Ohio imposes strict rule on workers’ back surgery, opioids

Ohio imposes strict rule on workers’ back surgery, opioids

COLUMBUS — Ohio residents with work-related back injuries in most cases must try remedies like rest, physical therapy and chiropractic care befo...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Ohio Supreme Court denies inmate’s request for new trial

Ohio Supreme Court denies inmate’s request for new trial

BUCYRUS — The Ohio Supreme Court has declined to hear the case of a former death row inmate who sought a new trial in a deadly shooting after qu...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Judge denies prison transfer request by ex-treasure hunter

Judge denies prison transfer request by ex-treasure hunter

COLUMBUS — A federal judge in Ohio has denied a request by a former treasure hunter to change prisons because of an allergy to fiberglass.Judge ...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Sentencing set for Ohio man accused of plotting US attacks

Sentencing set for Ohio man accused of plotting US attacks

COLUMBUS — A sentencing date has been set for an Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S.Columbus resident Abdirahm...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Ohio prison inmate population continues slow decline

Ohio prison inmate population continues slow decline

COLUMBUS — Updated records show Ohio’s adult prison population is continuing to fall in the new year.Data from the Department of Rehabilit...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Man charged with fatally shooting neighbor’s dog

Man charged with fatally shooting neighbor’s dog

ELYRIA — The wife of a man charged with fatally shooting his neighbor’s dog says her husband was simply trying to protect their own puppy....

January 10th, 2018 |  


US prosecutors in Ohio not changing approach to marijuana

US prosecutors in Ohio not changing approach to marijuana

CLEVELAND — Top federal prosecutors in Ohio say their approach to marijuana cases won’t change after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions s...

January 10th, 2018 |  


U.S. Supreme Court justices take up Ohio plan that targets inactive voters

U.S. Supreme Court justices take up Ohio plan that targets inactive voters

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is diving into state efforts to pare their voting rolls by targeting people who haven’t voted in a while.Th...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Ohio Lt. Gov. Taylor to introduce P&G exec as running mate

Ohio Lt. Gov. Taylor to introduce P&G exec as running mate

CINCINNATI — A Republican candidate for Ohio governor is introducing a veteran Procter & Gamble Co. executive with links to social-conservat...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Authorities: Woman charged with cruelty in dogs’ deaths

Authorities: Woman charged with cruelty in dogs’ deaths

HAMILTON — Authorities say an Ohio woman accused in the deaths of three dogs found dead due to neglect and cold weather and the malnourishment o...

January 9th, 2018 |