US appeals court declines to delay execution of one of nation’s longest-serving death-row inmates
US appeals court declines to delay execution of one of nation’s longest-serving death-row inmates

A U.S. appeals court has declined to delay Idaho’s scheduled execution next week of one of the nation’s longest-serving death row inmates.

5 hrs 10 mins ago
Professional bowler extradited to Ohio weeks after arrest while competing in Indiana tournament
Professional bowler extradited to Ohio weeks after arrest while competing in Indiana tournament

A professional bowler who was arrested by U.S. Marshals while he was competing in an Indiana tournament has been extradited back to Ohio to face charges related to child sexual abuse material.

12 hrs 50 mins ago
Prosecutors to seek retrial in former Ohio deputy’s murder case
Prosecutors to seek retrial in former Ohio deputy’s murder case

A former Ohio sheriff’s deputy charged in the killing of a Black man will face a retrial.

February 22nd, 6:14 PM EST
Bail is set at $4 million for an Ohio woman charged in her 5-year-old foster son's suffocation death
Bail is set at $4 million for an Ohio woman charged in her 5-year-old foster son's suffocation death

A judge has set bail at $4 million for an Ohio woman charged with murder in the suffocation death of her 5-year-old foster son.

February 22nd, 3:54 PM EST
Afrofuturist opera 'Lalovavi' to premiere in Cincinnati on Juneteenth 2025
Afrofuturist opera 'Lalovavi' to premiere in Cincinnati on Juneteenth 2025

The Cincinnati Opera will present an Afrofuturist-themed production next year that commemorates the Juneteenth holiday.

February 22nd, 3:24 PM EST
EPA approves year-round sales of higher ethanol blend in 8 Midwest states
EPA approves year-round sales of higher ethanol blend in 8 Midwest states

Drivers in eight Midwestern states will be able to fuel up with a higher blend of ethanol throughout the year under a ruled finalized by the Environmental Protection Agency.

February 22nd, 2:54 PM EST
Ohio mom who left toddler alone when she went on vacation pleads guilty to aggravated murder
Ohio mom who left toddler alone when she went on vacation pleads guilty to aggravated murder

An Ohio mother who left her 16-month-old daughter home alone in a playpen for 10 days last summer while she went on vacation has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder.

February 22nd, 2:14 PM EST
Supreme Court seems skeptical of EPA's 'good neighbor' rule on power plant pollution
Supreme Court seems skeptical of EPA's 'good neighbor' rule on power plant pollution

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears skeptical of the federal government’s argument that the Environmental Protection Agency should be allowed to continue enforcing its anti-air-pollution rule in 11 states.

February 21st, 3:04 PM EST
Ohio's March primary highlights fracturing GOP House and state races riddled with party infighting
Ohio's March primary highlights fracturing GOP House and state races riddled with party infighting

Ohio’s Republican lawmakers are far from coasting through this election season despite wielding power in both chambers of the state Legislature.

February 21st, 1:13 AM EST
U.S. casinos won $66.5B in 2023, their best year ever as gamblers showed no economic fear
U.S. casinos won $66.5B in 2023, their best year ever as gamblers showed no economic fear

New figures from the gambling industry show America's commercial casinos won more than $66 billion from gamblers in 2023, the industry’s best year ever.

February 20th, 6:23 PM EST
Early voting in Ohio's March 19 primary begins Wednesday; registration closing Tuesday
Early voting in Ohio's March 19 primary begins Wednesday; registration closing Tuesday

Some county election boards in Ohio are remaining open late Tuesday, the final day to register for the March 19 primary.

February 20th, 12:13 PM EST
Biden wants people to know most of the money he's seeking for Ukraine would be spent in the US
Biden wants people to know most of the money he's seeking for Ukraine would be spent in the US

As President Joe Biden pushes House Republicans to pass needed aid for Ukraine, he wants voters to understand that nearly two-thirds would actually be going to U.S. factories, like a munitions plant set to open this summer in a gleaming new industrial park in suburban Dallas.

February 20th, 10:03 AM EST
Republican opponent of US aid to Ukraine brings his case to an international conference
Republican opponent of US aid to Ukraine brings his case to an international conference

A Republican opponent of new U.S. funding for Ukraine has argued at an international security conference that the package stuck in Congress wouldn’t “fundamentally change the reality” on the ground and that Russia has an incentive to negotiate peace.

February 18th, 6:52 AM EST
Prosecutor: Grand jury decides against charges in troopers' shooting of 2 after pursuit, kidnapping
Prosecutor: Grand jury decides against charges in troopers' shooting of 2 after pursuit, kidnapping

Authorities say no charges will be filed in the shooting deaths of a man and woman in a gun battle with Ohio state troopers following a police pursuit and kidnapping last summer.

February 17th, 12:31 PM EST
Dandelions and shrubs to replace rubber, new grains and more: Are alternative crops realistic?
Dandelions and shrubs to replace rubber, new grains and more: Are alternative crops realistic?

