Ohio State University officials want trustees to approve a plan to tear down the buildings near 11th and Neil Avenues that house three businesses, in order to build an optometry clinic and health services faculty office.


East Cleveland fire officials are still putting out hot spots from a weekend fire at a landfill.


Workers at the Fuyao Glass America plant in Moraine have scheduled a vote on whether to unionize for November 8 and 9. 


The University of Cincinnati is reviewing a music professor's responses to a Middle Eastern Muslim student who wrote in a class assignment Donald Trump's presidency negatively affected her family.

Records reviewed by the Associated Press show the City of Columbus is facing more than two dozen civil rights complaints, nearly 20 years after the Justice Department settled its lawsuit against the city alleging police routinely violated citizens' civil rights.


Columbus City Council last night approved spending 1.1 million dollars on redeveloping a building on Champion Avenue and another on Granville Street, which were part of the Poindexter Village public-housing site.

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The state Controlling board has approved the Ohio Medicaid director's request for 264 million dollars in funding needed to qualify for 638 million in federal matching funds for Medicaid. 


The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is sending law enforcement teams to Cleveland, Cincinnati and cities in four other states to help stop the flow of heroin and synthetic opioids.


The City of Toledo is joining several other Ohio cities and counties in suing prescription drugmakers and distributors.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is asking the five drug makers he is suing for their alleged role in the state's opioid crisis to begin immediate settlement talks.


Ohio Supreme Court Justice William O’Neill’s declared intention to run for governor has some wondering how that will affect the other four people in the Democratic primary.


President Trump is unleashing new criticism of the investigations into possible ties between his campaign associates and Russia.


Democratic Ohio Supreme Court Justice William O'Neill has announced he will run for governor next year.

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Two Democratic state lawmakers have proposed a plan for universal health-care.

Ohio Public Radio

The amount of money being spent by drug companies to defeat Issue 2, the Drug Price Relief Act, has broken the state's record for a ballot issue.

Ohio Senate

A memo detailing a woman's sexual harassment complaint against a Republican State Senator by a state employee says he hugged her and repeatedly badgered her to have sex.


Officials say air quality tests conducted at the former Arco Recycling facility in East Cleveland that caught fire early Saturday show no health concerns for nearby residents.


The U.S. Supreme Court is delaying hearing arguments in early November over Ohio's effort to purge its voter rolls because one of the attorneys for the challengers is ill.

President Trump is promising a large ad campaign to try to stem opioid deaths, but Ohio has seen its tally increase even with such ads.


Columbus-based Nationwide Insurance says 400 workers from around the country will be losing their jobs as part of a corporate streamlining. 

Columbus Division of Police

The man who federal prosecutors say led a large heroin smuggling ring with ties to a Mexican drug cartel was sentenced in Columbus Thursday to 21 years in prison.

Hilliard police are investigating Thursday's discovery of man inside of a vehicle submerged in a pond.

Pickaway County Sheriff's Office

A Clarksburg man has been sentenced to 46 years in prison after pleading guilty to fatally shooting his estranged girlfriend and a man living at the home where she'd taken refuge after her life had been threatened.


The John Glenn airport in Columbus will host the facility's first 5K run and walk on the  north runway to benefit a charitable organization.

The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled a law requiring people living with HIV to disclose their status to potential sexual partners is constitutional.

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A top Republican state lawmaker has taken a comprehensive issue and thrown it into the policymaking process through a bill to overhaul unemployment compensation.


A new study by the Midwest Economic Policy Institute shows how climate change harms roads, bridges and traffic patterns in the region.

The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld a juvenile court judge's dismissal of a case involving sex between boys under the age of 13.

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati has rejected arguments to stop next month's execution of a death row inmate who says he's too ill for lethal injection.

Columbus police are searching for a suspect in a fatal shooting Wednesday in Linden.