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Driver fleeing traffic stop crashes into tree, killing 3

Police in Ohio say a driver fleeing a traffic stop crashed his vehicle into a tree, killing all three occupants.

September 20, 2017 2:30 pm


Police: Ohio man arrested in slaying of grandson's father

Authorities say a 61-year-old man has been arrested in Ohio after fatally shooting the father of his 3-week-old grandson while the father...

September 20, 2017 11:00 am


Protesters of arrest take over Columbus council meeting

Protesters upset over a violent police arrest delayed a Columbus city council meeting for nearly two hours as they demanded answers.

September 19, 2017 12:20 pm


2 Ohio bills focused on distracted driving

DAYTON, Ohio – The Ohio Legislature is considering two bills aimed at curbing distracted driving after records found that talking,...

September 19, 2017 1:00 am


Father wearing clown mask charged with inducing panic

An Ohio man who tried to discipline his 6-year-old daughter by chasing her around in a clown mask has been charged after she ran screaming...

September 18, 2017 2:30 pm


2 14-year-old Ohio boys: 1 fatally shot, 2nd in custody

Police say a 14-year-old Ohio boy was shot to death and a second 14-year-old boy is in custody, charged with the slaying.

September 18, 2017 8:20 am


Lawsuit: Columbus police use excessive force against blacks

A federal lawsuit alleges Columbus police used excessive force when they arrested a man earlier this month in an incident in which...

September 18, 2017 8:10 am


Ohio legislative proposals target distracted driving

The Ohio Legislature is considering two bills aimed at curbing distracted driving.

September 17, 2017 2:20 pm


Ohio State says fall enrollment numbers hit record high

Ohio State University says overall fall enrollment hit record highs to include the main campus in Columbus.

September 17, 2017 12:50 pm


Bomb threat forces evacuation of Target store in Ohio

Authorities say a bomb threat forced the evacuation of a Target store near the Dayton Mall in Miami Township.

September 17, 2017 9:10 am


Ohio State Marching Band selected for 2018 Macy's parade

The Ohio State Marching Band is headed to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

September 17, 2017 9:00 am


University appeals order allowing Ohio man to play football

An Ohio university on Friday appealed a judge's decision that would allow a man convicted of rape as a teen in a highly publicized case to...

September 15, 2017 3:50 pm


Ohio student achievement rising to meet tougher standards

Ohio's education department says student achievement in the state improved in every subject area last year.

September 14, 2017 3:10 pm


Ohio officer pulled from patrols over comments after arrest

An Ohio police officer is being pulled from patrol duties over comments he made following an arrest captured on a cellphone video.

September 14, 2017 11:30 am


Ohio executes 45-year-old for back-to-back slayings

LUCASVILLE, Ohio – A man convicted of killing two people in back-to-back robberies in suburban Cleveland in 1992 was executed...

September 14, 2017 1:00 am