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Ohio community-police board continues work on standards

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A law enforcement relations board created by Gov. John Kasich is continuing its work developing statewide standards for police use of deadly force, body cameras and other policies.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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Sebring Schools superintendent: Classes canceled amid more water tests

SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — A school district canceled its Monday classes as more tests are being done in a northeast Ohio village where elevated levels of lead and copper were found in tap water.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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Analysis: College readiness in Ohio tied to income level

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new analysis of Ohio report-card data finds stark differences in college- and career-readiness between poor and more affluent districts.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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Ohio AG to ask lawmakers for background check system funding

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As he aims to replace Ohio's computerized background check system, Attorney General Mike DeWine is awaiting bids for the job and preparing to ask lawmakers to approve funding for it.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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Contractor working to put Jeeps back on battlefield

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A North Carolina defense contractor's project could land Jeeps back on the battlefield as the U.S. Army looks for inexpensive, lightweight, unarmored vehicles that can be flown into remote locations.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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Sheriff: Woman injects heroin, then flips car carrying sons

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio sheriff's office says an Indiana woman flipped her vehicle while drivingwith her two sons after injecting heroin and apparently experiencing an overdose.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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Ohio State to provide $20 million in aid for needy students

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University says it's expanding the amount of financial aid available for needy students by another $20 million.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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Library systems amassing assortment of donated artifacts

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A harness-racing sulky hangs from the ceiling in a historical wing of the Delaware Main Library.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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