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Ohio man gets 28 years prison for killing teen in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors say a Cleveland man has received 28 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges in the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old boy and the attempted shooting of a woman who witnessed the killing.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 November 2015

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Patrol: Fan plane crash leaves Ohio amateur pilot in trees

RAVENNA, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says an amateur pilot in a so-called fan plane attached to a parachute crashed and got stuck in trees in northeast Ohio, leaving him with minor injuries.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 November 2015

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Police dog accidentally struck, killed by vehicle in Ohio

MARION, Ohio (AP) — Police in central Ohio say a K9 officer camping with her police officer handler was accidentally struck and killed by a vehicle.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 November 2015

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Ohio State to pay $3.45 million in medical lawsuit claims

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has agreed to pay $3.45 million in medical claims after separate lawsuits over patient care.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 November 2015

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Kansas man, 44, gets prison, had sex with girl on cruise

HOUSTON (AP) — A Kansas man must serve 15 years in federal prison for flying an Ohio girl to Texas, taking her on a spring break cruise and having sex with her.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 November 2015

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Ohio votes on legalizing pot for medical, recreational use

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The only pot-related question on any state ballot this year is in Ohio, where voters were deciding Tuesday whether to legalize marijuana for recreational and medical use in a single stroke.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2015

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Chemicals leaking from truck crash cause water concerns

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — Firefighters say they are concerned about chemicals leaking into a central Ohio creek after a tractor-trailer crashed through a bridge guardrail and into the waterway.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2015

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Cleveland, Cincinnati casinos will be renamed by new owners

Two of Ohio's four casinos will have new names and new management by the middle of next year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2015

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