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Central Ohio woman charged after husband killed by car

October 7, 2015

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio woman has pleaded not guilty to charges including aggravated vehicular homicide after deputies say she hit her husband with a car and killed him during a... more »»

Police: 2 injured in shooting outside Cincinnati restaurant

October 7, 2015

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say one person was shot and another was grazed, in a shooting outside a Cincinnati restaurant.

Police say shots rang out Tuesday night. more »»

Ohio man killed after his car crashes into tree

October 7, 2015

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man was killed after his car went off the road and crashed into a tree.

The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit. more »»

Bill streamlines licensing of security guards, investigators

October 7, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Security guards and private investigators would receive a single identification card they could take from job to job under a bill before Ohio lawmakers. more »»

Man pleads guilty in fatal car crash that killed 2

October 7, 2015

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A 19-year-old man charged in a fatal car crash that killed two western Ohio men has pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide. more »»

Ohio bill would spare severely mentally ill from execution

October 7, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A person judged to suffer from severe mental illness at the time of a killing that could result in a death sentence would be spared from capital punishment under a bill... more »»

Monitor for Cleveland consent decree to meet with council

October 7, 2015

CLEVELAND (AP) — Members of Cleveland City Council's Safety Committee are scheduled to meet with the newly appointed monitor who will oversee implementation of an agreement aimed at reforming the... more »»

2 former labor union officials face embezzlement charges

October 7, 2015

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — Two former labor union officials have been indicted on embezzlement charges.

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County auditor to seek Speaker Boehner's House seat in Ohio

October 7, 2015

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio auditor is joining the race for the U.S. House seat being vacated by Speaker John Boehner (BAY'-nur). more »»

Ohio lawmakers poised to vote on charter schools overhaul

October 7, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After years of emotional public debate, Ohio is moving to overhaul its embattled charter-school system with new performance, accountability and reporting requirements. more »»

Husted asks court to enforce subpoenas in pot issue probe

October 6, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's elections chief is asking a court to enforce subpoenas issued in his probe into ballot signatures gathered by a group supporting a marijuana legalization initiative. more »»

House considers tougher prison terms for Ohio gun crimes

October 6, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans who repeatedly use guns to commit crimes would face tougher penalties under a proposal a House committee is hearing. more »»

Bill would make it harder for government to seize assets

October 6, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio House committee is weighing a bill making it harder for authorities to seize assets like cash or vehicles if the owners aren't involved in criminal activit. more »»

Police now say Cleveland school van wasn't hit by gunfire

October 6, 2015

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police say a school van wasn't hit by gunfire as reported earlier after the van's rear window shattered with three juveniles inside. more »»

Bowling Green football coach, trainer save woman from wreck

October 6, 2015

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Officials say Bowling Green State University football coach Dino Babers and an athletic trainer saved a woman from a burning car last weekend as the team was coming hom... more »»

Ohio panel clears charter overhaul lauded as major step

October 6, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters say Ohio has shown residents and the nation it's serious about operating quality charter schools with committee passage of a major overhaul of accountability,... more »»

Business owner shot by Akron SWAT officer dies in hospital

October 6, 2015

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A business owner shot by an Akron police tactical team member when officers tried to arrest him has died at a hospita. more »»

Senate committee debates statewide ride-sharing regulations

October 6, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Senate committee is considering a bill that would create one set of statewide regulations for ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft. more »»

Police: Boy, 11, mistakenly kills brother, 12, in gun outing

October 6, 2015

CARROLLTON, Ohio (AP) — An 11-year-old boy fatally shot his 12-year-old brother during a target-shooting outing in eastern Ohio, the local sheriff said Tuesday. more »»

Central Ohio to get marijuana facility if Issue 3 passes

October 6, 2015

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials say a new marijuana advocacy group will build a $24 million research facility in central Ohio and offer medical marijuana insurance if voters pass a constitutional... more »»

Ohio man sentenced for raping child, recruiting hit man

October 6, 2015

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio man has been sentenced to spend 31 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to raping a child and then trying to hire a hit man to kill the victim and th... more »»

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