Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
Police have identified the victim of fatal crash near the Ohio Statehouse as 21-year-old Ohio State University engineering student Stephanie Fibelkorn.
Officials in southwest Ohio say a 53-year-old man performing maintenance work at a bowling alley became trapped in the pin-setting machinery and died.
Police in Columbus say a man injured by a late-night hit-and-run driver on East Broad Street earlier this month has died.
An attorney for the family of former U.S. Rep. James Traficant says Traficant remains in “very critical” condition after being injured in an accident on his farm outside of Youngstown in northeast Ohio.
The Licking County Sheriff’s Office says the child and two other juveniles had stolen the ATV from someone at a motorcycle club event being held Sunday afternoon at the National Trail Raceway in Hebron.
A 20-year-old central Ohio woman has pleaded not guilty to two felony charges in a weekend crash that left a motorcyclist dead and his 7-year-old passenger with serious injuries.
Statistics show 133 motorcycle fatalities last year; 163 in 2012; 166 in 2011; and 168 in 2010. So far this year there have been just 28.
Ringling Brothers says a Columbus show planned for this week will go on despite an accident that seriously injured nine people.
A central Ohio man who had been smoking marijuana before he hit a police officer and another person standing on a highway ramp at an accident scene has been sentenced to more than three years behind bars.
Prime Minister Najib Razak says new analysis by satellite company Inmarsat shows that the plane took a southerly route toward an area off western Australia “far from any landing sites.”