Speeding Vehicle Flips In SW Ohio Yard, Killing 2

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in southwest Ohio say they believe a vehicle was traveling at speeds nearing 100 mph before it flipped into a yard and hit a tree, killing the driver and the woman riding with him. WDTN-TV ( ) reports the crash happened Thursday afternoon in Dayton in...

Number Of New Ohio Charters Drops This School Year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The relatively low number of new Ohio charter schools that opened this academic year is a sign of increased caution after a high number of closures and an increase in state scrutiny of school sponsors. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports only 11 new schools...

Number Of New Ohio Charters Drops This School Year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The relatively low number of new Ohio charter schools that opened this academic year is a sign of increased caution after a high number of closures and an increase in state scrutiny of school sponsors. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports only 11 new schools...

Number Of New Ohio Charters Drops This School Year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The relatively low number of new Ohio charter schools that opened this academic year is a sign of increased caution after a high number of closures and an increase in state scrutiny of school sponsors. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports only 11 new schools...

Police: Ohio Robber Brandished Pink Stun Gun Twice

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Police in north-central Ohio say they’re looking for a robber with an eye-catching weapon — a pink stun gun that was brandished at two stores in two days. The Mansfield News Journal ( ) reports someone wearing a ski mask and a leather jacket took...

Air Carrier Chosen By Pierre Has Financial Woes

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The choice of city leaders in Pierre to provide federally subsidized air service to South Dakota’s capital city has a record of financial problems in Virginia and Ohio. The Capital Journal reports ( ) Ohio-based Aerodynamics Inc. CEO Scott Beale has a...

Ashes Found In Car At Scrap Yard Are Returned

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who thought he’d lost the boxed ashes of his deceased infant daughter has them back thanks to the efforts of several strangers in central Ohio. WBNS-TV in Columbus ( ) reports a man processing cars bound for a scrap yard spotted the gold box...

Cop Says He Secretly Recorded To Protect Himself

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Public records obtained by an Ohio newspaper indicate a police officer who recorded his actions and conversations for about 15 years began the secret tapings after his supervisor red-flagged him for repeatedly using force and getting a high number of citizen...

Cop Says He Secretly Recorded To Protect Himself

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Public records obtained by an Ohio newspaper indicate a police officer who recorded his actions and conversations for about 15 years began the secret tapings after his supervisor red-flagged him for repeatedly using force and getting a high number of citizen...

Ashes Found In Car At Scrapyard Returned To Father

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who thought he’d lost the boxed ashes of his deceased infant daughter has them back thanks to the efforts of several strangers in central Ohio. WBNS-TV in Columbus ( ) reports a man processing cars bound for a scrap yard spotted the gold box...