Ohio Grand Jury Charges Illinois Man With Murder

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio grand jury has indicted a 41-year-old man on murder charges in the slaying of a Kentucky woman on Interstate 75. Warren County court records show Terry Froman of Brookport, Illinois, could face the death penalty if convicted on aggravated...

State: Ebola Monitoring Continues, Contacts Drop

CLEVELAND (AP) — The state says it’s continuing to monitor dozens of people who had contact with a nurse who tested positive for the Ebola virus. The Ohio Department of Health says there are no confirmed cases of Ebola in the state and three people are quarantined. The...

Pink Ladies Dart Leagues Grow Beyond South Dakota

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — A local gesture to help a woman battling breast cancer has grown into a multi-state network of support. Pink Ladies Dart Leagues have been popping up across the state for the last four years — even making their way to other states and, recently, Canada. Pink...

Brown Urges Feds To Step Up Ebola Response In Ohio

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown is calling on the federal government to step up its involvement with Ohio health officials as it revises safety protocols to stem the spread of Ebola. In a letter, the Ohio senator says the Centers for Disease Control should send...

Cincinnati Backup QB Charged With Assault In Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati backup quarterback has been jailed on an assault charge. Hamilton County Jail records show 22-year-old Jarred Evans was booked at 3:52 a.m. Sunday on a misdemeanor assault charge. Police say Evans knocked a man down with a punch that...

Ohio Prosecutor To Discuss I-75 Slaying

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio prosecutor plans to provide an update in the investigation of the slaying of a Kentucky woman on Interstate 75. Warren County Prosecutor David Fornshell scheduled a Monday news conference in the case of 41-year-old Terry Froman. He’s...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The Columbus Dispatch, Oct. 20 As lawmakers and Attorney General Mike DeWine unveil a new law and a guidebook to encourage better treatment of adults in the care of court-appointed guardians,...

Bearcats Backup QB Charged With Assault In Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati Bearcats backup quarterback has been jailed on an assault charge. Hamilton County Jail records show 22-year-old Jarred Evans was booked at 3:52 a.m. Sunday on a misdemeanor assault charge. Police say Evans knocked a man down with a...

Expelled Nazis Got Millions In Social Security

OSIJEK, Croatia (AP) — Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream. His plastics company in the Rust Belt town of Akron, Ohio, thrived. By the late 1980s, he had acquired the trappings of success: a Cadillac DeVille and a Lincoln Town Car, a lakefront home,...

Hundreds Of Businesses Closed For Not Paying Taxes

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — State officials report Ohio has suspended around 700 businesses since 2013 because owners didn’t pay sales tax. The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News reports ( ) the state spends about $700,000 annually for investigators to track down and sometimes...