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Heat sources cause fires that claim small children and infant in Ohio

3 young siblings die when fire sweeps through Ohio trailer

Last Updated on Friday, 23 January 2015

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Lawmakers seek more funding for Ohio uranium site cleanup

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — The state's congressional delegation is urging the White House to fully fund the decontamination and decommissioning of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio where hundreds of workers feared layoffs last fall amid budget concerns.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 January 2015

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Spot checks find pupils missing from Ohio charter schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Unannounced attendance checks at 30 Ohio charter schools uncovered significant under-attendance in about a quarter of cases, Ohio Auditor Dave Yost said Thursday.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 January 2015

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Ohio unemployment rate drops to 4.8 percent in December

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's unemployment rate has dropped to 4.8 percent, the fourth consecutive monthly decrease for the measure of jobs activity.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 January 2015

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Police: bodies in burned-out car those of missing couple

BAKERSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police chief says the bodies of two people found in a burned-out car appear be those of a missing elderly couple.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 January 2015

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Court: Psychologist's testimony violates Ohio man's rights

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been granted a new trial after the Ohio Supreme Court ruled that the testimony of a court-appointed clinical psychologist wasn't allowed after the man abandoned his insanity defense.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 January 2015

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Report: 2nd person on overpass at time of collapse

CINCINNATI (AP) — A report says a second person was apparently on the Ohio Interstate 75 overpass when it collapsed, killing a worker and injuring a trucker.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Trial delayed in Ohio Guardsman's child sex abuse case

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A trial is postponed for an Ohio National Guardsman accused of sexually abusing three adopted daughters and his stepdaughter and trying to keep other children in the family from discussing what they knew.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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