Stories tagged: ohio
Fri., Feb. 21, 2020
A security camera captured footage of a jail inmate’s apparent escape attempt from a holding room that ended with her falling through a ceiling and landing head-first in a trash …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 21, 2020
An Ohio woman was arrested for calling 911 when her parents cut off her cellphone service, authorities said.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 21, 2020
An Ohio state representative who has proposed gun restrictions said he found memes that he considers threatening printed out and placed in his mailbox.
Thu., Jan. 9, 2020
President Donald Trump heads into his first campaign rally of the election year flush with cash, chafing at impeachment and hoping to capitalize on his order to take out Iran’s …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 9, 2019
General Motors has agreed to loan $40 million to a newly formed company that wants to make electric pickup trucks at a massive Ohio assembly plant GM shut down earlier …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 4, 2019
An Ohio proposal aimed at outlawing abortions would present some doctors with the choice between facing potential criminal prosecution or attempting a procedure considered medically impossible: the reimplantation of an …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
A woman bitten to death by one or both of her pet Great Danes had alcoholism and may not have been clear-headed enough to seek help after she was attacked, …
Tue., Oct. 29, 2019
A major U.S. coal mining company, whose former CEO became a big supporter of President Donald Trump in his effort to save coal jobs, is seeking bankruptcy protection.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019
Jury selection began Wednesday in the first federal trial over the opioid epidemic despite a last-minute request from lawyers to delay it because of news reports on a settlement offer.
Mon., Sept. 9, 2019
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is presenting the nation’s highest award for public safety officers to first responders in last month’s deadly shootings in Dayton, Ohio. Trump is awarding the …
Fri., Sept. 6, 2019
Three killed isn’t even close to the largest death tolls from the mass shootings that plague the United States. A total of 38 people died last month in three shootings. …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he wants to consider background checks and other gun violence bills when lawmakers return.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019
President Donald Trump defended his rhetoric Wednesday as he headed out to offer a message of healing and unity in El Paso and Dayton, where he was to be met …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019
Anguished families planned funerals in two U.S. cities, politicians pointed fingers and a nation numbed by gun violence wondered what might come next Monday as the death toll from two …
Mon., Aug. 5, 2019
In a laundry list of reasons why the United States is grappling with mass killings, an Ohio state lawmaker has settled on immigrants, same-sex marriage, transgender rights, disrespect toward veterans …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019
Speaking out against weekend mass shootings that rocked a nation, President Donald Trump on Monday called for bipartisan solutions to the bloodshed but offered few details and faced pointed questions …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019
Five officers associated with an undercover investigation that led to Stormy Daniels’ arrest at a strip club last year face discipline, the Columbus police department announced.
UPDATED: Mon., July 22, 2019
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.