COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a Columbus man has been killed and an unidentified woman is in critical condition after both were shot on the city's East side.
Thirty-nine-year-old Michael L. Cumberland was found dead around 11:30 a.m. Sunday on the front porch of a Berkeley Road home. A second victim, who was female, was found inside the residence and transported to Grant Medical Center Hospital, where she underwent emergency surgery.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect across most of Ohio, as well as in parts of neighboring Indiana, Pennsylvania, Kentucky and West Virginia.
The National Weather Service issued the watch Sunday afternoon, effective through 8 p.m., with storms expected to intensify throughout the day and evening. It includes all but the upper northwest corner of Ohio, as well as southeast Indiana, north central Kentucky, western Pennsylvania and northern West...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Rural hospitals across Ohio face financial straits worse than their urban counterparts as expenses rise and health-care reimbursements decline.
The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1sPvt52 ) a January snapshot by iVantage Health Analytics found hospitals in the state's metropolitan counties were running slightly in the black, while those in non-metro counties — often the largest employers — showed narrow losses.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Local union leaders are working with Akron and surrounding Summit County to persuade Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. to build its new $500 million plant in northeast Ohio, where the company was founded.
Akron's mayor sent a letter to Goodyear's CEO, and the city council passed a resolution on the issue. The president of United Steelworkers Local 2 says they've informed Goodyear that they'll do whatever they can to get the new facility in the Akron area...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An 8,000-pound limestone sculpture of a sofa has been removed from its spot in a trendy Columbus neighborhood, after becoming a favored perch for homeless nappers.
The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/W8g3hW ) the giant couch was removed from the Short North Arts District Friday. It's being sent back to Akron artist Robert Huff for a six-month refurbishment.
Plans are for it to return to the city as the centerpiece of...