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District's school stay open during strike

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — A judge says students in a suburban Columbus school district will still have to go to school while their teachers are out on strike.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Third man sentenced in slaying of Korean War vet

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio judge has sentenced a third defendant to life in prison in the March robbery and slaying of an 84-year-old Korean War veteran.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Man gets 9 years for killing 4-year-old son

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge in central Ohio has sentenced a 28-year-old man to nine years in prison for killing his 4-year-old son by hitting him in the chest.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Court allows challenge of breath-alcohol results

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Defendants in drunken driving cases can challenge the accuracy of specific breath-alcohol results and question whether specific machines operated properly at the time of the test, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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East Cleveland defaults on traffic camera bill

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge in Rhode Island has ruled that a cash-strapped Cleveland suburb must pay at least $638,000 after defaulting on a years-old bill owed to an insolvent traffic camera company that was based in Providence, Rhode Island.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Ohio St. student who ran on turf loses scholarship

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach is losing his scholarship amid his court case.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Prosecutor wants help to clear rape cases

CLEVELAND (AP) — The prosecutor in Ohio's largest county says he needs extra personnel to more quickly clear a backlog of rape cases awaiting DNA testing at the state lab.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Police take cap guns from first-grader

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police boarded a school bus in northeast Ohio and seized two toy cap guns from a 6-year-old boy who was pointing them at other children.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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