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Ohio School Board members call for investigation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say Ohio School Board members have signed a letter petitioning the state superintendent to hire an outside investigator to see if he was involved in hiding poor charter school grades.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 August 2015

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Lighting blamed for fuel tank explosion at Fairfield gas station

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Investigators say lightning sparked a fuel tank explosion that left a crater 40 feet wide at a southwest Ohio gas station.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 August 2015

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Co-founder of Mr. Coffee company dies in Ohio at age 91

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — Vincent Marotta, one of the co-founders of the iconic Mr. Coffee brand that helped revolutionize how Americans make their morning brew, died Saturday at his home in suburban Cleveland. He was 91.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 August 2015

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Dayton abortion clinic again seeks exception to state rules

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Operators of a Dayton abortion clinic are again asking state health officials for an exception to rules requiring it to have a patient-transfer agreement with a hospital in case of emergencies.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 August 2015

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Family of woman sent home during heart attack gets $275,000

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Relatives of an Ohio woman who died after being sent home from a hospital while having a heart attack have reached a $275,000 settlement with the facility.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 August 2015

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Congregation of vandalized Piqua church pray for suspect

PIQUA, Ohio (AP) — The congregation of a vandalized western Ohio church held its Sunday services outdoors and prayed for the man charged in the incident.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 August 2015

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Search continues for body of woman at Alum Creek Lake

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the search will continue for the body of a 19-year-old woman presumed dead after a weekend boating accident in central Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 August 2015

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Charter schools mess hurts students, and maybe Kasich’s presidential bid

Illegal conduct under a renegade state superintendent at the Ohio Department of Education could torpedo Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s presidential ambitions. It is that bad.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 August 2015

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