Stories tagged: Ohio
UPDATED: Mon., July 22, 2019, 7:29 p.m.
Last week’s revelation that drug companies saturated the United States with 76 billion pain pills over seven years shows that no corner of the country escaped the drug crisis.
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 2:04 p.m.
An Ohio hospital system says it’s firing 23 more employees and changing leadership after investigating excessive painkiller doses given to dozens of patients who died.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
A federal judge temporarily blocked an Ohio law Wednesday that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected, allowing clinics to continue to provide the procedure as a …
UPDATED: Sat., June 15, 2019, 6:08 p.m.
Ohio farmer Jay Butterfield survived a harrowing afternoon recently after being buried up to his neck inside a soybean bin
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019, 3:50 p.m.
An Ohio critical-care doctor was arrested and charged with murder Wednesday in the deaths of 25 hospital patients who authorities say were deliberately given overdoses of painkillers.
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 7:28 p.m.
After several quiet years, tornadoes have erupted in the United States over the past two weeks as a volatile mix of warm, moist air from the Southeast and persistent cold …
UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
A rapid-fire line of apparent tornadoes tore across Indiana and Ohio overnight, packed so closely together that one crossed the path carved by another
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 2:59 p.m.
Abortion providers say they are reassuring confused patients that restrictive abortion laws passed by a number of states have yet to take effect.
UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 12:25 p.m.
A federal judge will hear arguments about a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 2:24 p.m.
Planned Parenthood and abortion clinics sued Wednesday to thwart Ohio’s latest and most restrictive abortion law, an anticipated move that’s part of a national anti-abortion strategy to challenge the landmark …
Fri., May 3, 2019, 12:40 p.m.
A federal court ruled Friday that Ohio’s congressional map is unconstitutional and ordered a new one be drawn for the 2020 elections.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 8:09 p.m.
Federal authorities said Wednesday they have charged 60 people, including 31 doctors, for their roles in illegally prescribing and distributing millions of pills containing opioids and other dangerous drugs.
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 10:22 a.m.
Police say a couple made laxative-laced cookies for striking school employees because they were tired of the noise from the picket line near their home.
UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
Lawmakers in Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi and Kentucky are considering or have passed measures designed to directly challenge Roe v. Wade. Anti-abortion activists are hopeful that President Donald Trump’s appointments of …
Thu., April 4, 2019, 11:58 a.m.
Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan jumped into the 2020 presidential race on Thursday, portraying himself as a candidate who can bridge Democrats’ progressive and working class wings to win the White …
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
A 14-year-old boy who said he escaped from two kidnappers in Ohio told authorities he is from Illinois, where he went missing nearly eight years ago when his mother apparently …
Fri., March 22, 2019, 11:47 a.m.
The Ohio Department of Health says it’s ending grants and contracts that send money to Planned Parenthood after a divided federal appeals court upheld a state anti-abortion law that blocks …
Fri., March 15, 2019, 8:49 a.m.
An Ohio man was arrested Wednesday after he extorted a University of Central Florida student with her sexually explicit photos and posted them online, an arrest affidavit said.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown says he won’t run for president after making an exploratory swing through early-voting states.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has delayed three additional executions to give the state prison system time to develop a new lethal injection method
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 2:53 p.m.
Authorities say one sheriff’s deputy has been shot and killed and another wounded during a 12-hour standoff at an apartment complex in Ohio, and a suspect was taken into custody.
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 6:54 p.m.
A street corner weed that had been decked out with Christmas lights and brought out holiday goodwill in Ohio has apparently met an early demise.
Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 2:35 p.m.
A car smashed through a church wall in Ohio during Sunday morning services, injuring six people and shattering stained glass.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Nathan Rourke ran for two touchdowns and threw for another score, leading Ohio to a 27-0 victory over San Diego State in the drizzly Frisco Bowl on Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
The first snowstorm of the season to hit the New York City area brought several inches of snow, slowing Thursday’s evening commute to a crawl, after contributing to at least …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 8:23 p.m.
Authorities arrested a family of four Tuesday in the gruesome 2016 slayings of eight people from another family in rural Ohio, a crime that prosecutors suggested stemmed from a custody …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 12:44 p.m.
Motorists streamed inland on highways converted to one-way routes Tuesday as more than 1 million people in three states were ordered to get out of the way of Hurricane Florence, …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 2:12 p.m.
Alaska Airlines will offer daily nonstop flights between Ohio’s capital city and Seattle in March when the airline joins the lineup at a Columbus airport.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
President Donald Trump sought to unite Ohio’s fractious state Republican Party on Friday, bitterly complaining about “negative, nasty” Democrats and warning that the Democratic contender for governor would “destroy your …
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 1:10 p.m.
Authorities say an Ohio man has been found alive after he went missing nearly a week ago on a hike near Mount St. Helens in Washington state.