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Husted, DeWine hold $1M each as '18 Ohio governor race looms

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Campaign finances reports show two statewide Republican officeholders positioning for gubernatorial runs used 2015 to sock away significant piles of cash.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Feds: Ohio clergy student arrested for seeking sex with baby

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal authorities say an Ohio seminary student has been arrested in California on suspicion of intending to travel to Mexico to have sex with a toddler or baby.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Woman in Ohio apartment fire dies at hospital

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say a Toledo woman has died in an early morning apartment fire.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Linking 3 cases, cops hunt serial rapist in college town

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — The police chief of a southeastern Ohio college town says authorities are seeking a sexual predator linked to the rapes of three women since 2006.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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Ohio EPA: Unacceptable lead levels in school drinking water

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio (AP) — A state environmental agency says a northeast Ohio elementary school has an unacceptable level of lead in its drinking water.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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Task force in Ohio begins its review of medical marijuana

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Members of a task force charged with exploring medical marijuana legalization in Ohio expressed a willingness to learn more about the issue as the panel met briefly for the first time on Thursday.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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NE Ohio senator takes heat for remarks about female opponent

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A long-time Republican state lawmaker called his female primary opponent "sweetie" and questioned her interest in serving in the Legislature while she is raising young children.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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3 more sickened from listeria outbreak from bagged salad

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — The Centers for Disease Control says three more people — in Connecticut, Missouri and New York — have been added to the list of those sickened from a listeria outbreak linked to packaged salads made at a Dole processing facility in Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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