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Ohio teen leaves hospital after fire, faces long recovery

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A 13-year-old Ohio boy badly burned in a fire that killed his stepbrother has left the hospital after weeks of treatment but now faces a long recovery.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 June 2015

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Traps set for remaining loose piglets after Ohio truck crash

XENIA, Ohio (AP) — Federal officials are setting traps for any piglets that may still be in the area after a semitrailer carrying 2,200 of them overturned on an Ohio highway.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 June 2015

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Ohio beekeepers report colony losses over past year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio beekeepers say they've lost much of their beehive colonies this past year, and that keeping their bees healthy is becoming increasingly difficult.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

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Ohio AG pledges $3 million to combat college sexual assaults

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A cultural mindset that leads to sexual assaults must be changed, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said Wednesday as he announced a $3 million competitive grant program to help colleges and universities improve services for campus sexual assault victims.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

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Kasich signs bill to shift Ohio's 2016 presidential primary

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich has signed a bill to push the swing state's 2016 presidential primary back by one week.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

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Cincinnati to fight gun violence with police patrols, curfew

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati's plan to counter the surge in gun violence in the city will include more police on patrols, enhanced enforcement of the city's youth curfew and increased efforts to get guns off the street.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

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Ohio panel OKs bill to make e-cigarette liquid childproof

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A legislative panel in Ohio has approved a bill that would require liquid nicotine used in electronic cigarettes to be sold in child-resistant packaging.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

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Ohio legislative leaders travel to out-of-state events

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The leaders of Ohio's two legislative chambers have recently made unrelated trips out of state.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

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