The state watchdog has referred 18 more Ohio wildlife officers for possible criminal prosecution after a follow-up investigation into illegal hunting while on duty uncovered additional cases across the state.
A former Columbus police officer has entered a plea admitting he possessed child pornography.
Authorities say a Ross County woman was killed in an accidental shooting by a law-enforcement officer during a drug raid.
An Ohio prosecutor says a pregnant woman who was raped and killed last year had turned to prostitution to make ends meet and died after answering a Craigslist ad offering $200.
The Mayor’s office maintains Columbus residents still support the public purchase of Nationwide Arena. Voters could decide the issue after a citizens group collected enough signatures to ask voters if they want to stop city payments on the Arena.
Police in Columbus say they confronted and fatally shot a man who was wanted for shooting his girlfriend hours before.
Former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel is moving up at the University of Akron.
A bill approved by Ohio lawmakers will make it easier for many adopted Ohioans to get their original birth certificates.
Members of an alleged gang with 2-decade-old roots in Columbus have been charged with drug dealing, illegal weapons possession and money laundering, state and federal authorities announced Wednesday.
Congress is on its way to a budget deal a couple weeks ahead of the January 1 deadline. But the deal doesn’t include extending emergency unemployment benefits. That means 40,000 Ohioans could see their payments end this month.