A look at Ohio House proposal to legalize medical marijuana

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Polling is now consistently showing that a strong majority of Ohioans favor the legalization of marijuana for medicinal purposes, inspiring a steady stream of ballot proposals that would lift the state's current prohibition.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent

Funeral services set for slain Ohio police officer

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Funeral services are set for an Ohio police officer who was fatally shot when a man opened fire on a SWAT team that was trying to arrest him.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Tom Hanks to help dedicate Wright State's renovated center

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks will help dedicate a newly renovated motion pictures center named for him and mingle with students among events at a college in southwest Ohio.

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hio man charged with failing to pay $600K in federal taxes

CLEVELAND (AP) — A northeastern Ohio businessman has been charged in federal court with bankrolling a luxurious lifestyle by failing to pay more than $600,000 in federal income taxes over a four-year period.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS