A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
Police in Columbus say a 13-year-old boy was fatally shot by another teenager while they were playing with a handgun.
Columbus Police say one teen girl is dead and another has been charged with murder after a stabbing in east Columbus on Wednesday.
A Columbus police spokeswoman says the owner and a maintenance person were at the house for a routine check late Thursday morning when they smelled something odd and found a human leg.
A divided Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a man who killed two teenage girls in Cincinnati despite what the court called improper remarks by a prosecutor arguing for death.
Columbus Police say an 89-year-old woman is dead after being stabbed to death.
A Central Ohio man remains in the Franklin County jail for allegedly murdering his mother.
A central Ohio man and two other adults charged with aggravated murder and other counts in the slaying of his 84-year-old grandfather have pleaded not guilty.
Former Ohio Attorney General Jim Petro says a man serving a life prison sentence may have been wrongly convicted.
Ohio authorities are asking the public’s help in solving 15 mostly drug-related homicides that police say share common threads.
Dennis McGuire’s attorney Allen Bohnert called the convicted killer’s death “a failed, agonizing experiment” and added: “The people of the state of Ohio should be appalled at what was done here today in their names.”