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96-year-old Heimlich uses namesake maneuver on choking woman

May 27, 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) — The 96-year-old Cincinnati surgeon credited with developing his namesake Heimlich maneuver recently used the emergency technique for the time himself to save a woman choking on... more »»

Police: Mom trapped with kids had set fire to frame husband

May 27, 2016

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — Police allege a central Ohio woman repeatedly set fire to her home and tried to frame her estranged husband, including for one blaze that trapped the woman and her children... more »»

Woman charged with false voter registration in Ohio

May 27, 2016

LISBON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman accused of falsely registering more than 30 people to vote has been indicted on charges of voter registration fraud after an investigation started when... more »»

Former coach remembers Olympic hurdler Mamie Rallins

May 27, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The former coach of Olympic hurdler Mamie Rallins says she was a "hard worker" who achieved success on and off the track. more »»

Exteriors of 6 Columbus high schools vandalized, police say

May 27, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say six Columbus high schools have been vandalized as each has begun senior final exams. more »»

Man declared incompetent in stabbing death of stepfather

May 27, 2016

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio man charged with murder in the stabbing death of his stepfather has been declared incompetent to stand trial. more »»

Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down well

May 27, 2016

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio U.S. Air Force base is shutting down a drinking water well after environmental regulators directed that it stop using it because of contamination concerns. more »»

University of Dayton hires first VP for diversity, inclusion

May 27, 2016

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The University of Dayton has appointed its first vice president for diversity and inclusion. more »»

Court allows Ohio to take over health insurer

May 26, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state's insurance department is taking over a company that provides health insurance to nearly 22,000 residents, mainly in central Ohio. more »»

Ohio appeals federal ruling over early voting in swing state

May 26, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials are appealing a ruling by a federal judge that a law trimming early voting in the state is unconstitutional and can't be enforced. more »»

Ohio to let Buckeye Lake rise to usable level amid dam work

May 26, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Central Ohio's Buckeye Lake, which had been kept low because of its deteriorated dam, will be allowed to fill enough this summer to accommodate some boating and fishing,... more »»

Police: Pair plotted to steal coal exec's SUV and sell it

May 26, 2016

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two suspects in the fatal shooting of a former coal chief executive in southern West Virginia were planning to steal his vehicle and sell it, authorities said Thursday. more »»

The Latest: Police: 2 men wanted to steal, sell exec's SUV

May 26, 2016

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of ex-coal chief executive Bennett Hatfield in southern West Virginia (all times local):

4:35 p.m. more »»

Police: Bank robbery suspect killed by off-duty cop had gun

May 26, 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) — A masked robbery suspect who leaped over a bank counter and was fatally shot by an off-duty police officer working a private security job had a gun in a plastic bag he pointed a... more »»

Ohio prison watchdog agency spared after director resigns

May 26, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers have decided not to eliminate a state prison watchdog agency after its director agreed to step down. more »»

APNewsBreak: Poor suburb softens on merger with Cleveland

May 26, 2016

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Leaders of one of Ohio's poorest cities have dropped their opposition to being annexed by neighboring Cleveland. more »»

Police: Ohio suspect fatally shot by off-duty cop had gun

May 26, 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police say a masked bank robbery suspect was fatally shot by an off-duty police officer after leaping over a bank counter with a plastic bag over his hand, indicating... more »»

Prosecutor: Pair plotted to steal slain ex-coal exec's SUV

May 26, 2016

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two suspects in the fatal shooting of a former coal chief executive in southern West Virginia were planning to steal his vehicle, a prosecutor said Thursday. more »»


Never Alone WV meeting May 30, 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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February 26, 2016 Super Tuesday looms ahead. Now, I should be making more guacamole, buying some wings and some good beer because this Super day is way more important to life than Super Bowl Sunday. more »

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