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10:20 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Bill Seeks To Make E-Cigarette Liquid Childproof

A bill introduced in the state legislature seeks to make sure that children cannot get into liquid used in electronic cigarettes. 

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10:05 am
Mon November 3, 2014

42 People Removed From Ohio Ebola Contact List

Forty-two people have been removed from the list of Ohioans being monitored for Ebola symptoms. 

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7:09 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Major Political Parties Launch Final Get Out The Vote Push

In the final days before the election, the two major political parties are making a last-ditch push to get their supporters to vote.

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12:01 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Auto Club Considering Roadside Service For Bicyclists

American Automobile Association chapters in central and southwest Ohio are gauging interest in providing emergency roadside assistance for bicyclists.

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11:57 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Ohio Man Freed From North Korea To Get Municipal Job Back

Jeffrey Fowle
Credit whio.com

The City of Moraine has agreed to rehire the man arrested and detained in North Korea for nearly six months, while criticizing his decision to travel there.

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11:53 am
Fri October 31, 2014

State Lawmaker Found Guilty Of Campaign Finance Violations

Sandra Williams
Credit State of Ohio

A Franklin County judge this morning found Democratic State Representative Sandra Williams guilty of violating campaign-finance regulations related to the purchase and re-sale of Ohio State football tickets.

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6:48 am
Fri October 31, 2014

New Worthington Schools Superintendent Named

Trent Bowers
Credit Worthington City Schools

The Worthington school board has appointed assistant superintendent Trent Bowers to succeed outgoing superintendent Thomas Tucker, who is leaving at the end of the school year to take a similar post in suburban Cincinnati.

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6:45 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Whitehall School Bus Driver Charged With Abusing Passengers

Christopher Litostansky
Credit Whitehall Police

Police have filed additional assault, child endangering and unlawful restraint charges against a Whitehall school bus driver for his alleged mistreatment of children on his bus.

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6:43 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Physician Sentenced For Illegal Distribution of Prescription Drugs

A former central Ohio physician was sentenced Thursday to one year in prison for distributing pain medication without a legitimate medical purpose.

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6:31 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Judge Declines To Sentence Ahmad In Absentia

Credit Chicago Tribune

A federal judge has declined to sentence in absentia the former deputy Ohio treasurer who pleaded guilty last year to federal bribery and money laundering charges in an alleged kickback scheme in the office.

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6:23 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Millennials Expected To Play Major Role In Tuesday's Elections

Credit forbes.com

Young Ohioans are expected to play a key role in Tuesday's elections and in future public policy.

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6:16 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Fracking Bans On Tuesday's Ballot In Several Communities

Meeting of anti-fracking activists in Gates Mills
Credit cleveland.com

Activists in Columbus are trying to stop fracking and fracking waste with a measure they hope to get onto the May ballot.

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5:01 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

1 in 6 Ohioans Getting Emergency Food Assistance

A new report on hunger finds that more than one in six Ohioans is struggling to get food on the table.

The data is part of Feeding America's national report on hunger. 

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12:34 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

Judge Grants Weddington Early Release From Prison

Credit State of Ohio

A judge has granted former Democratic state lawmaker and former Columbus School Board member Carlton Weddington's request for early release from prison.

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12:31 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

AP: Former Army Intelligence Figure Was Not A Ph.D. As He Claimed

Credit associated press

A key figure in a U.S. Army intelligence program has for years allowed himself to be portrayed as a Ph.D. in engineering, even though he does not hold a doctoral degree. 

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6:42 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Suspects In Two Fatal Shootings Sought

Columbus police are searching for suspects in a pair of fatal shootings.

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6:38 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Former OHP Trooper Pleads Guilty To Abusing Women While On Duty

Credit Ohio Highway Patrol

A former Ohio Highway Patrol trooper has pleaded guilty to violating the civil rights of female motorists by forcing them into sexual acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges from 2006 through October of last year.

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6:32 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Bodybuilding Champ Sentenced For Series Of Robberies

Credit Columbus Division of Police

The former bodybuilding champion convicted of committing several armed robberies in the area was sentenced yesterday to 44 years in prison.

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6:29 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Democratic State Lawmaker Pleads Guilty To Ethics Violations

Credit State of Ohio

Democratic State Representative Dale Mallory has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor ethics charges related to taking Cincinnati Bengals tickets from payday industry lobbyists then failing to properly disclose them.

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6:26 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Ohio Voters Unhappy With Their Choices This Year

Few Ohio voters are undecided this year, but many are unhappy with their choices. 

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