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Gun control group says it has no ties to Ohio ballot effort

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A gun-control group backed by billionaire Michael Bloomberg says it isn't behind an Ohio effort that would ask voters to restore control over gun laws to cities.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Primary ballots being sent Ohio military, overseas voters

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Elections officials are starting to send Ohio military and overseas voters their absentee ballots for the swing state's March 15 presidential primary.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Husted, DeWine hold $1M each as '18 Ohio governor race looms

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Campaign finances reports show two statewide Republican officeholders positioning for gubernatorial runs used 2015 to sock away significant piles of cash.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Feds: Ohio clergy student arrested for seeking sex with baby

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal authorities say an Ohio seminary student has been arrested in California on suspicion of intending to travel to Mexico to have sex with a toddler or baby.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Woman in Ohio apartment fire dies at hospital

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say a Toledo woman has died in an early morning apartment fire.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Linking 3 cases, cops hunt serial rapist in college town

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — The police chief of a southeastern Ohio college town says authorities are seeking a sexual predator linked to the rapes of three women since 2006.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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Ohio EPA: Unacceptable lead levels in school drinking water

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio (AP) — A state environmental agency says a northeast Ohio elementary school has an unacceptable level of lead in its drinking water.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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Task force in Ohio begins its review of medical marijuana

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Members of a task force charged with exploring medical marijuana legalization in Ohio expressed a willingness to learn more about the issue as the panel met briefly for the first time on Thursday.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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