Trafficking cases reported to hotline from Ohio on rise

By Andrew Welsh-HugginsAssociated PressCOLUMBUS (AP) — The number of Ohio human trafficking cases reported to a national hotline has risen sharp...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio urging police agencies to meet new statewide standards

By Andrew Welsh-HugginsAssociated PressCOLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio is urging state law enforcement agencies to adopt new standards governing the use of...

January 15th, 2017 |  


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Revenues fall at 3 Ohio casinos in 2016COLUMBUS (AP) — Three of the Ohio’s four casinos took a hit in revenues in 2016.The Ohio Casino Con...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Concerns mount over any repeal of federal health law

By Julie Carr SmythAP Statehouse CorrespondentCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio advocates of the federal health care law targeted by President-elect Do...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Ohio troopers add anti-drug effort to safety mission

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio State Highway Patrol says the agency’s new anti-drug emphasis is paying off with record seizures of heroin,...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


State briefs

New year sees gas prices lowerCOLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio gas prices begin the new year lower than they were a week ago, though the national average we...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


State briefs

Youth gunshot victims on rise COLUMBUS (AP) — Health care officials and local authorities have noticed an alarming trend that more youths are be...

December 30th, 2016 |  


Minimum wage on rise in 19 states

By David KlepperAssociated PressALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It will be a happy New Year indeed for millions of the lowest-paid U.S. workers. Nineteen st...

December 29th, 2016 |  


House adjourns for year, ending threat of veto override

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Ohio House adjourned for the year Wednesday, eliminating the possibility that lawmakers would try to override Gov. John Kasi...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Family slayings in Ohio still unsolved

WAVERLY (AP) — The appointed, Democratic sheriff who won election while investigating the still-unsolved slayings of eight people from an Ohio f...

December 29th, 2016 |