Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Ohio man sentenced to 36 years in rape

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — A judge has sentenced a northern Ohio man to 36 years in prison for abducting and raping a woman after offering to give her a ride.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Hits: 156

Read more...

FAA investigating drone near miss with helicopter

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an incident in which a drone aircraft flew within a short distance of a helicopter in the skies near Cleveland.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Hits: 126

Read more...

Teen sentenced for killing woman at bus stop

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says a teenager who pleaded guilty to fatally shooting a woman at a bus stop has been sentenced to 36 years to life in prison.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Hits: 150

Read more...

Man in prison for killing ailing wife dies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 68-year-old Ohio man imprisoned for fatally shooting his ailing wife in her hospital bed has died while serving his six-year sentence.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Hits: 173

Read more...

Answers on link between injection wells and quakes

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — States where hydraulic fracturing is taking place have seen a surge in earthquake activity, raising suspicions that the unconventional drilling method could be to blame, especially the wells where the industry disposes of its wastewater.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Hits: 105

Read more...

Haslam-owned truck-stop chain to pay $92M fine

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has agreed to pay a $92 million penalty for cheating customers out of promised rebates and discounts, authorities announced Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Hits: 108

Read more...

Ohio judge orders state to sponsor charter school

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio judge has ordered the state Department of Education to sponsor an inner-city charter school to keep it operating.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Hits: 94

Read more...

Ohio woman critical after rock dropped on car

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman was in critical condition Tuesday after police say some teenagers deliberately dropped a rock from a highway overpass onto the windshield of the family's car in Pennsylvania last week.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Hits: 135

Read more...