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Bill to make 'Hang on Sloopy' Ohio's rock song passes House

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal to make "Hang On Sloopy" Ohio's official rock song has struck the right note with state representatives.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 March 2015

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Funeral set for 3 Ohio girls in carbon monoxide case

TROY, Ohio (AP) — Funeral services are planned next week for three teenage girls who suffered carbon monoxide poisoning because of a blocked chimney flue at a southwest Ohio home.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Agreement provides Ohio rebates for drug overdose antidote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The manufacturer of a drug overdose antidote crediting with saving numerous addicts' lives will provide rebates for public agencies buying the drug over the next year, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Couple plead not guilty to locking up kids 22 hours a day

ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — A husband and wife in Ohio pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges that they kept three of their adopted children locked up 22 hours a day, gave them little to eat and beat them with a paddle that became stained with blood.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Police say woman with knives arrested at Ohio hospital

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Canton say a woman arrested outside a hospital was heavily armed with concealed knives and martial arts throwing stars.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Ohio Dems call for state exchange as court hears challenge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic lawmakers in Ohio want the state to consider creating its own health insurance exchange as the U.S. Supreme Court hears a challenge to President Barack Obama's health care law.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Ohio bill would expand access to drug overdose antidote

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House is scheduled to vote on a bill expanding the availability of a drug overdose antidote being used across Ohio to save addicts on the brink of death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Ohio lawmakers hearing both sides on fracking tax

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are getting both sides of the argument on Gov. John Kasich's plan to raise taxes of shale gas and oil drillers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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