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Ohio Public Radio

Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has entered the 2018 gubernatorial race positioned as one of the state's longest serving and best known politicians.

Athens Messenger

A top conservation adviser to Ohio Governor John Kasich has resigned and has written a letter criticizing the state's natural resources agency.


Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich says the U.S. Senate needs to fix its version of a bill to overhaul the Affordable Care Act with bipartisan cooperation.


The Ohio Civil Rights Commission says it has found evidence to support 25 complaints that United Parcel Service engaged in illegal discriminatory practices at a Maumee distribution center last year.


The former Westerville physician awaiting sentencing on charges related to operating a "pill mill" has died after being shot during an apparent home invasion on Thursday.


The 17-year-old boy charged in the West Liberty High School shooting that wounded two students has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.


A technical sergeant has been released from a hospital hours after a U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds F-16 left the runway and flipped over after landing during preparation for the Dayton Air Show on Friday.


A county coroner in Pennsylvania says human remains found by someone fishing in Lake Erie may belong to one of three victims still unaccounted for in a plane crash that killed six central Ohioans in Cleveland last year.


U.S. Air Force officials can't say what caused a Thunderbirds F-16 jet to flip over during preparations for the Dayton Air Show on Friday at the Dayton Airport. 


The Chicago Blackhawks have traded forward Artemi Panarin, along with Tyler Motte and the Blackhawks' sixth-round selection in this weekend's NHL draft to the Columbus Blue Jackets for Brandon Saad, goaltender Anton Forsberg and a fifth-round pick next year.

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Americans purchased existing homes at a faster pace in May, but a shortage of properties on the market and higher prices continue.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

The Columbus man accused of fatally shooting a SWAT officer during a standoff last year has been found guilty by a Franklin County jury.


A Democratic gubernatorial candidate is proposing a buy-in option making government health care benefits available to the public. 

Ohio's largest online charter school operator plans to lay off 350 employees next month and possibly more later after the state determined it must repay 60 million dollars for failing to accurately report attendance.

Final estimates place Ohio's projected budget shortfall at more than 1 billion dollars.

Ohio Public Radio

Backers of a proposed constitutional amendment giving crime victims and their families the same rights as the accused have delivered more than 560 thousand petition signatures to the secretary of state's office to make the fall ballot.


The Franklin County coroner says overdose deaths blamed largely on opioids are spiking.


One of two complaints filed over a Republican Ohio Supreme Court justice's speech to a Toledo Right To Life Group has been dismissed.


Ohio Governor John Kasich  has named attorney Lance Himes as director of the Ohio Department of Health.

Better Business Bureau

Four Ohio public four-year universities are getting grant money to help low-income students who are in danger of dropping out due to financial problems.


The family of a Westerville woman who died after contracting a brain-eating amoeba at a North Carolina waterpark has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the facility. 

Ohio Public Radio

The state plans to train the undercover agents who investigate liquor, tobacco and food stamp violations to identify and help victims of human trafficking.

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal of an Ohio law changing the standards for absentee and provisional ballots.


An Athens County school hopes to generate 80 percent of its electricity through a new solar plant.

WCBE Files

The Ohio Highway Patrol says a Powell woman was killed and her husband injured Saturday night in Marion when their motorcycle struck a deer and crashed on State Route 98.


The Ohio Highway Patrol says a man was killed Saturday night at a Knox County airport when he was struck by the propeller of his plane after starting its engine.

Columbus fire officials say two adults and one juvenile were hospitalized with minor injuries Sunday after an explosion at an apartment building on the northeast side.

WCBE Files

Republican State Treasurer Josh Mandel has submitted a financial disclosure statement showing every work trip he took last year was at least partly related to politics, including his bid for U.S. Senate.


The Ohio Department of Commerce says three companies have been selected to review applications for medical marijuana grow licenses.


Columbus police have identified the man killed in a night club shooting on the north side that also left four people wounded.