ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio University student is suing a sorority at the Athens school for an injury she suffered at the chapter house in 2014.
The Athens Messenger reports (http://bit.ly/1JG14wj ) the suit, filed in Athens County Common Pleas Court, asserts that an automatic door at the Chi Omega sorority house on South College Street was responsible for severing Delaney Stengel's Achilles tendon.
The lawsuit states the front door automatically...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohioans have been filing more complaints about inaccuracies in their credit reports that range from annoying to costly.
The Plain Dealer in Cleveland reports (http://bit.ly/1NLDioJ ) the number of complaints filed by state residents with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau during the last three months increased 14 percent compared with the same period last year.
There was an average of 730 complaints per month from May through...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland State University officials say the school will have its biggest-ever freshman class this fall despite an analysis that shows the number of high school graduates pursuing higher education in the Midwest has been declining.
Officials say 1,850 students have enrolled for classes this fall at the school located on the edge of downtown Cleveland. Officials say the uptick follows a longer-term trend at CSU, which has seen freshman enrollment double...
CLEVELAND (AP) — FirstEnergy is preparing to demolish its century-old power plant in Cleveland.
The Plain Dealer reports (http://bit.ly/1X2xP0Z ) the company shut down the last of its Lake Shore power plant's coal-fired boilers in April. That was three years after the company announced it would close its Lake Erie plants rather than spend millions of dollars upgrading pollution control equipment for their coal-burning boilers.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say part of a two-story building collapsed the central Ohio village of West Jefferson, sending at least one person to the hospital with minor injuries.
A dispatcher with the West Jefferson police says three people were reportedly in the building when part of it collapsed around 6:30 a.m. Sunday. The dispatcher says at least one was taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries and later released.