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December 17, 2018
Ohio police department posts note asking speeding driver to slow down
The open letter was posted on the Facebook page of Ohio's North Ridgeville Police Department on Sunday, Dec. 16. It was addressed to "the 18-year-old...
December 17, 2018 - 2:32pm
December 7, 2018
Profile by Sanford aggressively expanding across US
FARGO — Profile by Sanford, a weight-loss subsidiary created by Sanford Health, is in the midst of an aggressive push to open franchises around...
December 7, 2018 - 2:19pm
A sleeping student in Ohio wouldn't wake up in class, so an officer pulled out her Taser
The newly minted junior at Liberty Preparatory School was perhaps still on summer break schedule during class last week. His teacher couldn't...
September 7, 2018 - 5:05am
August 25, 2018
Lost embryos leave families grieving - and going to court
MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio - Colorful umbrellas dotted an otherwise bleak cemetery landscape as chaplains led a crowd of about 50 people in prayer....
August 25, 2018 - 11:30am
August 20, 2018
Baby was abandoned in a phone booth 64 years ago, uses DNA test to find mother
Steve Dennis's birth certificate didn't say where he was born or when, or to whom. It just said he was found in a telephone booth.
August 20, 2018 - 11:00am
August 14, 2018
Trump attacks Kasich over Ohio race - and Kasich welcomes the attention
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump taunted Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Monday, asserting that his increasingly vocal Republican rival is "very...
August 14, 2018 - 8:18am
August 8, 2018
GOP declares victory in Ohio House race that's too close to call
Republicans declared victory late Tuesday, August 7, in an unresolved race for a solidly red congressional district in Ohio, which exposed growing...
August 8, 2018 - 7:18am
July 19, 2018
Internet sleuths help identify Ohio skeleton found in 1975
The human skeleton stuck in the mud along the banks of the Rocky River took the three boys by surprise. The year was 1975. They were hiking in...
July 19, 2018 - 1:53pm
July 15, 2018
The Midwest eases its Trump swoon and flirts again with Democratic candidates
NEW ALBANY, Ohio -- Troy Balderson, the Republican candidate for Congress, wanted to make one thing clear: He would not support President Donald Trump on everything. He would "not ever support separating families" to control immigration. He was not yet sold on the president's tariffs...
July 15, 2018 - 5:35pm
July 12, 2018
Charges dismissed against Stormy Daniels for touching patrons - and police - at Ohio strip club
Prosecutors in Ohio have dismissed charges against adult-film actress Stormy Daniels after she was accused of "fondling" patrons and police during...
July 12, 2018 - 1:37pm
July 6, 2018
Jordan schedules interview with lawyers investigating alleged sexual abuse at Ohio State University
Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, scheduled an interview with lawyers probing alleged sexual abuse at Ohio State University three decades ago, as another...
July 6, 2018 - 9:55am
July 2, 2018
FBI arrests man it says was plotting July 4 attack in downtown Cleveland
The FBI in Cleveland has arrested a 48-year-old man it says was planning a July 4 attack in the city's downtown, authorities said. The man - Demetrius N. Pitts, who also used the names Abdur Raheem Rahfeeq and Salahadeen Osama Waleed - was taken into custody Sunday and charged with...
July 2, 2018 - 9:24am
June 25, 2018
Ohio police officer fired for abuse of power after pulling over daughter's boyfriend
The video above shows Lorain Police officer John Kovach Jr. initiating a traffic stop on his daughter's boyfriend on April 16, 2018. and contains profanity. This dashcam video is a public record. The dash cam was mounted just below the police cruiser's roof, in perfect position...
June 25, 2018 - 8:30am
June 22, 2018
He stole the identity of a dead 8-year-old. Ohio police now want to know what he was hiding from.
The old man died as he lived - obscure and alone. On July 24, 2002, the 76-year-old snapped the locks on all the windows and doors in his apartment in a Cleveland suburb. He marked the date on his calendar and shut off the air conditioning. Then, as law enforcement officials later...
June 22, 2018 - 9:14am
June 6, 2018
‘Utter chaos’: ICE arrests 114 workers in immigration raid at Ohio gardening company
A swarm of immigration agents arrested more than 100 workers at an Ohio gardening and landscaping company Tuesday morning, one of the largest...
June 6, 2018 - 4:23pm