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Ohio man could avoid execution in 1983 murder

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man who fatally slashed the throat of a 19-year-old woman in her home more than 30 years ago could be spared from execution because he didn't rape her.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 December 2013

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AAA expects holiday travel by 3.5 million Ohioans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Auto club AAA estimates more than 3.5 million Ohioans will travel at least 50 miles from home during the year-end holiday period running from Saturday through New Year's Day.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 December 2013

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Ohio school bus driver resigns after arrest

SPRINGBORO, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio school district says a bus driver has resigned after her arrest for driving under the influence while transporting special-needs students.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 December 2013

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36 years for ex-Ohio doctor in pregnant mom death

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — An ex-Ohio doctor was sentenced to 36 years in prison Friday after pleading guilty to causing the death of an expectant mom forced to turn to prostitution to support herself and her two young children.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 December 2013

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Ohio board: No mercy for pregnant woman's killer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A condemned inmate who raped and killed a pregnant woman nearly 25 years ago and faces execution next month by a never-tried method of lethal injection does not deserve mercy, the state parole board said Friday.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 December 2013

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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Thursday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Last Updated on Friday, 20 December 2013

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Warmer Ohio weather brings rain, possible flooding

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It's beginning to look a little less like Christmas, at least for the weekend.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 December 2013

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Ohio AG gives job creation compliance mixed grade

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Attorney General says just over half of companies receiving state economic development awards last year were fully compliant with the requirements of those awards, such as job creation or retention.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 December 2013

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