Columbus Police: No Charges Against Man Shot By Officer

By | April 7, 2015

Columbus Police say no charges have been filed after a man was shot by an officer outside an East Side bar early Sunday.

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Kasich Picks Minority Business Chief For Commerce Director

By | April 6, 2015

Ohio’s governor has named a new commerce director as the state agency’s current leader is set to return to a regulatory board.


Attorney: Officer Feared For Life In Deadly 137-Shot Barrage

By | April 6, 2015

An attorney for a Cleveland police officer charged in the deaths of two unarmed suspects says the 13 officers who fired at a beat-up car after a high-speed chase in November 2012 feared for their lives when they fired 137 rounds at the vehicle.

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Poll Gives Strickland Edge In Senate Race

By | April 6, 2015

A new independent poll shows former Ohio governor Ted Strickland leading Republican Rob Portman in the race for Portman’s U.S. Senate seat.

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Alternative Cremation Method Back In State Legislature

By | April 6, 2015

A state lawmaker wants Ohioans to have another choice if they want to be cremated after they die. It’s called alkaline hydrolysis. A Columbus funeral home owner used the process several years ago before state officials shut him down. The process has also gotten some criticism from at least one religious group.

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Ohio County Judge Blocks New State Rules On Traffic Cameras

By | April 3, 2015

A southwest Ohio judge has ruled new restrictions on traffic cameras violate the state’s constitution, granting the city of Dayton a permanent order blocking them.


Court Records: Treasure Hunter To Plead Guilty

By | April 3, 2015

Court documents indicate a fugitive deep-sea treasure hunter plans to plead guilty to a contempt of court charge related to his refusal to testify in court about gold he discovered from a historic shipwreck.


Bill Would Offer Incentives For Compressed Natural Gas Cars

By | April 3, 2015

Some state lawmakers want to make it easier for Ohioans to buy cars that run on compressed natural gas, or CNG.

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Legal Expert: Local Discrimination Laws Offer ‘Limited Protection’

By | April 3, 2015

Indiana’s controversial religious freedom law has renewed the debate over whether businesses can use faith to refuse service to gay and transgender customers. We look at a local discrimination claim, local civil rights ordinances and whether the rules can be enforced.


Archie Griffin To Give OSU Spring Commencement Address

By | April 2, 2015

Two-time Heisman Trophy winner Archie Griffin has been tapped to give the Commencement address at this Spring’s Graduation ceremony.