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Survey: Drivers choose Ohio Turnpike for its speed

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Turnpike's online survey shows most motorists use the 241-mile toll road because it's the fastest and most convenient route.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 January 2014

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Twins start work same day, retire same day in Ohio

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Twins who started working as nurses on the same day at a hospital in Ohio nearly 40 years ago retired on the same day as well.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 January 2014

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Cat rescued after 3 winter days in Ohio drainpipe

 

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — A cat that spent at least three winter days in a northwest Ohio drainpipe has been rescued after initially refusing attempts to lure it out with tuna, the classic call of "here, kitty, kitty" and even a cellphone app that meowed.

Last Updated on Sunday, 12 January 2014

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State of Ohio auctions jewelry, exercise equipment

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Administrative Services says gold jewelry, exercise equipment and two 17-foot canoes are up for bid at an auction of state property.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 January 2014

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Dad of boy killed by van faces more charges

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A man who Ohio authorities say killed his 4-year-old son by accidentally running over him with his van now faces additional charges including aggravated vehicular homicide.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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Ohio judge indicted on 8 felony charges

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio juvenile court judge backdated court records in an apparent effort to prevent her rulings from being overturned, prosecutors said in announcing an eight-count felony indictment against her.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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Ohio elections chief appeals in minor parties suit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's elections chief has appealed a federal judge's decision to block newly imposed limits on ballot access for minor parties.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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Ohio report takes aim at human trafficking

CINCINNATI (AP) — A new report shows there were about 3,000 advertisements for sex services in the Cincinnati area alone over a three-month period.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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