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Ohio man charged with firing at newspaper carriers

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a northeast Ohio man who police said fired shots at a pair of newspaper carriers.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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Ohio unemployment rate drops in February

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says Ohio's unemployment rate dropped in February.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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Ohio secluded juvenile offenders more last year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New statistics show Ohio juvenile prisons increased its use of solitary confinement last year.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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NE Ohio worker sentenced for wastewater dumping

CLEVELAND (AP) — An employee from a northeast Ohio wastewater company accused of violating the Clean Water Act has been sentenced to 300 hours of community service and three years of probation.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 March 2014

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Ohio man avoids death penalty in slaying

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man — who was spared a death sentenced when a jury recommended against it — has been sentenced to life in prison.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 March 2014

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Effort aimed at drawing more visitors to Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tourism officials are hoping a rebranding effort in Cleveland will draw more business and leisure visitors and highlight the city's underappreciated attractions.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 March 2014

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Ohio court grants stay for ex-cop who was freed

 

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's highest court is temporarily blocking a ruling that says a former police captain should have been kept in prison even after his conviction in his ex-wife's killing was overturned.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 March 2014

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Some Ohio public bodies try to stay in shadows

CINCINNATI (AP) — While Ohio law calls for government that is open to the public, shadowy decision-making has led to recent court battles and a legislative effort to shed more light.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 March 2014

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