Scioto County Sheriff's Office

Scioto County Sheriff's deputies have charged a man with shooting and killing a woman at her home on Monday night.

Thirteen people have been indicted in Franklin County for allegedly participating in a multi-state prescription pill ring.

Three of the Ohio's four casinos report revenue losses last year.


Ohio Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor backed President-Elect Trump's pick for chair of the state Republican party over the sitting chair, who was supported by Governor John Kasich.

Underwater Marine Contractors

Cleveland authorities have confirmed remains found in a seat of a plane that vanished from radar after taking off from Burke Lakefront Airport on December 29  are human. 

Dayton is one of several cities urging the Ohio Supreme Court to reject a law that restricts municipalities from using traffic enforcement cameras.

A West Virginia judge has revealed terms of a settlement of a lawsuit filed against Dublin-based Cardinal Health, alleging it fed the Mountaineer state's opioid epidemic by failing to properly oversee and report significant increases in orders for prescription drugs.


The operator of a southern Ohio power station says six people were injured in an explosion at the coal-fired plant.   

The NPR Politics team and reporters across the newsroom will be live-annotating President Obama's farewell address in Chicago on Tuesday night, scheduled to begin at 9 pm ET/6pm ET.

The team will be adding fact-checks and background to Obama's comments as he gives them. We'll be watching in particular for remarks on his legacy, national security, health care and foreign policy, among other topics.


Records show Ohio has obtained repeat supplies of the lethal drugs it plans to use on a condemned child killer next month.

The American Red Cross has issued a national emergency call for blood donations due to a decline over the holidays.


A local developer has purchased the Franklinton site of The Florentine restaurant, which closed in late December after 71 years of operations.

Columbus police have identified the victims in the city's second and third murders of 2017. 

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined without comment to hear a long-running ballot access lawsuit filed by Ohio's Libertarian Party.

Summit County Sheriff's Office

An Akron man has been sentenced to two years of community control after failing to spend money he received from an investor to organize a concert in Columbus.

A second man has been indicted in the death of a Hamilton firefighter killed inside a home in a blaze authorities say was intentionally set by the owner.

Columbus City Schools

One of the key figures in the Columbus City Schools' attendance data scrubbing scandal has had her license revoked.

OSU Attacker Had No Drugs, Alcohol In System

Jan 9, 2017

Initial toxicology results show the man police say was  responsible for a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University had no illegal drugs or alcohol in his system.  

Whitehall police are investigating the discovery of body in the backyard of a Westphal Avenue home Sunday morning.


Ohio University has named four finalists to replace outgoing President Roderick McDavis.