Goodyear to pay $1.75M after 4 deaths at Virginia factory

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Goodyear will pay $1.75 million to settle workplace health and safety violations at its Danville, Virginia, tire plant where four workers died on the job over the course of a year, officials announced Friday.

  • Written by SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press

Ohio man indicted in stabbings of his sons, dad

KETTERING, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been indicted on charges in the stabbings of his two sons and his father in a suburban Dayton home.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Amid opioid crisis, Ohio panel urges K-12 drug education

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With Ohio in the midst of an opioid epidemic, a state panel recommended Friday that students from kindergarten to 12th grade be taught about the dangers of drug use and that schools be required to report how they're meeting requirements for drug abuse prevention education.

  • Written by KANTELE FRANKO , Associated Press

Ohio governor delays 8 executions as court fight continues

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich on Friday delayed eight executions as a court fight continues over the constitutionality of the state's lethal injection process.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press