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Probe launched after Ohio skeletal remains turn up human

CELINA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northwest Ohio are proceeding with a homicide investigation after determining some recently discovered skeletal remains contain human bones.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 January 2016

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Attorneys: Cleveland dodging payment on $19M in judgments

CLEVELAND (AP) — David Ayers says he feared for his life during the nearly 12 years he spent in a prison for a murder that evidence showed he didn't commit.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 January 2016

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Backers of drug-price proposal file new lawsuit against Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Backers of an effort aimed at controlling prescription drug prices purchased by state agencies are suing Ohio's elections chief in federal court.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 January 2016

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Man charged with kidnapping son set for Ohio trial in April

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man accused of kidnapping his son from Alabama in 2002 and creating a life for them in Ohio under new identities is set for trial this spring.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 January 2016

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Ohio man who won $1 million in Powerball claims prize

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The first of Ohio's three $1 million winners from this week's Powerball drawing has stepped forward to claim his prize.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 January 2016

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5 men indicted in large-scale northeast Ohio drug operation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A federal grand jury in northeast Ohio has returned a 100-count indictment charging five people with large-scale drug distribution in Youngstown — including to one person who ended up dead from an overdose.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 January 2016

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Ohio awards $7,500 to inmate bitten by dog in prison program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state of Ohio is again paying damages to an inmate who was bitten by a dog enrolled in a prison adopt-a-dog program.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 January 2016

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4 jailed in fatal shooting of teen in southwest Ohio suburb

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they have arrested a total of four suspects in the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old man at his home in southwest Ohio township earlier this week.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 January 2016

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