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Developers propose turning University of Akron building into hotel

Developers in Ohio are looking to transform an old building on the University of Akron campus into a boutique hotel.

March 19, 2019 11:10 am


Ohio

Officials OK fish consumption from river remembered for fire

Federal environmental regulators say fish living in an Ohio river that became synonymous with pollution when it caught fire in 1969 are now...

March 19, 2019 11:10 am


Ohio

Police: Suspect fatally shot in confrontation with officers

Police say a "highly agitated" man suspected of trying to break into an apartment in Ohio has been shot and killed in a confrontation with...

March 19, 2019 11:10 am


Ohio

Fire chief announces changes following firefighter's death

An Ohio fire department chief says the department has made significant changes to officer training, ground communications and fire drills...

March 19, 2019 11:00 am


Ohio

Ohio sues over $16M in alleged prescription drug overcharges

Ohio is suing a company that managed prescription benefits for the state Bureau of Workers' Compensation, seeking to recover nearly $16...

March 18, 2019 2:40 pm


Ohio

Trump calls on GM to 'bring jobs home' after Ohio plant closing

President Donald Trump said he wants an immediate start to talks between General Motors Co. and the United Auto Workers, extending to a...

March 18, 2019 1:00 pm


Ohio

Grant to help bring high-speed internet to New Carlisle area

A county in northern Indiana will get a $1 million federal grant to expand high-speed broadband service in an area where officials hope to...

March 18, 2019 8:40 am


Ohio

Agency designed by Kasich to cut red tape now backlogged

An Ohio state agency designed by then-Gov. John Kasich's administration to cut through state bureaucracy is now itself backlogged.

March 18, 2019 8:40 am


Ohio

Cincinnati-area teens combat suicide, mental health issues

Jennifer Wright-Berryman looked over a room packed with Southwest Ohio teenagers sharing stories about the tough business of personifying...

March 17, 2019 1:00 pm


Ohio

Construction accused of defaulting on public projects

A construction firm has been accused of defaulting on at least three uncompleted, taxpayer-funded projects in Ohio.

March 17, 2019 1:00 pm


Ohio

Audit criticizes handling of school safety grant

The U.S. Department of Justice has criticized Cincinnati Public Schools on its handling of a $5 million school safety grant.

March 17, 2019 1:00 pm


Ohio

Ohio seeks tighter ride rules at state fair

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The failure of Ohio State Fair officials to pass on a manufacturer's warning that chairs on an overhead ride...

March 17, 2019 1:00 am


Ohio

Teens charged in shooting that killed 16-year-old girl

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Authorities in Ohio said a pair of 17-year-old boys will be in Juvenile Court next week to face charges in the shooting...

March 15, 2019 12:40 pm


Ohio

Service academy night in Findlay

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, who represents northwest Ohio, will sponsor an informational meeting for high school students interested in...

March 15, 2019 1:00 am


Ohio

Tornado watch: Mercer

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch until 5 p.m. for an area including Mercer County, Ohio.

March 14, 2019 11:15 am