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Authorities: $2.2M in cocaine seized, man charged in Ohio

May 6, 2016

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — State and federal authorities say they have seized cocaine worth an estimated street value of $2. more »»

Mother charged in 5-year-old's beating death due in court

May 6, 2016

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — A woman charged with murder in the beating death of her 5-year-old boy son is scheduled for a court hearing with two other women also charged in the southwest Ohio slaying. more »»

Museums team up on photo contest celebrating outdoor art

May 6, 2016

DETROIT (AP) — Four U.S. museums involved in an effort to bring art to unexpected places are teaming up on a summer photo contest. more »»

Police: Ohio couple likely died from vehicle carbon monoxide

May 6, 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say they believe carbon monoxide likely killed a couple found dead inside their home where their vehicle had been running the home's garage in southwest Ohio. more »»

Trial delayed for Ohio couple accused of $70M Ponzi scheme

May 6, 2016

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The trial of a married Ohio couple accused of operating a Ponzi scheme that bilked investors out of about $70 million has been pushed back until next year. more »»

Boy, 14, denies charge after slew of threats to Ohio schools

May 6, 2016

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A 14-year-old boy in juvenile court has denied a charge of inducing panic after a slew of recent bomb threats in a southwest Ohio school district. more »»

Democratic advertising blitz awaits GOP's Trump

May 6, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's likely Democratic opponent and her allies are laying their traps for him.

Priorities USA is the lead super PAC backing Hillary Clinto. more »»

Police: Ex-NFL player assaults man on Ohio golf course

May 6, 2016

HIGHLAND HILLS, Ohio (AP) — A former Cleveland Browns player who had his sentencing delayed in an embezzlement case while he participates in a concussion study is now being accused of assaulting ... more »»

Polar bear cub set to entertain Toledo Zoo guests in Ohio

May 6, 2016

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A polar bear cub born at the Toledo Zoo in December is ready to meet her fans.

The zoo says the cub named Hope is making her public debut Friday.

She was born Dec. more »»

2 weeks after 8 killed in Ohio, no arrests, few answers

May 6, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two weeks have passed since the bodies of eight family members were found in Ohio, and authorities have yet to identify a motive or any suspects in the killings. more »»

Ohio Democrats happy about Trump as presumptive GOP nominee

May 5, 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio Democrats are happy for businessman Donald Trump — that is, happy for the prospect of the brash presumptive Republican presidential nominee topping the opposition ticket in... more »»

NFL prospect charged with tampering after bar shooting

May 5, 2016

CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A former Arizona State linebacker who was set to join the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent has been charged with tampering with evidence after a fatal... more »»

Judge says 10 seized animals should be returned to Ohio farm

May 5, 2016

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A judge says five tigers and five other animals seized from a northeast Ohio farm should be returned. more »»

Ohio NFL prospect charged with tampering after bar shooting

May 5, 2016

CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A former northeast Ohio prep football star who hoped to play in the NFL has been charged with tampering with evidence after a fatal shooting outside a suburban... more »»

Former deep-sea treasure hunter to have competency evaluated

May 5, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has ordered a competency evaluation of a former deep-sea treasure hunter sitting in jail for refusing to answer questions about the location of 500 missing... more »»

Ohio prison workers union sues to stop prison farms shutdown

May 5, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The union representing Ohio's corrections officers has sued to stop the planned shutdown of the state's prison farms in a move to raise millions of dollars to fund new... more »»

Appeals court agrees Ohio men get new trial in 1995 slaying

May 5, 2016

CLEVELAND (AP) — An appeals court in Cleveland has ruled that a lower court judge properly granted a new trial for three men who spent nearly 20 years in prison for a slaying they denied... more »»

Man convicted of killing 3 women, wrapping bodies in bags

May 5, 2016

CLEVELAND (AP) — A convicted sex offender was found guilty Thursday of the murder of three women whose bodies were found wrapped in garbage bags in a case that raised fears that another serial... more »»

White House announces sentence commutations for 2 Ohioans

May 5, 2016

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Obama administration has commuted the prison sentences of 58 federal convicts, including a pair of Ohioans.

Both of the Ohioans were serving time for drug offenses. more »»

US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights

May 5, 2016

Legislation has been proposed in states across the country to protect those who — due to religious beliefs — decline to employ or serve certain people. more »»

Law enforcement officials honor fallen Ohio police officers

May 5, 2016

LONDON, Ohio (AP) — More than 700 Ohio peace officers who died in the line of duty since 1823 have been honored at a ceremony in western Ohio. more »»


Never Alone WV meeting May 9, 2016

"Never Alone WV" holds weekly meetings of support for various addictions, each Monday night at 6 p.m. The location is 149 Preston Ave. on Weirton Heights. more »

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