Many companies, philanthropic organizations and national and international entities tout the promise of alternative crops to fight climate change.

February 17th, 8:41 AM EST
New book on 'whistle-stop' campaign trains describes politics and adventure throughout history
New book on 'whistle-stop' campaign trains describes politics and adventure throughout history

Just in time for the 2024 presidential election, a new book chronicles the storied history of whistle-stop campaign trains, from the earliest days of rail travel through to today.

February 17th, 12:11 AM EST
Donor heart found for NBA champion, Survivor contestant Scot Pollard
Donor heart found for NBA champion, Survivor contestant Scot Pollard

A heart donor has been found for NBA champion and “Survivor” contestant Scot Pollard.

February 16th, 5:01 PM EST
A judge has declared a mistrial after a jury was unable to reach a verdict in a former Ohio deputy’s murder trial
A judge has declared a mistrial after a jury was unable to reach a verdict in a former Ohio deputy’s murder trial

A judge has declared a mistrial after a jury was unable to reach a verdict in a former Ohio deputy’s murder trial.

February 16th, 2:11 PM EST
A judge declares a mistrial, then retracts it minutes later, in a former Ohio deputy's murder trial
A judge declares a mistrial, then retracts it minutes later, in a former Ohio deputy's murder trial

A judge declares a mistrial, then retracts it minutes later, in a former Ohio deputy's murder trial.

February 16th, 12:11 PM EST
Ohio woman who disappeared with 5-year-old foster son sent officers to his body — in a sewer drain
Ohio woman who disappeared with 5-year-old foster son sent officers to his body — in a sewer drain

An Ohio woman who disappeared with her 5-year-old foster son will now face a murder charge.

February 16th, 10:51 AM EST
Deliberations resume in the murder trial of former Ohio deputy who fatally shot a Black man
Deliberations resume in the murder trial of former Ohio deputy who fatally shot a Black man

Deliberations have resumed in the murder trial of a former Ohio sheriff’s deputy accused of pursuing a motorist and killing the man at his family’s home.

February 16th, 9:51 AM EST
Biden is going to the site of last year's train derailment in Ohio. Republicans say he took too long
Biden is going to the site of last year's train derailment in Ohio. Republicans say he took too long

President Joe Biden is going to visit East Palestine, Ohio, over a year after a deadly explosive fire there caused by a 2023 train derailment.

February 16th, 12:10 AM EST
Fashionable fan apparel is in the spotlight. There's still an untapped market for the NFL
Fashionable fan apparel is in the spotlight. There's still an untapped market for the NFL

Taylor Swift in January donned a red puffer jacket with boyfriend and Kansas City Chiefs’ tight end Travis Kelce’s number for a playoff game.

February 15th, 2:30 PM EST
Ohio woman who disappeared with 5-year-old foster son she may have harmed now faces charges
Ohio woman who disappeared with 5-year-old foster son she may have harmed now faces charges

An Ohio woman who disappeared with her 5-year-old foster son has been charged with kidnapping and child endangerment.

February 15th, 11:40 AM EST
Cleveland-Cliffs to shutter West Virginia tin plant and lay off 900 after tariff ruling
Cleveland-Cliffs to shutter West Virginia tin plant and lay off 900 after tariff ruling

Cleveland-Cliffs is shutting down a northern West Virginia tin production facility indefinitely and plans to lay off 900 workers.

February 15th, 11:40 AM EST
Deliberations start again in murder trial of former Ohio deputy after juror dismissed
Deliberations start again in murder trial of former Ohio deputy after juror dismissed

Deliberations have started over again with a replacement juror in the murder trial of a former Ohio sheriff’s deputy accused of pursuing a motorist and killing the man at his family's home.

February 15th, 10:30 AM EST
Jury deliberations start in murder trial of former sheriff's deputy who fatally shot man
Jury deliberations start in murder trial of former sheriff's deputy who fatally shot man

Prosecutors in the murder trial of a former Ohio sheriff’s deputy say his claims that the man he fatally shot posed a threat are not credible.

February 14th, 3:00 PM EST
Next stop Hollywood? Travis Kelce gets first producer credit on SXSW movie
Next stop Hollywood? Travis Kelce gets first producer credit on SXSW movie

Travis Kelce is already making moves in Hollywood.

February 14th, 8:30 AM EST
Witness testifies he didn't see a gun in the hand of a man who was killed by an Ohio deputy
Witness testifies he didn't see a gun in the hand of a man who was killed by an Ohio deputy

A witness has testified at the murder trial of a former Ohio sheriff’s deputy that he saw the man who was killed not long before the shooting but that he didn’t see a gun.

February 13th, 2:09 PM EST
Two fired utility execs and a former top Ohio regulator plead not guilty in bribery scheme
Two fired utility execs and a former top Ohio regulator plead not guilty in bribery scheme

Two fired top executives of FirstEnergy Corp. and Ohio’s former top utility regulator have pleaded not guilty in connection with a $60 million bribery scheme.

February 13th, 2:09 PM EST