COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says eastbound traffic headed toward Columbus on Interstate 70 is flowing again around the site of a damaged bridge in time for the city's massive Fourth of July celebration.
A section of I-70 on the west side of the capital was closed after an overturned tanker truck carrying ethanol caught fire and damaged the bridge Wednesday. The state plans to replace the span over the next few weeks, at an estimated cost of up to $1...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The FBI says a northern Ohio man has been charged with robbing the same bank in Toledo two days in a row.
John Lee Robinson of suburban Toledo was charged with two counts of bank robbery this week. The 53-year-old Robinson is accused of robbing the Citizens Bank in Toledo on June 3 and going back the following day.
A message seeking comment was left with his attorney.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Two brothers exonerated after spending decades in prison on a conviction and death sentences in a 1975 slaying have sued the city of Cleveland and the detectives who investigated the case.
Brothers Wiley Bridgeman and Ronnie Bridgeman, who now goes by Kwame Ajamu (KWAH'-mee ah-jah-MOO'), were among three men convicted on the testimony of a 12-year-old boy, who recanted last year.
The federal lawsuit suit filed Thursday names three...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University's marching band is ramping up to appear this fall at the NFL International Series in London. It is the group's first-ever trip abroad.
Interim Director Christopher Hoch (hohk) says the band is scheduled to perform a pregame show Sunday, Oct. 25, at the overseas match-up between the Buffalo Bills and the Jacksonville Jaguars in Wembley Stadium. It's the second of three games in the series.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say a plane headed from St. Louis to Washington, D.C., was diverted to a central Ohio airport after a pilot reported a disruptive passenger made threatening statements.
Airport spokesman David Whitaker says the United Express flight bound for Dulles International Airport in northern Virginia landed safely at Port Columbus International Airport on Thursday. It was isolated while the FBI removed the 53 people on board and used dogs to search...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials estimate that about 1 million low-income Ohioans could be required pay a new monthly cost for Medicaid health coverage or potentially lose it under a Republican provision in the state budget.
The idea, which requires federal approval, was part of the $71.2 billion, two-year spending blueprint that Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) signed Tuesday.
Under the plan, Kasich's administration must seek a waiver of federal Medicaid...