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Ohio town includes e-cigarettes in smoking ban

OBERLIN, Ohio (AP) — A northern Ohio college town has joined the growing number of municipalities that are including electronic cigarettes in their public smoking bans.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 June 2014

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Ohio dad charged in fatal beating of 2-year-old

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A 21-year-old Ohio northwest Ohio man is set to appear in court on aggravated murder charges after police say his 2-year-old son was beaten to death.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 June 2014

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Charges announced in Ohio woman's fatal stabbing

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors in Ohio say a 34-year-old man has been indicted on charges that include aggravated murder in the fatal stabbing of an 80-year-old woman in April.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 June 2014

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Tornado damages southwest Ohio high school

LYNCHBURG, Ohio (AP) — The National Weather Service confirms that a tornado touched down in southwest Ohio, damaging a high school and some homes.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 June 2014

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Ohio graduation, testing changes set for vote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio high-schoolers beginning with the class of 2018 will see new graduation requirements and receive free college-admission testing under a legislative compromise heading toward approval.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

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Ohio midterm budget bill set to get final votes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The governor's sweeping midterm budget bill is slated for final votes in the state Senate and House Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

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Panel releases Great Lakes health factors list

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A U.S.-Canadian panel has developed a list of 16 factors that could be used to monitor how well the two nations are carrying out an agreement to clean up and protect the Great Lakes.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

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Top White House aide to visit 2 Ohio VA hospitals

CINCINNATI (AP) — A top White House aide conducting a review of the embattled Veterans Affairs Department plans to visit two Ohio facilities this week.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

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