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Ohio father pleads guilty in girl's shooting death

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati man has pleaded guilty in the accidental shooting death of his 11-year-old daughter and has been sentenced to six years in prison.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Dog escapes Texas backyard, somehow gets to Ohio

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A small dog that escaped its fenced-in yard in Texas was found outside a southwest Ohio animal shelter, and its owners have no idea how he traveled more than 1,000 miles in a few days.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Ohio House weighs bill allowing firearms silencers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hunters could use silencers on their guns while hunting certain game under a proposal before the Ohio House.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Ohio bill would boost hit-and-run driver penalties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House plans to consider a bill to increase penalties for drivers who fail to stop after accidents resulting in serious injury to a person or death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Report: Black children not faring well in Ohio

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new report says that black children are faring worse in Ohio than all but five other states.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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$2.4 billion capital bill clears Ohio Legislature

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A nearly $2.4 billion state construction budget that funds an array of community, school and park projects has cleared the Ohio Legislature.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Ohio bill would repeal time limit on rape cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Backers of a bill that would repeal Ohio's 20-year statute of limitations for prosecuting rape cases are calling for additional hearings on the measure.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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The Blade, pair of journalists who were held at take plant file FBI complaints

The Blade and two of its journalists, who were detained Friday by military security outside the General Dynamics Lima tank plant and whose cameras were confiscated, filed complaints Tuesday with the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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