Charges are pending against two men involved in a melee at a Franklinton apartment complex last night. 

Associated Press

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is doubling down on his immigration policies.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture predicts bumper crops of soybeans and corn this year.

WCBE Files

The anti-abortion group leader who also heads the state medical board says he will recuse himself from voting on a complaint involving three abortion providers he has publicly criticized.

Middletown Police

One of the three women charged after the fatal beating of a 5-year-old Licking County boy in Middletown has been sentenced to three years in prison for obstruction of justice. 

Two agencies that will regulate Ohio's medical marijuana program are getting the 1.8 million state dollars they sought to start that work.

State of Ohio

A Chillicothe man is preparing to be tried for the murder of his cellmate. 

Columbus police say an 81-year-old woman was killed late Saturday after being hit and run over by a pickup truck as it backed up in a restaurant parking lot.

The National Weather Service says an EF-Zero tornado touched down near Delaware  on Saturday, damaging trees and boats in Delaware State Park.

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.