Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:08:17 GMT
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 06:56:55 GMT
At high noon on Friday, in front of the Capitol in Washington D.C., Donald John Trump was sworn-in as the 45th President of The United States. His inaugural address sounded like standard Trump-rally pablum that repeated his pledge to put American first and bring back jobs.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:50:41 GMT
Ohio supporters of Donald Trump loved the straight talk in his inauguration speech. They loved his focus on returning "power to the people."
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:31:38 GMT
One student was injured and one student was taken into custody shortly after school started after a shooting at West Liberty-Salem Schools in Champaign County, Ohio on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. West Liberty-Salem Local School District Superintendent Kraig Hissong said the shooting occurred just as classes were getting underway at the school complex roughly 45 miles northwest of Columbus.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:19:34 GMT
According to firefighters, they were dispatched at about 7:45am, Friday, to West Liberty High School on the report of a shooting. Firefighters say one person was taken to the hospital.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:51:36 GMT
A medical examiner in Cleveland has identified the recovered remains of three of the six people killed when a plane piloted by a Columbus businessman crashed over Lake Erie last month. The Cuyahoga County medical examiner's office said Friday that it has identified the remains of 45-year-old businessman John Fleming, his 15-year-old son, Jack, and a family friend, 50-year-old Brian Casey.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:32:15 GMT
One thing is almost always certain when Ohio's monthly jobs report is released: The state's job growth rate trails that of the nation. Should Ohioans be concerned? Not necessarily, says a Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland economist.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:19:40 GMT
VAN WERT Thing of Gold is a band comprised of five local talents looking for success in Ohio Has Talent. The band consists of John Brake of Van Wert, Colin Parent of Elida, Maizee Shae Brinkman of Ottoville, Carson French of Elida, and Derek Pignataro of Shawnee.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:03:06 GMT
Hundreds of Ohio Republicans hoping to get in on the ground floor of Donald Trump's presidential administration took over the ground floor of a hotel in the nation's capital on Thursday to celebrate his upcoming inauguration. Newly elected Ohio Republican Party Chair Jane Timken said roughly 900 people had RSVPed to attend the inauguration eve reception hosted by the Ohio Capitol Society.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:52:06 GMT
Authorities say a man now imprisoned in a different murder has been charged in the killing of a Florida woman who was reported missing in southwest Ohio before her skeletal remains were found last May. Clark County's prosecutor says 35-year-old Prentiss Hare, of Springfield, is charged with aggravated murder, corpse abuse and other counts in the death of 33-year-old Tiffany Chambers. Authorities say Chambers had lived in the Jacksonville, Florida, area.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:25:51 GMT
The driver of an Ohio church van that crashed into a moving train in 2015, killing a woman and injuring nine children, has pleaded guilty to charges including aggravated vehicular homicide. Judith Ashley also pleaded guilty Thursday to endangering children and vehicular assault charges.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:51:05 GMT
Fire officials in Akron say evidence indicates that the Dec. 3 blaze began in the kitchen and that one burner of the gas stove was turned on. Investigators didn't find smoke detectors in the home after the fire and couldn't confirm whether it had any.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:19:25 GMT
The Ohio State football program signed Texas running back and early-enrollee JK Dobbins as part of its recruiting class for National Singing Day 2017. Here is an in-depth look at this member of the Buckeyes' recruiting class.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:03:06 GMT
Ohioans on Capitol Hill in Washington are asking the incoming administration to keep up with efforts aimed at improving Lake Erie. Democratic Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur and Republican David Joyce are among four dozen members of Congress who sent a letter this week asking for continued support for research into harmful algae blooms.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 02:46:34 GMT
Firefighters got the call at 6:50 a.m., when a passer-by saw flames coming from the house in the 100-block of Albert Street. When crews arrived on scene, they saw the structure was fully engulfed in flames and determined it was a vacant house.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:12:32 GMT
Breaking with Republican orthodoxy, a new Trump administration will work quickly to re-do the North American Free Trade Agreement, a massive trade pact with Canada and Mexico that has boosted trade but still stings laid off workers across the Midwest, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for commerce secretary told Congress on Wednesday. At his confirmation hearing, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross said all free trade agreements should be systematically re-opened every few years to make sure they are working in the best interests of the U.S. Ross said he is pro-free trade, but noted his close relationship with the United Steelworkers union as proof that he will fight to protect American jobs.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:37:45 GMT
This undated file photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction shows death row inmate Raymond Tibbetts, scheduled for execution in April 2017 for fatally stabbing Fred Hicks in 1997 in Cincinnati. Ohio Parole Board members met Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, to hear arguments for and against clemency for Tibbetts, whose attorneys provided family testimony and psychological evidence of the impact a traumatic and chaotic childhood had on Tibbetts' adult life.