Stories tagged: Ohio
FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017, 7:34 A.M.
Troopers: National Guard Humvee stolen from Ohio armory
Authorities in Ohio are still on the hunt for a Humvee swiped from an Ohio National Guard Armory.
MONDAY, MARCH 6, 2017, 11:55 A.M.
Ohio says condemned man kills himself on death row
A man who had no criminal record before he fatally shot his former girlfriend has killed himself on death row, the state prisons agency said Monday.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2017, 8:21 A.M.
Man accused of unwanted toe-sucking, foot massaging at mall
A man accused of taking off a woman’s shoe and sucking her toes without permission at an Ohio mall is now accused of massaging the feet of other women without …
TUESDAY, FEB. 28, 2017, 7:42 A.M.
Driver fled crash, died in culvert where he hid, police say
A 26-year-old driver mysteriously died in a drainage culvert where he hid after a crash in rural southeastern Ohio and refused to leave when troopers called out to him, according …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 9:41 A.M.
Caretaker performed sexy dance on 100-year-old with dementia
Police say a caretaker was filmed performing a sexually provocative dance on a 100-year-old resident with dementia at an Ohio assisted living home and has been charged with gross sexual …
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 7:02 A.M.
Ohio governor delays 8 executions during appeal
Ohio Gov. John Kasich has delayed eight executions as a court fight continues over the constitutionality of the state’s lethal injection process.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 10:46 P.M.
Judge tells Ohio village to pay back $3 million from traffic camera tickets
A judge in Ohio says a village must pay back all $3 million paid by drivers for speeding citations from automated traffic cameras.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017, 12:55 P.M.
New face of Gerber is 7-month-old baby from Ohio
A 7-month-old boy from Ohio is the new face of Gerber baby products. Though he probably won’t be saying much anytime soon, the spokesbaby named Riley has an “infectious laugh …
THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 7:08 A.M.
Federal judge rejects Ohio’s new lethal injection process
A federal judge on Thursday declared Ohio’s new lethal injection process unconstitutional and delayed three executions, including one scheduled next month. The ruling by Magistrate Judge Michael Merz in Dayton …
TUESDAY, JAN. 17, 2017, 5 P.M.
60-year-old gorilla, first to be born in a zoo, dies in Ohio
The world’s first gorilla born in a zoo, a female named Colo who became the oldest known living gorilla in the U.S., has died at age 60, the Columbus Zoo …
TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 2:43 P.M.
Akron home sells for $1 under Ohio’s new public auction law
vacant 92-year-old bungalow in Akron sold at a sheriff’s sale last month for just $1, a price made possible by a revision of Ohio law governing public auctions last year.
TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 7:29 A.M.
Search resumes for plane carrying 6 that vanished in Ohio
Cleveland officials say the search for a plane carrying six people that disappeared last week over Lake Erie has resumed.
TUESDAY, DEC. 27, 2016, 11:51 A.M.
Five Ohio officers sued over chase injuries not liable, court rules
The Ohio Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that five police officers sued by a woman injured during a high-speed chase are immune from legal liability.
MONDAY, DEC. 26, 2016, 7 P.M.
Mall fights send post-holiday shoppers scrambling for exits
Fights broke out at malls around the country Monday night sending shoppers, who were looking for post-holiday deals, scrambling for the exits.
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 3:10 P.M.
Happy birthday to Colo: Oldest gorilla in U.S. turns 60
She is a mother of three, grandmother of 16, great-grandmother of 12 and great-great-grandmother of three. She recently had surgery to remove a malignant tumor, but doctors say she’s doing …
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 8:23 A.M.
Ohio Supreme Court rejects teen rapist’s 112-year sentence
A 112-year prison sentence imposed on a convicted rapist for crimes he committed at age 15 is unconstitutional because it doesn’t allow any opportunity for possible release, a divided Ohio …
MONDAY, DEC. 19, 2016, 1:41 P.M.
Federal judge issues stay for 3 upcoming Ohio executions
A federal judge has issued a stay in the January execution of an Ohio death row inmate and two other inmates scheduled to die in 2017.
SATURDAY, DEC. 17, 2016, 4:04 P.M.
Biden, other mourners choke up in tribute to John Glenn
The nation’s vice president and a retired Marine Corps general were among the dignitaries, family members and other mourners who choked up Saturday during a memorial tribute to the late …
FRIDAY, DEC. 16, 2016, 2:32 P.M.
Man finds 2 pounds of heroin in car seized by Ohio police
A Kentucky man bothered by a rattle in a car he’d recently bought at an Ohio auto auction has found 2 pounds of heroin in a secret compartment inside the …
FRIDAY, DEC. 16, 2016, 11:39 A.M.
John Glenn lies in honor at Ohio capitol for public goodbye
John Glenn’s home state and the nation began saying goodbye to the beloved astronaut Friday beginning with a public viewing of his flag-draped casket inside Ohio’s Statehouse rotunda.
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 2:33 P.M.
Ohio governor OKs 20-week abortion ban, nixes heartbeat bill
Republican Gov. John Kasich signed a bill Tuesday imposing a 20-week abortion ban while vetoing stricter provisions in a separate measure that would have barred the procedure at the first …
MONDAY, DEC. 12, 2016, 7:20 A.M.
Ohio inmate loses appeal to block second try at execution
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected the appeal by a condemned Ohio killer whose 2009 execution was called off after two hours during which he cried in pain while …
SATURDAY, DEC. 10, 2016, 11:14 P.M.
Malignant tumor removed from oldest zoo gorilla
Zoo officials say a mass removed from the oldest known gorilla living in a zoo was cancerous.
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 1:31 P.M.
Hero-astronaut John Glenn to lie in state in Ohio
American hero-astronaut John Glenn will lie in state in Ohio’s capitol building preceding a celebration of his life of military and government service and two history-making voyages into space.
THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016, 1:49 P.M.
Ohio House committee votes to pass 20-week abortion ban
Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks under a bill that Republican lawmakers hoped to pass Thursday and add to legislation already on its way to GOP Gov. John Kasich …
THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016, 9:44 A.M.
Somber moment for president-elect: Trump to meet Ohio State victims
President-elect Donald Trump is taking on a somber task Thursday that became all too familiar to his predecessor – supporting survivors after an outbreak of violence, this time families and …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 4:18 P.M.
Former astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn is hospitalized in Ohio
An Ohio State official says former astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn has been hospitalized for more than a week.
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 1 P.M.
Ohio’s top court says police dashcam video is public record
Video footage from police cruiser dashcams is a public record that, with some exceptions, should be promptly released upon request, the state’s highest court ruled Tuesday.
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 8:55 A.M.
Ohio pulls license of 1 of state’s last few abortion clinics
Ohio has revoked the operating license of one of the state’s few remaining abortion clinics on the grounds that it failed to obtain a required transfer agreement with a nearby …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 10:24 A.M.
Ohio day care worker gets life sentence in sex abuse of kids
A former Ohio day care worker convicted of sexually assaulting six children has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.