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Ohio asks Buckeye Lake dam residents to remove their docks

MILLERSPORT, Ohio (AP) — The state has asked hundreds of homeowners on the deteriorated dam at Ohio's Buckeye Lake to remove their docks and other structures, such as decks, in preparation for construction of a replacement barrier.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 September 2015

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2 killed in police-involved shooting; school put on lockdown

TWINSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Two people have been killed and one person wounded in a police-involved shooting in northeast Ohio that forced a nearby college to go into lockdown.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 September 2015

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Dayton man indicted on charges he stabbed mother to death

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A 43-year-old southwest Ohio man is facing aggravated murder charges in his mother's stabbing death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 September 2015

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Man gets 8 years in prison for rigging wife's car

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man who authorities say tried to kill his wife by rigging the accelerator on her car has been sentenced in Cleveland to eight years in prison.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 September 2015

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Fracking foes say Ohio elections chief exceeds his authority

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Residents in three Ohio counties where Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted) invalidated anti-fracking ballot issues this fall are arguing that voters, not the elections chief, should decide the substance of such issues.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

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Chemical mix at Ohio water treatment facility hospitalizes 4

NORTH CANTON, Ohio (AP) — At a northeast Ohio water treatment plant, chlorine was inadvertently mixed with fluoride in a container making it dangerous to breathe the air and sending four people to hospitals, fire officials say.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

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Court rejects Ohio Medicaid agency definition of spouse

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected an Ohio rule that excludes a spouse as a member of a family when determining eligibility for state assistance.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

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FDA issues warning letters to powdered caffeine distributors

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters to five distributors of pure powdered caffeine, saying the products put consumers at risk.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

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