Franklin County prosecutor Ron O'Brien says there will be an independent element of the investigation being conducted into the shooting death of a African-American man by a white Columbus police officer earlier this year.
A Columbus woman will serve 65 years in prison for stealing jewelry and other valuables from several dozen elderly residents at nursing homes and assisted living facilities in Franklin and Delaware Counties over the course of several years.
A federal district judge says an ex-deep sea treasure hunter from Columbus is faking memory problems and intentionally deceiving authorities about the location of missing coins minted from gold recovered from an 1857 shipwreck.
Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has certified a proposed constitutional amendment to impose term limits on Ohio Supreme Court justices and to remove special legal protections for state lawmakers and their staffs.
Evidence shows that a white, now former University of Cincinnati police officer was wearing a T-shirt with a picture of a Confederate flag on it when he shot and killed an unarmed black man during a traffic stop last year.