All 17 Franklin County common pleas judges have stepped away from hearing the case against former county Board of Elections director Bill Anthony.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

A central Ohio man who admitted fatally stabbing a woman while high on LSD has taken a plea deal rather than proceeding with the new trial he won because a judge misspoke about his eligibility for early release.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says whoever killed eight members from the same Pike County family were familiar with the victims, their homes and the surrounding area.

City of Gahanna

A Gahanna police lieutenant has resigned after taking money for hours he didn't work.

A Canal Winchester man has been indicted on charges of pointing a high-powered laser at a Columbus Police helicopter, which temporarily blinded the crew.

Ohio's unemployment rate for July is 4.8 percent, down two-tenths of a point from June.

People hoping to get a view of a nude statue of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in Cleveland Heights are out of luck. 

A new study by researchers at Children's Hospital in Columbus shows thousands of children are taken to emergency rooms with stroller-related injuries each year. 

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

A former Wellington School teacher convicted of recording students with a hidden camera has been released from prison pending his appeals.

Jackson County Sheriff's Office

A Wellston man will serve three years of probation after pleading guilty to charges of purchasing the remains of eight Native Americans stolen from a farm.

Columbus Public Health officials say there are now 202 cases of cryptosporidiosis in Columbus and Franklin and Delaware Counties, up from 107 last week.

BBB Offers College Students Tips Against Scammers

Aug 18, 2016

The Better Business Bureau says millenials are more susceptible to scams than any other generation.

More than 200 eastern hellbenders will be released into Ohio streams in an ongoing effort to offset a decline in the endangered aquatic salamander.  

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Two of the protesters with the group that burned the American flag outside the Republican National Convention were arraigned today.

A federal bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of the century-old Columbus Castings foundry to a New York-based corporate liquidation firm.

Ohio State University says unsafe levels of lead were found in water at five apartments in Buckeye Village.

U.S. Attorney's Office

Another member of the Short North Posse gang has pleaded guilty to racketeering and conspiracy charges.


The family of a 74-year-old Columbus woman found dead in a car Monday night says police didn't do enough to find her after she went missing last week.

An animal-related video made by a Columbus man has been pulled off the internet after a national backlash.


Bay Village police are investigating new leads in the 1989 kidnapping and murder of Amy Mihaljevic.