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3 dead after pileups on snowy Ohio Turnpike

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Pileups on the Ohio Turnpike involving at least 50 vehicles killed three people and seriously injured a state trooper on Wednesday as a late-winter storm swept through the Midwest and the Northeast, ending a fleeting spring-like thaw.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Ohio Ballot Board to review voter-access proposal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Ballot Board is deciding whether a voting rights proposal contains more than one issue and should be divided.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Cops: 2 OD on heroin as kids play at McDonald's

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southeast Indiana couple has been jailed in Ohio on child endangering charges after police say they overdosed on heroin in a McDonald's play area.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Feds sue Ohio over seclusion at juvenile jails

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice is seeking a court order to force Ohio juvenile detention facilities to stop using seclusion to discipline boys with mental health disorders.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Ohio State announces partnership with Nationwide

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has announced a 10-year, $17.1 million sponsorship agreement with Nationwide Insurance.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Ohio man pleads guilty in toddler's death

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man whose girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter died from injuries suffered while he was baby-sitting has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Ohioans bracing for snow, falling temperatures

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After being teased with a day of spring-like temperatures, Ohioans were enduring another nasty blast of winter.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

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Panel to review Kasich's tax, education changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio legislative panel is scheduled to delve into an election-year policy plan from Gov. John Kasich that includes cutting Ohio's income tax through increases in drilling and tobacco taxes.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

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