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Ohio tent city is a refuge for the homeless and displaced.

From her home outside Indianapolis, Christy Brooks logged onto Facebook to find her younger sister.

November 19, 2017 12:50 pm


Scooby the camel returned to Ohio owners after getting loose

A young camel named Scooby is back at home after going on a 90-minute jaunt that blocked traffic and provided an uncommon photo opportunity...

November 19, 2017 11:10 am


Ohio gubernatorial candidate apologizes

CLEVELAND – An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate said on Facebook that people should...

November 19, 2017 1:00 am


Sex offender gets 20 years for trying to record people taking showers

CLEVELAND -- A convicted sex offender has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison after being caught trying to record people taking...

November 17, 2017 12:10 pm


Ohio unemployment rate drops slightly in October

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- State officials said Ohio's unemployment rate dropped to 5.1 percent in October but remained higher than the national...

November 17, 2017 10:50 am


Toxic algae blooms on US waterways on rise

MONROE, Mich. – Competing in a bass fishing tournament two years ago, Todd Steele cast his rod from his 21-foot motorboat –...

November 17, 2017 1:00 am


Ohio man arrested for shooting threats at casino, church

Authorities say an Ohio man has been arrested after he threatened to carry out mass shootings at a megachurch and the Las Vegas casino...

November 16, 2017 12:10 pm


Police: Officer shot has serious injury, expected to survive

A police officer has been shot at a home in the northwest Ohio city of Toledo.

November 16, 2017 10:10 am


Ohio calls off execution after vein trouble

LUCASVILLE, Ohio – Ohio called off the execution of an ailing 69-year-old killer Wednesday after the executioners couldn't find a...

November 16, 2017 1:00 am


Down syndrome abortion ban clears GOP-led Ohio Senate

The Ohio Senate has OK'd a bill banning abortions based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome over opponents' objections.

November 15, 2017 4:50 pm


Ohio calls off execution after failing to find inmate's vein

Ohio called off the execution of a condemned killer with multiple health problems on Wednesday because members of the state's execution...

November 15, 2017 1:20 pm


2nd Ohio state lawmaker resigns over inappropriate behavior

The second Ohio state lawmaker in a month has resigned amid allegations of inappropriate behavior.

November 15, 2017 10:00 am


Ohio county mulls plate scanners to find crime-linked cars

The Ohio county that includes Cleveland is considering installing license plate scanners at intersections to help police find vehicles used...

November 15, 2017 10:00 am


Man dead, woman hospitalized after touching power line

Authorities say one man was killed and a woman seriously injured after they were electrocuted while trimming trees in Ohio.

November 15, 2017 10:00 am


Lawsuit seeks to stop work on gas pipeline in Ohio, Michigan

Environmental groups are taking another shot at trying to stop construction of a natural gas pipeline that will run across northern Ohio...

November 14, 2017 4:40 pm