Student Accused Of Stabbing Roommate Over Food Charged

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police say an Ohio college student accused of stabbing his roommate and fellow student in the chest during a fight over fast food has been charged with felonious assault. An Akron police statement Monday said 22-year-old University of Akron student Kendall...

State Rejects Execution Delay For Man Who Raped, Killed Girl

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state has rejected a proposal to temporarily delay the January execution of a man set to die for the 1993 rape and killing of his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter. Assistant Ohio attorney general Thomas Madden ruled out the possibility of a...

State Rejects Temporary Reprieve For Ohio Child Killer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state has rejected a proposal to temporarily delay the January execution of a man set to die for the 1993 rape and killing of his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter. Thomas Madden, an assistant Ohio attorney general, ruled out the possibility of a...

Man Known As Pete Rose’s Ex-bookie Found Dead In His Home

FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — A man found dead in his Ohio apartment last month has been identified as a former bookie for baseball hits leader Pete Rose. The Warren County coroner’s office said Monday that Ronald Peters was found dead Nov. 19 during a welfare check by Franklin...

Man Sentenced In Capitol Plot Yells: ‘Allah Is In Control!’

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 22-year-old Ohio man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in support of the Islamic State group shouted out his support of Allah after being sentenced to 30 years in prison. A federal judge Monday also sentenced Christopher Lee Cornell of suburban...

Ohio Gas Prices Up; Remain Slightly Below National Average

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gas prices in Ohio are up about 13 cents compared with this time a week ago, while remaining below the national average. The average price for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio was about $2.16 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price...

Ohio State, Michigan Dominate AP All-Big Ten Team

Ohio State and Michigan dominated the selections for The Associated Press All-Big Ten football team. The Buckeyes placed eight players on the first team, with center Pat Elflein and punter Cameron Johnston unanimous picks. The Wolverines had five players occupy six spots on the...

Cops: Serial Abductor Broke Into Ohio Homes To Kidnap Girls

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities in the Cleveland area have arrested a man who they say broke into two homes and kidnapped a girl and tried to abduct another within the past year. Investigators said Monday that they found DNA to link the 29-year-old man to both cases. They’re...

Cops: Serial Abductor Broke Into Ohio Homes To Kidnap Girls

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities in the Cleveland area have arrested a man who they say broke into two homes and kidnapped a girl and tried to abduct another within the past year. Investigators said Monday that they found DNA to link the 29-year-old man to both cases. They’re...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The (Ashtabula) Star-Beacon, Dec. 1 Flag burning is disrespectful to all who have served America proudly and shows an utter lack of perspective that takes for granted how blessed United States...