Family Of Walmart Shooting Victim To Meet With Fed. Prosecutor

By | August 28, 2014

The parents of a man fatally shot by police inside a Dayton-area Wal-Mart will meet with a federal prosecutor Thursday to ask the U.S. Department of Justice to handle the shooting investigation and begin a civil rights probe.


Pickerington Schools Spent Day On Lockdown Because Of Threat

By | August 27, 2014

Pickerington Local Schools were put under lockdown late this morning after a threat was phoned in to North High School.


Court Overturns Convictions In Amish Hair Attacks

By | August 27, 2014

An appeals court has overturned hate-crime convictions of 16 Amish found guilty in beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow members of their faith in Ohio.

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Supreme Court Sides With Kasich On Security Documents

By | August 27, 2014

The Ohio Supreme Court has agreed with Gov. John Kasich in a battle over releasing his public schedule.


Road Salt Prices Increasing Up To 300 Percent For Ohio Counties

By | August 27, 2014

It may be in the upper 80s today, but the state and local communities are already thinking about the coming winter. And they’re looking at some bills for road salt that are stopping them cold.


Bumper Crop Means Full Silos, Potentially Lower Prices

By | August 27, 2014

Ohio farmers are looking at a potential bumper crop during the fall harvest, but that could be offset by lower prices and spoilage from some crops having to be stored outside.


Student Squad Leaders Want Role in OSU Band Probe

By | August 26, 2014

Student squad leaders from the Ohio State marching band are offering themselves as witnesses to a task force reviewing cultural issues surrounding the firing of band director Jonathan Waters.

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Four Case Western Students Killed In Plane Crash

By | August 26, 2014

School officials say the three passengers killed in a fiery plane crash in Ohio were members of the varsity wrestling team for Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland.

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DeWine Defends Video Decision In Walmart Shooting

By | August 26, 2014

Ohio’s attorney general is standing behind his decision to let the family of a man killed by police inside a Dayton-area Walmart view surveillance footage of the shooting. But John Crawford III’s family want the video released publicly.


11 Year Old Shot In Near East Side Home

By | August 26, 2014

Columbus police report an 11 year old girl was shot last night inside of her home on the near east side.