A local LGBTQ-rights group is attempting to answer criticism about its lack of diversity.

A Springfield man is hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after his plane crashed on Sunday. 

Ohio Public Radio

Officials in the wind energy industry say they can't create new projects in Ohio due to regulations over where turbines may be placed.


A Westerville woman says her drug-addicted son died of an apparent overdose after being abruptly released from a Florida treatment center ahead of Hurricane Irma. 


A volunteer firefighter in Warren County has been suspended indefinitely after a social media post that stated he would save a dog from a burning building before a black person.

Associated Press

Crews have begun dismantling the thrill ride involved in a deadly accident at the Ohio State Fair. The removal of the Fire Ball ride at the state fairgrounds began with a final inspection Saturday.

The Ohio Highway Patrol says a woman was killed and five others were injured when two vehicles collided in Marion County on Saturday.


Fayette County officials are giving the all clear after a chlorine leak forced residents to shelter in place. 

Associated Press

The Cleveland Indians' historic 22-game winning streak ended on Friday night. 

Ohio's unemployment rate for August was 5.4 percent, an increase of two-tenths of a point from July.


A series of walking tours sponsored by Columbus Public Health and the Columbus Landmarks Foundation begin on Saturday.


Columbus could be a hub for a new, high-speed transportation option.

Republican Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien says seven people have been indicted on charges of voting illegally during elections in 2012, 2015 and 2016 because they weren't citizens.

Columbus Police are investigating four separate overnight shootings. One person is hospitalized in critical condition after being shot near Manchester Avenue and Bremen Street on the north side around 3:30 am.

Dublin Police

Sentencing is pending for the former Dublin Scioto High School teacher who pleaded guilty Thursday to child pornography charges.

The Ohio Inspector General's office says a former Department of Administrative Services IT supervisor possibly violated ethics laws by pursuing and accepting a job with a state vendor while managing that vendor's multi-million dollar contract.

PIckaway County Sheriff's Office

Pickaway County Sheriff’s deputies have charged a man in connection with the shooting death of his pregnant girlfriend last May.


Prosecutors have dropped charges against two men accused of hitting Cleveland police officers during a flag-burning protest at the Republican National Convention last year.

Newly released U.S. Census Bureau data shows median income rose slightly, while poverty rates and the number of people without health insurance in Franklin County and the state declined from 2015 to 2016.

Ohio’s newly-released school report cards rank the Columbus City Schools among the lowest performing districts in the region, despite an improvement in elementary school literacy.

Thoughtwell, previously known as Community Research Partners, unveiled the results of a comprehensive needs assessment for youth in Franklin County at Wednesday's Columbus Metropolitan Club forum.


An Ohio State University study finds children and older adults with developmental disabilities are experiencing disparities when it comes to health care.

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

Ohio's prison system says officials followed proper security protocols when the attorney witnessing yesterday's execution of her client tried to leave the witness room.

A new survey by Manpower Incorporated shows Ohio companies expect hiring to be moderate in the fourth quarter of this year.


More than half of Ohio's Petland-related Camplyobacter infections are in Franklin County. 


Attorneys for some of the victims of the fatal ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair in July say a state law may protect the ride's maker from liability. 

Associated Press

The Cleveland Indians set an American League record yesterday with their 21st consecutive victory.

Andy Chow / Ohio Statehouse News Bureau

The debate over gun-free zones is back in full swing at the Statehouse as lawmakers argue which should take precedence: the rights of gun owners or the rights of property owners.

State Supreme Court Will Hear Appeal From ECOT

Sep 13, 2017

The Ohio Supreme Court has agreed to consider an enrollment dispute the state's largest online charter school operator says could determine the fate of the entire industry.  

Columbus Division of Police

A Columbus police officer has been relieved of duty pending investigation of comments he made to other officers about how he would have choked a suspect who resisted arrest.