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Police: 72-year-old woman found fatally shot at home in Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 72-year-old woman found dead at her home in southwest Ohio as a homicide.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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Girl, 11, faces abuser as he's sentenced to prison time

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An 11-year-old girl insisted on facing the man who sexually abused her as he was sentenced in a northeast Ohio courtroom.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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Ex-treasure hunter to stay in jail until questions answered

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday ordered a former deep-sea treasure hunter to stay in jail until he answers questions about the location of 500 gold coins recovered from an historic shipwreck.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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Ohio Turnpike $143M construction plan biggest in over decade

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Turnpike says its budget for replacing and repairing pavement and bridges in 2016 will be the biggest in 15 years.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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Ex-PUCO chairman lobbies against profit guarantees

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The former chairman of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio is helping to lead a campaign against a pair of deals struck by the commission since he's left.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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Air Force to commemorate powered flight anniversary in Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A public ceremony to commemorate the 112th anniversary of powered flight will be held at Ohio's largest military base.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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Donor pays off $106K in shoppers' layaways at 2 Ohio stores

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man has paid off more than $106,000 in shoppers' layaways at two Wal-Mart stores in northeast Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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UPDATE: 13 dead animals in creek likely were raccoons, not puppies

 

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — A county Humane Society says 13 dead animals found in a creek in northwest Ohio most likely were raccoons and not puppies as first thought.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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