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Police say woman with knives arrested at Ohio hospital

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Canton say a woman arrested outside a hospital was heavily armed with concealed knives and martial arts throwing stars.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Ohio Dems call for state exchange as court hears challenge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic lawmakers in Ohio want the state to consider creating its own health insurance exchange as the U.S. Supreme Court hears a challenge to President Barack Obama's health care law.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Ohio bill would expand access to drug overdose antidote

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House is scheduled to vote on a bill expanding the availability of a drug overdose antidote being used across Ohio to save addicts on the brink of death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Ohio lawmakers hearing both sides on fracking tax

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are getting both sides of the argument on Gov. John Kasich's plan to raise taxes of shale gas and oil drillers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Ohio pair in court on charges of locking up, abusing kids

ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — A husband and wife from northeastern Ohio are due in court on charges that they kept three of their adopted children locked in bedrooms and abused them.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Springfield man charged with selling heroin to overdose victim

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury in west-central Ohio has indicted a man on a charge of involuntary manslaughter for allegedly selling heroin to a person who then suffered a fatal overdose.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Central Ohio to get new 380 area code in existing 614 region

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Central Ohioans will see a new 380 area code introduced because the available phone numbers for the existing 614 code are expected to run out next year.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Lawyer: Filing blaming boy for his own death was insulting

CLEVELAND (AP) — The mother of a 12-year-old who had a pellet gun when he was fatally shot by Cleveland police said Tuesday that the city was disrespectful of her son by suggesting he died as a result of his own actions.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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