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Officials report progress in Ohio oil leak cleanup

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials cleaning up thousands of gallons of crude oil that leaked from a pipeline into a southwest Ohio nature preserve hope to complete the emergency phase of cleanup in about a week.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014

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Age at center of Ohio teen school shooting appeal

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — The age of a teen gunman in a deadly school shooting two years ago in northeastern Ohio is at the center of an appeal over his life sentences.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014

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APNewsBreak: EPA says Ohio oil leak at 20K gallons

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal environmental officials estimate more than 20,000 gallons of crude oil leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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Ohio official pleads guilty in wastewater dumping

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The former owner of a Youngstown-based wastewater company pleaded guilty Monday to federal Clean Water Act violations in the dumping of thousands of gallons of fracking wastewater into a northeast Ohio storm sewer.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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Mumps outbreak extends beyond OSU campus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Columbus say an outbreak of the mumps has spread beyond the Ohio State University campus and now includes 56 reported cases.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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Sum raised by tax hike on Ohio drillers in dispute

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The administration of Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich is differing with legislative budget analysts on how much a proposed tax hike on big oil-and-gas drillers will generate.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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Car crashes into 6-year-old Ohio girl's bedroom

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 6-year-old central Ohio girl escaped serious injury when a car came crashing into her bedroom as she slept.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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Animal gas chamber publicly demolished

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — About 30 people helped demolish a northern Ohio animal shelter's gas chamber that was used to kill hundreds of stray cats annually before it was phased out amid public pressure.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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