Associated Press


Ohio Governor John Kasich says he supports repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act but thinks a plan floated by Congressional Republicans to phase out the expanded Medicaid program is a "very bad idea."

Authorities say a 59-year-old Gahanna man was killed Friday in a skiing accident at the Snow Trails ski slopes near Mansfield. 

A group of U.S. Senators is backing a proposal to eliminate a tax penalty levied on student loans forgiven after the death or disability of the borrower.


State lawmakers have formally introduced a bill removing sales taxes from feminine hygiene products.

A federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit by Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine challenging what he called an unconstitutional health care tax levied on state and local governments.

Columbus police say a woman was shot and wounded this morning near a UPS distribution facility on Trabue Road.


Ohio agencies will spend the next year examining hotspots contributing to Lake Erie's algae blooms and developing a monitoring network.

Associated Press

A Franklin County judge has refused to let prosecutors try an 82-year-old man in the nonfatal shooting of a Columbus police officer in March of 1972.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

The Franklin County woman convicted of live-streaming the rape of a friend has been sentenced to nine months in prison.

State of Ohio

A state prison inmate accused of fatally beating a fellow prisoner has been sentenced to life without parole.

Clark County Sheriff's Office

The father of a 7-week-old Clark County boy who died last year has been sentenced to eleven years in prison for involuntary manslaughter.

Ohio Public Radio

A new study ranks Ohio in the bottom five of all 50 states in college affordability.


Ohio Governor John Kasich plans to deliver his annual State of the State speech in Sandusky on April 4.

Grove City Police

A Franklin County judge has ordered the registered sex offender charged in the kidnapping, rape and slaying of an Ohio State University student be held without bond.


A transportation lobbyist says he hopes the Trump administration's promise to invest billions in infrastructure improvements could revive long dormant plans to build an interstate between Toledo and Columbus.


Opponents of the NEXUS natural gas pipeline planned for northern Ohio say they're hoping the existence of a threatened bat species will at least delay the 2 billion dollar project.


The rebuilding Cincinnati Reds have traded All-Star second baseman Brandon Phillips to the Atlanta Braves for left-handed pitcher Andrew McKirahan and minor league right-hander Carlos Portuondo. 


Wittenberg University has chosen an Oberlin College administrator as its new president.


A federal jury has convicted a former Summit County council member of six bribery related charges for accepting cash, campaign donations and home improvements from Akron-area businessmen.

Grove City Police

A convicted sex offender released from prison in November has been charged in the shooting death of a 21-year-old Ohio State University student.