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Ohio tournament's giant golf ball sculpture stolen

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — The Memorial Tournament is asking for the safe return of a stolen oversize golf ball sculpture created for a central Ohio public art project.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 October 2013

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Ohio-based Goodyear blimp will retire to Florida

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — After years of flights out of northeast Ohio, the Spirit of Goodyear blimp is retiring in stereotypical fashion: It's moving to Florida.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 October 2013

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Ohio Senate takes up proposed red-light camera ban

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Senate has begun considering a measure that would ban authorities from using cameras to determine whether drivers run red lights or violate speed limits.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 October 2013

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Ohio Senate passes new third-party ballot rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A measure to set new election rules for minor political parties passed the state Senate on Tuesday despite concerns from members of the Libertarian and Green parties that the changes would obstruct their access to the ballot and create hurdles for their candidates.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 October 2013

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ODOT worker ran personal business on state time

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An investigation conducted by Ohio's government watchdog has found an employee of the state's department of transportation ran a personal business as a notary public while she was on the clock at the agency.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 October 2013

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Steubenville rape case charge dates to night of assault

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio school employee tampered with evidence beginning on the night of an alcohol-fueled party last year after which two high school football players raped a 16-year-old girl, according to an indictment released Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 October 2013

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Death penalty pursued over burned woman's death

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor plans to seek the death penalty for a man on trial in the gruesome death of a badly burned woman found wailing in agony along a rural, eastern Ohio road.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 October 2013

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2 Circleville HS football players charged after sex video

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio high school football players are due in court later this month on charges related to the discovery of a sex video they allegedly made with a 14-year-old girl.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 October 2013

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