Ohio House OKs rules to get to work, despite GOP infighting

Ohio House OKs rules to get to work, despite GOP infighting

The Ohio House has passed internal rules and can now proceed with its work despite an ongoing fight over power within the fractured GOP supermajority.

Wednesday, January 25th 2023, 6:18 AM EST
$5M bond kept for man in murder of 4; wounding of girl

$5M bond kept for man in murder of 4; wounding of girl

An Ohio judge has retained the $5 million bond set earlier for a man accused of having shot and killed his father, sister and nephew as well as another man and critically wounding an 8-year-old girl in Cleveland earlier this month.

Wednesday, January 25th 2023, 6:17 AM EST
Former priest sentenced to 37 months on child porn charges

Former priest sentenced to 37 months on child porn charges

A Roman Catholic priest accused of collecting thousands of child pornography images while serving overseas and then bringing them with him when he returned to the United States has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison.

Tuesday, January 24th 2023, 6:34 AM EST
Hazing suit at Bowling Green ends with nearly $3M settlement

Hazing suit at Bowling Green ends with nearly $3M settlement

The family of a student who died from alcohol poisoning while pledging a fraternity will receive nearly $3 million from Bowling Green State University to settle its hazing-related lawsuit.

Tuesday, January 24th 2023, 6:31 AM EST
Woman enters child endangerment plea in toddler's 2018 death

Woman enters child endangerment plea in toddler's 2018 death

A Pennsylvania woman has pleaded guilty to child endangerment, 2 1/2 weeks after jurors acquitted her ex-boyfriend of murder and other charges in the death of her 2-year-old son.

Monday, January 23rd 2023, 4:40 AM EST
Ohio death row inmate resentenced, could get parole

Ohio death row inmate resentenced, could get parole

An Ohio prison inmate who has spent nearly four decades on death row in the murder of a convenience store clerk has been resentenced to a term that could allow his release on parole.

Monday, January 23rd 2023, 4:38 AM EST
Settlement sets up education fund in Pa. school abuse case

Settlement sets up education fund in Pa. school abuse case

A $3 million settlement will establish a fund for former students as part of a lawsuit alleging abuse and deprivation of education at a now-shuttered Pennsylvania juvenile justice facility.

Friday, January 20th 2023, 6:17 AM EST
Officer who hit woman in McDonald's dispute placed on leave

Officer who hit woman in McDonald's dispute placed on leave

An Ohio police officer who struck a Black woman as she was taken into custody at a McDonald's has been placed on paid administrative leave while authorities investigate.

Friday, January 20th 2023, 6:16 AM EST
Grove City town hall discusses solutions to growing EMS crisis

Grove City town hall discusses solutions to growing EMS crisis

EMS officials said operational costs, weak insurance reimbursements, lack of financial support from communities and declining resources are making these companies suffer.

Wednesday, January 18th 2023, 10:20 PM EST by Erin Simonek
Pa. speaker's bipartisan group begins work on House rules

Pa. speaker's bipartisan group begins work on House rules

A bipartisan work group assembled by the new speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives is starting its work in the politically riven chamber.

Wednesday, January 18th 2023, 5:21 AM EST
Man sentenced to 56 years in 2020 Ohio shootout with police

Man sentenced to 56 years in 2020 Ohio shootout with police

Dismissal of lawsuit over Columbus Day name change upheld

Video shows police repeatedly warn armed man before firing

Grand jury probes faulty Goodyear recreational vehicle tires

Jury rejects lawsuit filed by family of teen killed by cop

How classified documents became a schoolgirl's show-and-tell