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Ohio mom forgives teen who killed her son

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio mother whose 19-year-old son was fatally shot by a 16-year-old boy on a street corner tells a judge she has forgiven the shooter.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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AP: Condemned Ohio killer tried to donate organs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A condemned Ohio killer facing a never-tried lethal injection method unsuccessfully tried to delay his execution by requesting to become an organ donor, according to documents released Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio treasurer sells campaign SUV after crash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Records show Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel's failed Senate campaign sold a vehicle totaled in a March wreck shortly after questions arose over the continued use of the vehicle, averting an insurance review that stood to clarify whether it was properly used and insured.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio man to stand trial in sportsmen club shooting

UPPER SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — A judge says a northern Ohio man is fit to go on trial in the shooting deaths of his estranged girlfriend and another man at a sportsmen's club last November.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Tuesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio zoo euthanizes hippo believed to be about 59

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Nile hippopotamus believed to be the oldest in North America has died at an Ohio zoo.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio leaders seek renewal of public works program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's governor and state legislative leaders are set to discuss an effort to renew a public works program that funds improvements to roads, bridges and other local infrastructure needs.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Girls testify in northeast Ohio rape trial

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Two young girls have described for jurors in a northeast Ohio courtroom how a 31-year-old man sexually abused them.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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