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Police: Ohio mom shot adult son then herself

STRUTHERS, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio say an investigation confirmed that a 44-year-old woman killed her 23-year-old son before shooting herself in the basement of their home last week.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 March 2014

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Missing Ohio student may have committed suicide

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Police in southeast Ohio say they have reason to believe that a missing Ohio University student may have committed suicide in a river that runs through campus.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 March 2014

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Study planned on adapting to changing water levels

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan is planning a wide-ranging study of how people in the Great Lakes region can adapt to changing water levels.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Gay couples find uneven access to health insurance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Nearly every day for three months, Carl Bechdel had to make calls or send emails to try to get family insurance coverage for his husband and himself under President Barack Obama's landmark health law.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Central Ohio counties lead in population growth

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Central Ohio counties are leading the state in population growth categories.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Ohio prison guards union seeks additional officers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The union representing Ohio prison guards wants an extra 400 officers to combat what it calls a sharp increase in the number of serious assaults by inmates on staff.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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$1M prize winner tells Ohio judge he's broke

CINCINNATI (AP) — Within months of being awarded a $1 million casino prize, a Cincinnati man got busted for drugs and went broke.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Child playing with lighters ignites Ohio house

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — A 5-year-old playing with a lighter he found under a bed is being blamed for a house fire that destroyed the second floor of a northeast Ohio home.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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