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Ohio gov's rival assesses state of county he leads

CLEVELAND (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald is preparing to assess the state of affairs in Cuyahoga County as new poll results show a tightening race with Republican Gov. John Kasich.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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Ohio bill increases access to overdose antidote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill to provide a drug overdose antidote to friends or family members of addicts without the risk of prosecution.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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CSX rebuilds NW Ohio track where train derailed

TONTOGANY, Ohio (AP) — Railroad workers have rebuilt track at the site of a northwest Ohio train derailment.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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2 hurt as Miamisburg fire truck slides on ice, hits pole

MIAMISBURG, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two firefighters were hurt when a fire truck accompanying medics to a crash site skidded on an icy road and slammed into a utility pole in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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Ohio fruit growers wait to assess winter damage

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Ohio fruit growers are holding onto hope that this snowy, often brutally cold winter hasn't ruined all of their crops.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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94-year-old Heimlich maneuver namesake pens memoir

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati surgeon who wrote the book on saving choking victims through his namesake Heimlich maneuver has now penned a new book: his memoir.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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CSX train derails in northwest Ohio

TONTOGANY, Ohio (AP) — Railroad officials say a train has derailed in northwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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Donors send $5K to Ohio zoo after giraffe killing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman says donations made to the Columbus Zoo in central Ohio in response to the killing of a giraffe in Denmark will be kept in a fund to help other threatened animals.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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