‘Hillbilly Elegy’ author urges GOP to defend working class

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ author urges GOP to defend working class

BOARDMAN — The best-selling author of “Hillbilly Elegy” has told an elegant gathering of Republicans in Ohio that they bear the resp...

April 28th, 2017 |  


$1M bond set for woman charged in Dayton fire that killed roommate

$1M bond set for woman charged in Dayton fire that killed roommate

DAYTON — An Ohio woman charged with murder and aggravated arson in a fire that killed her roommate has been ordered held on $1 million bond.A ju...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Treasurer accused of stealing $600,000 from Akron fire union

Treasurer accused of stealing $600,000 from Akron fire union

AKRON — A treasurer accused of stealing more than $600,000 from his northeast Ohio firefighters union has been indicted on felony charges, inclu...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Court rules Cleveland gun offender registry is invalid

Court rules Cleveland gun offender registry is invalid

CLEVELAND — An appeals court says Cleveland’s registry of people who have committed crimes with guns is invalid because it conflicts with ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Ohio wants 4,700 educators back in fingerprint-check system

Ohio wants 4,700 educators back in fingerprint-check system

COLUMBUS — About 4,700 Ohio-licensed educators are missing from Ohio’s fingerprint-tracking system that helps notify their employers about...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Purported psychic accused of bilking clients sentenced

Purported psychic accused of bilking clients sentenced

PAINESVILLE — A purported psychic reader who Ohio prosecutors say ran a scam bilking a dozen people out of more than $1 million in cash and valu...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Former suburban Cleveland officer pleads not guilty to assaulting 2 with sex toy

Former suburban Cleveland officer pleads not guilty to assaulting 2 with sex toy

EAST CLEVELAND — A former suburban Cleveland police officer suspected of assaulting two women with a sex toy during an illegal traffic stop has ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Police investigate Toledo-area baby’s death as a homicide

Police investigate Toledo-area baby’s death as a homicide

OREGON — Authorities in Ohio say the death of a 6-month-old boy who a coroner says died of abusive head trauma is under investigation as a homic...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Mahoning County jail buying scanner to detect drugs after 2 overdoses

Mahoning County jail buying scanner to detect drugs after 2 overdoses

YOUNGSTOWN — An Ohio jail is getting a new full-body scanner requested by officials last year to help detect drugs after two inmates overdosed o...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Part of interstate in Ohio to close for bridge implosion

Part of interstate in Ohio to close for bridge implosion

OREGONIA — Officials say another attempt at imploding an old bridge in in southwest Ohio will close a section of Interstate-71 for several hours...

April 27th, 2017 |