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Governor won't speculate on deadly fair accident

Ohio's governor is promising a thorough investigation into what caused a thrill ride on the Ohio State Fair midway to break apart and send...

July 27, 2017 1:30 pm


State fair to open without rides after deadly malfunction

A state fair, where one person was killed and seven others were injured when an ride broke apart, will be open Thursday, but the rides...

July 27, 2017 8:00 am


Police: Fired coach left children at home with dead dog

An Ohio track coach has been fired after police say he texted nude photos to underage students and left his children at home with a...

July 27, 2017 7:30 am


1 dead, 7 others hurt in ride malfunction at Ohio State Fair

COLUMBUS, Ohio – At least one person was killed and seven others injured when a ride malfunctioned on opening day of the Ohio...

July 26, 2017 10:20 pm


Sheriff: Man hits officer with car; shot by officers; dies

An Ohio sheriff says a suspect in a drug deal struck a police officer with his car while fleeing and was shot multiple times by two...

July 26, 2017 4:20 pm


2-year-old hospitalized after suspected opioid overdose

Police say a 2-year-old girl has been hospitalized in Ohio after a suspected opioid overdose.

July 26, 2017 1:10 pm


Ohio puts child killer to death in 1st execution in 3 years

Ohio put a child killer to death Wednesday, carrying out the state's first execution after a 3½-year delay and signaling the...

July 26, 2017 11:30 am


Ohio execution of condemned man set; 1st in over 3 years

Ohio is preparing to put a condemned child killer to death in the state's first execution in more than three years.

July 26, 2017 8:04 am


Condemned killer arrives at death house ahead of execution

A condemned killer in Ohio has arrived at the death house ahead of his scheduled execution with several requests for a delay pending before...

July 25, 2017 12:30 pm


Ohio pair finally meet after 3 years of excuses on Tinder

Two Ohio college students who connected on Tinder have finally met after three years of excuses on the dating platform.

July 25, 2017 11:40 am


Cause unclear for Ohio trustee stabbed, found dead in lake

A coroner says the cause of death for a northeastern Ohio township trustee found in a lake has been ruled as undetermined.

July 25, 2017 11:20 am


Judge rules University of Dayton hazing lawsuit can proceed

A judge has denied a motion by the University of Dayton to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a former student claiming the school covered up...

July 23, 2017 12:50 pm


Teen charged in death of child

FRANKLIN, Ohio – A prosecutor has said an infant whose remains were found buried in southwestern Ohio was born...

July 23, 2017 1:00 am


Condemned Ohio killer puts 2nd stay request before justices

A condemned child killer in Ohio has made a second appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court in an effort to stop his scheduled execution.

July 20, 2017 2:40 pm


EPA files lawsuit against Ohio city

The Environmental Protection Agency and the Justice Department have filed a lawsuit against an Ohio city, saying it allowed raw sewage to...

July 20, 2017 11:00 am