Memorial Set For Husband Of Ohio Woman Hurt By Thrown Rock

MASSILLON, Ohio (AP) — A memorial service for the husband of an Ohio woman severely injured when a 5-pound rock was thrown from a Pennsylvania overpass onto her car has been scheduled for Friday at a funeral home in northeast Ohio. Authorities say 55-year-old Randy Budd died of a...

Man With Rifle Fatally Shot After Calling Deputies For Help

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio sheriff says a man who called a crisis line for help in the middle of the night was fatally shot after confronting responding deputies with a rifle. Pickaway County Sheriff Robert Radcliff tells The Columbus Dispatch ( ) it doesn’t appear...

Man With Rifle Fatally Shot After Calling Deputies For Help

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio sheriff says a man who called a crisis line for help in the middle of the night was fatally shot after confronting responding deputies with a rifle. Pickaway County Sheriff Robert Radcliff tells The Columbus Dispatch ( ) it doesn’t appear...

Cops: Driver Trying To Swap Seats Causes Crash That Hurt 10

NORTHWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Ohio say a driver was trying to switch seats with a passenger when their van crashed and rolled over, injuring 10 teens from Michigan. The State Highway Patrol says the crash happened early Tuesday on Interstate 75 near Toledo while the group...

Lawyer Challenges Ohio Ban On Soliciting Injured Workers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A lawyer is challenging Ohio’s ban on attorneys soliciting injured workers who file worker’s compensation claims with the state. Akron-area attorney Thomas Bevan alleges the Ohio statute violates his constitutional right to free speech and...

Ohio State Ex-player Pleads Not Guilty To Assault Charge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio State University running back has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and assault. Bri’onte Dunn pleaded not guilty Monday in Franklin County Municipal Court in Columbus. Court documents say Dunn is accused of...

Black Lives Matter: Killing Of Ohio Man By Police Avoidable

CINCINNATI (AP) — A homeless advocacy organization and a Black Lives Matter group are challenging the fatal police shooting of a man with a history of mental illness. The Hamilton County prosecutor on Monday called the shooting justified, and the police chief said the officer was...

10 Michigan Teens Hurt In Crash Coming From Ohio Theme Park

NORTHWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Ohio say 10 teens from Michigan have been hurt when their van rolled over near Toledo while they were coming home from Cedar Point amusement park. The State Highway Patrol says the crash happened early Tuesday on Interstate 75 when the driver...

Advocacy Groups: Death Of Black Ohio Man By Police Avoidable

CINCINNATI (AP) — A homeless advocacy organization and a Black Lives Matter group are challenging the fatal Cincinnati police shooting of a black man with a history of mental illness. The Hamilton County prosecutor called the shooting justified. The police chief said the white...

Suit Wants Ohio Ban On Soliciting Injured Workers Overturned

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A lawyer is challenging Ohio’s ban on attorneys soliciting injured workers who file worker’s compensation claims with the state as clients. The Columbus Dispatch ( ) reports the federal lawsuit filed recently in Columbus by Akron-area attorney...