, a Youngstown State University senior, and an Oberlin College senior are among the 32 American men and women chosen as Rhodes scholars to pursue post-graduate studies at Oxford University.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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