8 indicted in Ohio drug-trafficking investigation

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury has indicted eight individuals after a drug-trafficking investigation resulted in the seizure of more than $1 million in drugs in northern Ohio.


US-born Sumatran rhino in Indonesia on mating mission


JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A U.S.-born Sumatran rhino arrived in his ancestral home of Indonesia on Sunday, making the long journey from Cincinnati, Ohio, on a mission to mate to help save his critically endangered species from extinction.

  • Written by ALI KOTARUMALOS, Associated Press

Kasich signs bill overhauling oversight of charter schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill overhauling the state's embattled charter-school system with new performance, accountability and reporting requirements was signed into law Sunday by Ohio Gov. John Kasich.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

Ohio could see over 1,100 pot retailers under ballot issue


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans could buy marijuana, pot-infused candies and other related products from potentially 1,100-plus retail stores around the state if voters approve a legalization measure on Tuesday's ballots.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press