Ohio News

University of Cincinnati student president makes history

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The University of Cincinnati's current student body president is making history as the first black woman in the school's 199-year history to hold the position.Read more

Ohio bill focuses on use, funding of school features like AC

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Ohio would have to study which of its schools have air conditioning, safety measures and certain other building features under a state lawmaker's proposal to direct some...Read more

Inmates charged in 2 Ohio prison knife attacks

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Two Ohio inmates have been charged in separate knife attacks at a prison in assaults that severely wounded a guard and injured four prisoners.Read more

Suspect in Ohio crash that killed 4 has prior OVI convictions

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The crash killed a 1-year-old boy; his parents, 18-year-old Giovanni Miller and 19-year-old Anastasia Smith; and 47-year-old Michelle Hommes; all of Ashtabula.Read more

Mystery illness affecting children confirmed in central Ohio

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The Ohio Department of Health said there are four confirmed cases of Acute flaccid myelitis in Ohio, including one case in Pickaway County.Read more

Akron Zoo announces $17 million expansion

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The Akron Zoo in Ohio has announced a $17 million expansion plan that includes a new exhibit featuring lions and tigers.Read more

Bucking trend, Ohio moved fast to use federal opioid money

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Ohio didn't hesitate to spend the first round of federal funding targeting the country's opioid crisis, unlike other states that also expanded Medicaid under the...Read more