Woman accused of hitting teen with car charged with murder

CINCINNATI (AP) — A prosecutor says a woman accused of intentionally hitting an 18-year-old with her car and dragging her during an argument in Cincinnati has been indicted on murder charges in the teen's death.


Ohio State beefs up response plans after attack

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University is beefing up its emergency alert system and streamlining the way officials communicate in a crisis after a November car-and-knife attack exposed some flaws in the text-message procedure.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Ohio lawmakers weigh bailout for FirstEnergy nuclear plants

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A bailout proposed for Ohio's two nuclear plants would keep alive a big source of jobs and tax money but end up increasing electricity rates for FirstEnergy Corp.'s customers in the state.


  • Written by JOHN SEEWER , Associated Press