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Ohio teen's death blamed on abnormal heart

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — The death of a 16-year-old girl who collapsed at a haunted house attraction in southwest Ohio has been blamed on heart abnormality.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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EPA awards $8.6 million to reduce Lake Erie algae

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Three states are receiving a combined $8.6 million in federal grants for programs aimed at reducing phosphorus runoff that causes harmful algae blooms in western Lake Erie, which led officials to order about 400,000 people not to drink tap water for two days in August.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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Executive charged in Ohio VA corruption case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A business executive from Virginia is being charged in a federal corruption case that already has resulted in a guilty plea from the former director of Veterans Affairs medical centers in Cleveland and Dayton.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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Family: Ebola nurse didn't ignore medical protocol

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Dallas nurse who tested positive for the Ebola virus after flying to Cleveland and returning home did not ignore medical or government protocols related to the disease, her family said.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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Officials gather for rape-kit backlog summit

CLEVELAND (AP) — Law enforcement and public officials from Detroit and Memphis, Tennessee, are in Cleveland to talk about how to handle the large backlog of rape kits that await lab testing in each of those cities.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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Big rig leads Ohio police on high-speed chase

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the driver of a tractor-trailer led officers on a high-speed chase across northwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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Michelle Knight says she now forgives kidnapper

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — One of the three women held captive in a Cleveland home for about a decade told a crowd she has been able to forgive her kidnapper and find peace in her life.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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Ohio gas prices slightly higher to start work week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gas prices in Ohio are up a few cents to start the work week.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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