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Murder trial set for man accused in arson fire that killed 3

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A trial has been scheduled for next year for a northeast Ohio man charged in an arson fire that killed a 10-year-old girl and her grandparents.

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 August 2015

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New effort aims to help Ohio doctors' family practices

CLEVELAND (AP) — Five of Ohio's largest independent physician groups are collaborating to help family practices manage their costs and better compete with larger health care systems.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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Cincinnati archbishop to discuss energy efficiency in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati's archbishop will be joined by other Catholic officials to discuss energy efficiency and pollution reduction in Ohio in response to Pope Francis' recent entreaty to preserve the earth.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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Male orangutan born at Toledo zoo

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A zoo in northern Ohio is ready to show off its newest resident.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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Ohio school board members seek education department review

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Several state school board members are calling for an independent investigation of the Ohio Department of Education and state superintendent amid concerns about the handling of charter school evaluations and the creation of a Youngstown schools plan.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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Ohio proposal seeks to drug test certain welfare applicants

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio would screen and test welfare applicants for drugs under a bill expected to be introduced in the legislature.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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Cincinnati firefighter hit by bullet at fire scene

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Fire Department has concluded that one of its firefighters was hit in the helmet by a fired bullet while fighting a blaze in the city last month.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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Rally marks 1 year since fatal police shooting in Wal-Mart

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A courthouse square gathering will mark one year since a white police officer fatally shot a black man carrying an air rifle in an Ohio Wal-Mart.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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