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State won't sell naming rights for Ohio Turnpike

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio will pursue opportunities to collect revenue through sponsorships along the state turnpike but will not sell naming rights for the 241-mile toll road.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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Officer involved in Wal-Mart shooting back on job

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — A city official says one of two police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man at an Ohio Wal-Mart is back on the job.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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Ohio State president, band leaders to meet

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — University and marching band leaders at Ohio State are preparing to meet to discuss the future path of the organization after the firing of its director.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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Ohio woman sent to prison for school outburst

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for assaulting a teacher, principal and cafeteria worker at her son's elementary school after being told she needed a visitor's badge.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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2 dead, 3 hurt in central Ohio intersection crash

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says a tractor-trailer approaching a central Ohio intersection struck a stopped SUV and triggered a four-vehicle crash that killed two people and injured three others.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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Illegal gambling still rampant in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two more racinos opening this fall will add to the many legal gambling options available in Ohio — but officials say illegal gambling still is a big problem.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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2 men charged with $6.5M investment fraud in Ohio

CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal indictment alleges an Ohio man and a California man defrauded 60 people out of more than $6.5 million through a fraudulent real-estate development investment scheme.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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Water intake resumes after Ohio River oil spill

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio and Kentucky water districts have resumed taking water from the Ohio River after a fuel oil spill led them to stop doing so.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 August 2014

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