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210 National Guard soldiers deploy to Washington

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Army National Guard says about 210 soldiers from southwestern Ohio will deploy to provide air defense support to homeland defense operations in Washington, D.C.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Ohio AG: More than 5,600 rape kits tested for DNA

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general says the state's crime lab has tested more than 5,600 rape kits as it seeks DNA matches that could help solve reported sexual assaults.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Gorilla cared for by humans joins fellow apes

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kamina is about to graduate to being a gorilla, which is certainly peculiar because she was born a gorilla. This type of thing seems to only happen at the Cincinnati Zoo.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Longtime Ohio GOP chairman Bennett dies at age 75

CLEVELAND (AP) — Bob Bennett, the longest serving chairman of the Ohio Republican Party, has died at the age of 75.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Sweeps operators plead guilty to federal charges

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Federal authorities have broken up a family-run sweepstakes gaming enterprise that prosecutors say serviced more than 600 Internet cafes across the country, raking in proceeds estimated at nearly a quarter billion dollars.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Ohio museum telling story of passenger pigeons

CINCINNATI (AP) — An exhibit recounting the story of passenger pigeons' extinction is opening in the city where the last of the species died a century ago.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Ohio AG: Panel to review police officer training

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general says he plans to ask an oversight panel to review whether the state can better train police in use of force.

Last Updated on Friday, 05 December 2014

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Family of boy shot by Cleveland officer files suit

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — The family of a 12-year-old boy who was carrying a pellet gun when he was shot by a Cleveland police officer has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit.

Last Updated on Friday, 05 December 2014

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