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Nurse pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud in malnutrition death

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A nurse serving a 10-year prison sentence in the malnutrition death of an Ohio teenager with cerebral palsy has pleaded guilty to health care fraud.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 January 2016

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Kasich asks panel to look at dispatcher communication

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio's governor wants a state task force that's examining police department improvements to consider statewide standards on how communications between dispatchers and police officers should be handled.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 January 2016

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EPA approves sexual lure to help trap invasive sea lampreys

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — For the first time, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved a synthetic sexual lure to help capture sea lampreys in the Great Lakes.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 January 2016

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School settles suit over support animals in student housing

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kent State University in northeast Ohio has agreed to pay two former students $100,000 to settle a fair housing lawsuit that was filed by the U.S. Justice Department after the school refused to allow the students to keep an emotional support dog in a university apartment.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 January 2016

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Authorities: SUV collides with ATV leaving 1 dead

FRANKFORT, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an Ohio man has died after a sport utility vehicle smashed into an all-terrain vehicle he was riding in central Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 January 2016

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Dayton to help translate legal documents for immigrants

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio city wants to assist immigrants who have trouble understanding legal documents in English by translating documents into the other commonly spoken languages.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 January 2016

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Cincinnati roundtable on policing now set for Wednesday

CINCINNATI (AP) — City leaders plan a community policing roundtable discussion for Wednesday as part of efforts to reduce gun violence in Cincinnati.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 January 2016

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Cleveland officer pleads guilty to touching student, 14

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland police officer has received probation after pleading guilty to misdemeanors related to charges that he inappropriately touched a 14-year-old girl while working as a security guard at a private Cleveland school.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 January 2016

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