AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman has been charged with felonious assault for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend after yelling at him for eating all of the couple's salsa.
A police report says 61-year-old Ronnie Buckner told officers he was eating salsa with his girlfriend Phyllis Jefferson at his Akron apartment Sunday when she started complaining that he was eating all of it. Buckner told police that 50-year-old Jefferson then started yelling and stabbed him with...
MECHANICSBURG, Ohio (AP) — County officials have seized more than 130 dogs from a west central Ohio home after investigators found they were living in filthy conditions.
Authorities in Champaign County took 137 dogs Friday from the Mechanicsburg property west of Columbus. The Springfield News-Sun reports (http://bit.ly/1MsQeBh ) the county dog warden had investigated the property's owners for weeks after people who purchased dogs there alerted authorities to poor living...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) has sworn in a new adjutant general of the Ohio National Guard.
Maj. Gen. Mark E. Bartman replaces Maj. Gen. Deborah Ashenhurst, the state's first female adjutant general. She stepped down to assume duties at the National Guard Bureau in Washington earlier this year.
Bartman has served as interim adjutant general. He now will oversee the state's military readiness and command more than 18,000...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Activists who don't want the Republican Party's 2016 platform to oppose same-sex marriage will promote their effort in a swing through Ohio.
The Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry will have representatives in Cincinnati on Tuesday, followed by Columbus and Cleveland later this week. They're talking about their "Reform the Platform" campaign ahead of the national GOP convention in Cleveland next year.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in central Ohio say a man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter for a fatal shooting 24 years ago and has been sentenced to 10 to 25 years in prison.
Columbus police and court records say 43-year-old Anthony M. Taylor of Columbus entered the plea Monday in the Aug. 27, 1991, shooting of 39-year-old Jerry Watts. Calls to the office of Taylor's attorney weren't answered Monday evening.