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2 Ohio institutions to learn accreditation status

WILBERFORCE, Ohio (AP) — Two small Ohio higher education institutions are set to find out their accreditation status that's needed for students to be eligible for certain types of financial aid.

Last Updated on Saturday, 29 August 2015

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Ohio court weighing issue of police body-camera videos

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor is asking the Ohio Supreme Court to throw out a lawsuit that originally sought video from a University of Cincinnati police officer's fatal shooting of a motorist during a traffic stop.

Last Updated on Saturday, 29 August 2015

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Kings Island in Ohio offers free entry to fire, police

MASON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio amusement park will give free admission to active fire and police personnel this weekend.

Last Updated on Saturday, 29 August 2015

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Ohio man found guilty in slayings of father, his 2 children

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio jury has convicted a man of aggravated murder and other charges in the fatal shooting of a father and his two teenage children during a home invasion robbery on Dec. 31, 2013.

Last Updated on Saturday, 29 August 2015

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Backers of pot issue challenge ballot wording in Ohio court

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters of a plan to legalize marijuana in Ohio are challenging the proposal's ballot phrasing and title, arguing in a Thursday filing to the Ohio Supreme Court that certain words are inaccurate and intentionally misleading to voters.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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Ohio logs better-than-average childhood vaccination rates

CLEVELAND (AP) — The percentage of children receiving the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine on time has increased in Ohio, and a state official says a measles outbreak might have helped raise awareness.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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State says Ohio oil, natural gas production at historic high

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources says historic amounts of oil and natural gas are being produced by Ohio shale wells.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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Prosecutors to seek death for man charged in 4 Ohio slayings

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty for a 27-year-old man if he's convicted of aggravated murder in the June slayings of four people at an Ohio home.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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