Attorney General: New Death Penalty Laws Needed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine says he thinks new laws are needed before executions can resume in Ohio. DeWine says the state needs a law that would shield the identity of pharmacies making a specialized dose of a lethal drug. DeWine, a Republican running for...

Attorney General: New Death Penalty Laws Needed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine says he thinks new laws are needed before executions can resume in Ohio. DeWine says the state needs a law that would shield the identity of pharmacies making a specialized dose of a lethal drug. DeWine, a Republican running for...

Man Who Ran On Ohio State Field Pleads Not Guilty

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor criminal trespassing. An attorney entered the plea Tuesday in Franklin County Municipal Court on behalf of 21-year-old...

Police Arrest 3rd Suspect In Gas Station Shootout

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio say they’ve arrested and charged the third man suspected in a gas station robbery that left two other suspects dead after they were shot by a store clerk. Canton police announced Tuesday that they arrested 19-year-old Darrell...

UF receives $1.2 million grant for math, science teaching program

The University of Findlay has received its largest grant ever — $1.2 million to groom math and science teachers for work in schools that serve many low-income students. UF is one of approximately 45 schools receiving funding from The National Science Foundation’s Robert Noyce...

Major League Soccer

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Man Gets 38 Years In Ohio Kidnapping, Rape

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man has been sentenced to 38 years in prison for kidnapping, burning and raping an 18-year-old man. Prosecutors in Delaware County in suburban Columbus say 45-year-old Larry Fox and his uncle Harry Fox handcuffed the teen, stripped him naked,...

UPDATE: Testimony continues in rape case trial

The prosecution began laying out its case this morning alleging a former Findlay resident committed rape against a young girl. John D. Saltz, 49, of Marion, has denied that on July 9, 2011 he engaged in sexual contact that constituted statutory rape with a preschool-age girl. His...

Ohio Woman Gets 5 Years For Shot At Firefighter

MARION, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio woman convicted of firing a shot at a firefighter who was trying to put out a fire in her back yard has been sentenced to five years in prison. The judge in Marion, about 50 miles north of Columbus, sentenced 43-year-old Sheila Markley on Monday...

Ohio Woman Gets 5 Years For Shot At Firefighter

MARION, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio woman convicted of firing a shot at a firefighter who was trying to put out a fire in her back yard has been sentenced to five years in prison. The judge in Marion, about 50 miles north of Columbus, sentenced 43-year-old Sheila Markley on Monday...