Associated Press

The Cleveland school district and its teachers union have reached a tentative contract agreement that avoids a strike planned to start on Thursday.


Ohio State University is requiring its roughly 150 alumni clubs and societies to stay silent when it comes to disparaging comments about the school, or risk losing money and other perks.

Ohio State University has suspended wide receiver Torrance Gibson for the fall semester for violating the student conduct code.

Danville Police

The trial for the man accused of fatally shooting a Danville police officer has been delayed until March.


Vice President Joe Biden will campaign in northeast Ohio for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton later this week.

State and local elected officials have expressed concerns the U.S. National Whitewater Center in North Carolina has reopened its channels less than two months after a Westerville rafter died from a brain-eating amoeba and with no new regulations in place.

Ohio Highway Patrol troopers have ratified a new three-year contract with the state.

Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services officials say accidental drug overdoses killed a record 3,050  Ohioans last year,  an average of eight per day.

Existing home sales on the local, state and national levels declined in July thanks to a shortage of available properties and rising prices.

Sandusky County Sheriff Kyle Overmyer has pleaded not guilty  to charges of stealing prescription medications from disposal drop boxes, deceiving doctors into giving him painkillers and misusing department funds.

State of Ohio

The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death sentences of a man convicted of killing his girlfriend's ex-husband and a man who killed a woman he lived with and her two children.

The Food and Drug Administration says it has again found listeria in the production kitchen of Columbus-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams.

Logan County Sheriff's Office

The Logan County man who admitted shooting and killing a teenager while hosting a drinking party has been sentenced to five years in prison.

Sandusky County Sheriff Kyle Overmyer has been indicted on 43 counts involving drugs.

Ohio's largest online charter school operator has been allowed to proceed with a lawsuit that seeks to block an enrollment audit the state says is necessary to determine its future funding.  

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.

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.