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Jury in Ohio fails to reach verdict in 1982 killing of woman

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Jurors in northwestern Ohio have failed to reach a verdict in the case of a man accused of killing a 19-year-old woman in 1982.

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 January 2016

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State report says Ohio liquor sales top $1B for first time

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — State officials say Ohio set a record for dollar sales of spirituous liquor last year, exceeding $1 billion for the first time.

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 January 2016

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Man gets 11-year sentence for death of 4-month-old daughter

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man who pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in his infant daughter's death has been sentenced to 11 years in prison.

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 January 2016

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Ohio House OKs bill to shield violence victims' address info

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House has approved legislation that would shield the addresses of victims of domestic violence, stalking and other crimes from use by government agencies.

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 January 2016

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Jury: Ohio model tried to hire hit man to kill husband's ex

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio jury has found a woman guilty of trying to hire a hit man to kill the mother of her husband's children.

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 January 2016

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Bill adding historic Wright Flyer to Ohio seal to be heard

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal to add the historic Wright Flyer to Ohio's state seal is getting its first airing.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

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Ohio bill would spare severely mentally ill from execution

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A person judged to suffer from severe mental illness at the time of a killing that could result in a death sentence would be spared from capital punishment under a bill before Ohio lawmakers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

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Cleveland cops' consequences for 2012 chase, shooting linger

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland fired six officers for their roles in a 137-shot barrage of gunfire that killed two unarmed people in 2012 after a high-speed chase, but the potential consequences of that day for police still aren't fully resolved.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

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