Sorority girl who threw baby in trash says she was in denial

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A former college student accused of murder for giving birth in a sorority house bathroom and disposing of the child in a trash bag testified Friday that she was in denial about her pregnancy and thought the baby was dead.


Lawyers want to garnish proceeds from new traffic cameras

NEW MIAMI, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers for residents who won a nearly $2 million lawsuit against a southwest Ohio village over its speed cameras want to garnish proceeds from a new camera program to make sure the residents get paid.


State, judge dispute who can order Ohio exotic animals moved

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge who ordered the return of five tigers and five other exotic animals seized from a northeast Ohio farm is now in a legal fight with the state over who has jurisdiction in such transfers.

  • Written by KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

Loud and low-carb: Cicadas are back in Ohio, West Virginia

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 17-year cicadas are coming again, millions of them, with their unnerving red eyes, orange wings and cacophonous mating song that can drown out the noise of passing jet planes.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, Associated Press