The Journal Gazette

Group ends effort to block bailout for Ohio nuclear plants

Opponents of Ohio's roughly $1 billion financial rescue of the state's two nuclear power plants will end their attempt to overturn the...

January 22, 2020 5:00 pm

Ohio officer who tried to kidnap girl gets over 4 years in prison

An off-duty Cleveland police officer who pleaded guilty to attempting to kidnap a 12-year-old girl waiting for a school bus has been...

January 22, 2020 2:40 pm

Ohio priest pleads not guilty to child-porn related charges

An Ohio Catholic priest pleaded not guilty to 21 child pornography-related counts in a Cleveland courtroom on Wednesday.

January 22, 2020 2:40 pm

Rethinking Bail-Ohio FILE – In this Feb. 11, 2016, file photo, Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor of the Ohio Supreme Court speaks during a forum sponsored by The Associated Press in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Andrew Welsh-Huggins, File) (Andrew Welsh-Huggins

Ohio court rejects use of system to assess candidates for bail

The Ohio Supreme Court has rejected a recommendation that tools used to measure offenders' suitability for being released after an arrest...

January 21, 2020 12:30 pm

Memes Mailbox This undated photo provided by Casey Weinstein, an Ohio state representative, shows part of memes he found in his mailbox in Hudson, Ohio. (Casey Weinstein via AP) (Casey Weinstein

Ohio legislator proposes gun restrictions, gets threatening memes

An Ohio state representative who has proposed gun restrictions said he found memes that he considers threatening printed out and placed in...

January 21, 2020 12:30 pm