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13 mins ago

Medical marijuana bill clears House panel

The Ohio House could vote as early as Tuesday on a bill to legalize medical marijuana after the measure received the unanimous support of a select committee.

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20 mins ago

Report: 3 million people in central Ohio by 2050

A regional planning agency predicts the 7-county area around Columbus will be home to 3 million residents by 2050.


1 hour ago

Ohio honors fallen officers

A railroad detective shot down in 1927 and a university police officer who died nine years after suffering his fatal injuries were among Ohio law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty since 1823 and were remembered in ceremonies this week.


3 hours ago

Guilty verdict in Cleveland murder case

A convicted sex offender has been found guilty of killing three women whose bodies were found wrapped in garbage bags in a case that raised fears that another serial killer was hunting for victims in the Cleveland area.


3 hours ago

Manziel ordered to stay away from accuser

A Dallas judge has ordered former Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel to have no contact with the alleged victim in his domestic violence case.

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14 hours ago

Man accused of stealing from 4 Goodwill stores

A Whitehall man is being sought for “Goodwill hunting” without paying.


1 day ago

Report paints troubling picture of child well-being in Appalachia

A new report concludes things have gotten worse over the last 15 years for the 450,000 children who live in Ohio's 32 Appalachian counties.


1 day ago

Kasich calls it quits

Governor John Kasich suspended his campaign for President after his third place finish in the Indiana Republican primary, clearing the path toward the nomination for New York businessman Donald Trump.

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1 day ago

Exotic animals seized

The state has seized five tigers and five other animals from a northeast Ohio farm, saying it hasn't met the requirements of a law that tightened restrictions on exotic animal ownership.


1 day ago

Manziel surrenders

Johnny Manziel is expected to make his first courtroom appearance in Dallas after his indictment in a domestic violence case.

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2 days ago

Online registration delayed

A proposal to let Ohioans register to vote online will not take effect until after this fall's presidential election.

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2 days ago

Grief-stricken gather for funerals of shooting victims

A victim's advocate speaking for the surviving relatives of eight family members slain in southern Ohio says he hopes the healing can begin soon.

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2 days ago

Statehouse hosts rally for deaf

COLUMBUS – Groups supporting greater access for Americans with a hearing impairment will gather on the north side of the…


3 days ago

Clinton gets cold reception in coal country

Hillary Clinton's tour through Appalachia this week includes a trip to southeastern Ohio.

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3 days ago

Security on hand for funerals of Pike Co. shooting victims

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine promises "ample security" today at the funeral for six of the eight people shot and killed in rural southern Ohio.


3 days ago

Tamir Rice shooting scene may be preserved

Cleveland is agreeing to a request from the Smithsonian's new African-American history museum to delay demolition of a gazebo where 12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot to death by police.

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3 days ago

Schmidt’s expansion controversial

One of German Village's main attractions is at the heart of the neighborhood's latest parking dust-up.


3 days ago

Toxic sludge blob threatens Cleveland water

State environmental regulators say sludge material dredged from the Cuyahoga River and dumped into Lake Erie in the 1970s might be moving toward a Cleveland water treatment plant.

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3 days ago

11-year-old runaway found safe

Police say a Northeast Side boy has been reunited with his mother after his case received publicity Tuesday.

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3 days ago

Buckeyes: 4 prime time games

The Buckeyes will play in prime-time matchups on four consecutive Saturdays this fall, according to the Department of Athletics.


20 mins ago in Entertainment, Sports

Kobe Bryant’s ‘Dear Basketball’ to get Disney treatment


Kobe Bryant's farewell poem to basketball is going to be turned into a short film.

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Fanciful ‘Boaty McBoatface’ passed over for vessel name


Don't expect to see Boaty McBoatface on the high seas.

2 hours ago in Entertainment

Alden Ehrenreich cast as Han Solo in ‘Star Wars’ spinoff


He will take on the role of Solo, previously made famous by Harrison Ford, in Disney's standalone movie about the life of the hero before he first made his appearance in 1977's "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope."