Grads celebrate first in-person commencement since pandemic began

Grads celebrate first in-person commencement since pandemic began

If you had to name the most joyful spot in Columbus on Friday, Columbus State Community College’s first in-person commencement ceremony since th...

December 18th, 2021 |  


School scrutinized after ESPN blowout is ‘scam’

School scrutinized after ESPN blowout is ‘scam’

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio school whose legitimacy was scrutinized after its supposedly top-tier football team got clobbered in an ESPN-telev...

December 18th, 2021 |  


Senate expands medical marijuana limits

Senate expands medical marijuana limits

COLUMBUS — Just five weeks after it was introduced, the Ohio Senate passed a bill Wednesday that would expand medical marijuana conditions to mi...

December 17th, 2021 |  



1,050 Ohio National Guard to help in hospitals

1,050 Ohio National Guard to help in hospitals

Gov. Mike DeWine has ordered 1,050 Ohio National Guard members into Ohio’s hospitals to help with staffing shortages related to COVID-19.The mem...

December 17th, 2021 |  


Schism continues in GOP over gerrymandering

Schism continues in GOP over gerrymandering

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s Republican state legislative leaders argued Friday that because they passed new state legislative maps without Democrati...

December 17th, 2021 |  


Ohio Senate approves ending conceal carry permit requirement

Ohio Senate approves ending conceal carry permit requirement

COLUMBUS — A concealed weapons permit would become optional and the requirement that individuals “promptly” notify police officers t...

December 17th, 2021 |  


Court rejects challenge of vaccination incentive lottery

Court rejects challenge of vaccination incentive lottery

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a challenge of Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s first vaccination incentive prog...

December 16th, 2021 |  


All from US missionary group freed in Haiti

All from US missionary group freed in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The remaining members of a U.S. missionary group who were kidnapped two months ago in Haiti have been freed, Haitian pol...

December 16th, 2021 |  


Police: Armed man killed after standoff at Ohio home

Police: Armed man killed after standoff at Ohio home

DAYTON — A man with a history of mental illness who ran out of a Dayton home with a gun during a standoff that followed at least one earlier sho...

December 15th, 2021 |  


Ohio casino official: College sports covered by betting bill

Ohio casino official: College sports covered by betting bill

COLUMBUS — Sports betting in Ohio will cover major collegiate sports — including Ohio State football — the head of the state agency ...

December 15th, 2021 |