Ohio prison officials want to be able to save money by releasing inmates who require round-the-clock medical care or are otherwise incapacitated.
Ohio’s prisons agency is recommending a two-year contract renewal for the private vendor criticized for problems feeding inmates.
Ohio is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by four death row inmates who are challenging a new state law that shields the names of companies providing lethal injection drugs.
The state Health Department says four people have died from the flu this season in Ohio as hospitalizations continue to rise.
Police say the body of a 14-month-old boy missing in central Ohio has been found.
Two busloads of football players and coaches are among the mourners attending the funeral for an Ohio State athlete who apparently killed himself after going missing.
A county coroner says a special examination will look for signs of traumatic brain injury in an Ohio State athlete found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Ohio judges are opposing a bill that requires first-time drunken driving offenders to have devices installed on their vehicles to test their sobriety.
A former Ohio doctor has been sentenced to a year in prison for distributing pain medication without a legitimate medical purpose.
The lawyer for an American arrested and held for nearly six months in North Korea for leaving a Bible at a nightclub says the man was treated well by the North Korean government and is in good health.