Stories tagged: Ohio
Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 9:38 a.m.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich has delayed the execution of a death row inmate who was scheduled to die next week for fatally stabbing a 67-year-old man.
Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 8:49 a.m.
The Ohio Supreme Court delivered a pair of blows to abortion clinics in Toledo and Cleveland on Tuesday.
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 9:59 a.m.
Ross Geiger had doubts about recommending a death sentence 20 years ago for a convicted Ohio killer, concerned about the impact of the offender’s tough childhood on his behavior.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 1:43 p.m.
President Donald Trump accused Democrats on Monday of being “un-American” and perhaps even “treasonous” for refusing to cheer positive news during his State of the Union address, as he turned …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Republicans who control a majority of the nation’s statehouses are considering a wide range of abortion legislation that could test the government’s legal ability to restrict a woman’s right to …
Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich should consider his fight against the state’s deadly opioid epidemic when deciding whether to spare a condemned killer whose life spiraled out of control after becoming …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 1:13 p.m.
A student newspaper in Ohio is getting some social media love meant for the award-winning movie with the same name.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
The campus tour organizer for white nationalist Richard Spencer is making a bid for him to speak at Kent State University this spring on the anniversary of the shootings during …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
The Supreme Court appeared sympathetic Wednesday to states that seek to prune their voting rolls by targeting people who haven’t voted in a while.
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
White nationalist Richard Spencer’s campus tour organizer is suing the University of Cincinnati’s president, saying the school wouldn’t rent space for Spencer to speak on campus unless a nearly $11,000 …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate said on Facebook that people should “lighten up” after deleting a previous post outlining his sexual history with women that drew …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 2:40 p.m.
Ohio called off the execution of a condemned killer with multiple health problems on Wednesday, because members of the state’s execution team were unable to find a vein to insert …
Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 1:49 p.m.
Ohio started final preparations Tuesday for executing a sick inmate who will be provided a wedge-shaped pillow to help him breathe as he’s put to death this week.
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
Singer-songwriter John Legend has returned to his hometown in Ohio for a night of high school football.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
Some parents at an Ohio middle school have said they were shocked to hear an eighth-grade choir sing about picking cotton just days after other students in the district took …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 12:44 p.m.
Three years after toxic algae in Lake Erie tainted the drinking water for more than 400,000 people, many are still leery about what’s coming out of their faucets.
Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 7:47 a.m.
Amazon has made it official: It plans to locate one of its fulfillment centers in the southwest Ohio city of Monroe, bringing more than 1,000 jobs.
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
A man convicted of killing two people in back-to-back robberies in suburban Cleveland in 1992 was executed Wednesday as family members of his victims looked on.
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 10:09 a.m.
Police say an Ohio man and his girlfriend restrained, gagged and taped his 4-year-old twin boys to a wall.
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 1:18 p.m.
An Ohio zoo is mourning the death of a 45-year-old orangutan that enjoyed interacting with children while on public view and watching recordings of football and “The Price Is Right” …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
A judge was ambushed Monday morning as he walked toward the Jefferson County Courthouse, and the judge and a probation officer returned fire, killing the suspect, officials said.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 3:36 p.m.
The white Ohio police officer who fatally shot a black 13-year-old boy after a suspected robbery last year feared a “gun fight” with the teen, who the officer said pulled …
Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 3:15 p.m.
The union representing police officers in Ohio’s biggest city said Friday the organization has lost faith in city leaders as officers wrestle with a spiking homicide rate, a record number …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s administration has reversed the government’s position on a voter roll case before the U.S. Supreme Court and is now backing Ohio’s method for purging voters.
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
Kenny Easley played seven incredible years as a safety for the Seattle Seahawks from 1981 to 1987 before a contentious ending to his career. On Saturday the five-time Pro Bowler …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 11:49 a.m.
CLEVELAND – A man in prison for child rape and an Ohio woman were convicted Friday in Cleveland of dozens of counts related to the sex trafficking of children as …
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 7:08 a.m.
An Ohio prosecutor alleges a man stored his girlfriend’s body in a freezer while another woman helped him and assumed the dead woman’s life by moving into her home, using …
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Inspectors repeatedly looked over a thrill ride while it was assembled at the Ohio State Fair and signed off on it hours before it flew apart in a deadly accident …
Wed., July 26, 2017, 8:05 a.m.
Ohio has put to death a child killer in the state’s first execution in more than three years following a prolonged search for lethal drugs.
UPDATED: Tue., July 25, 2017, 7:25 p.m.
Straight off a slim but symbolic health care win in Washington, President Donald Trump arrived in Ohio for a victory lap on Tuesday night with the very voters who helped …