Three women killed while walking on city streets this week is part of what a Columbus police accident investigator said is a yearly trend when the sun goes down earlier.
A 13-year-old sought by Whitehall police in connection with a shooting has been found in Circleville.Gregorio Canchola was taken into custody without incident early Friday afternoon at a home on the 400 block of Half Avenue in Circleville, Whitehall Police confirmed.Canchola has been charged with a delinquency count of attempted […]
Sen. Rob Portman is displeased President Trump sought foreign assistance in investigating a political rival, but has found no grounds for the president’s removal.
The vast majority of Ohio’s county boards of elections haven’t installed the digital burglar alarm Secretary of State Frank LaRose says helped his office detect a hack attempt of his office’s website on Election Day.With less than two months to go before the deadline LaRose imposed to install the so-called […]
A man who was found dead inside a Franklinton home Wednesday afternoon has been identified and the man believed to be responsible for his death has been charged with murder.Edward Monett, 46, had been reported missing by his family in mid-November, according to Columbus Police.On Wednesday, relatives went to Monett’s […]
A man who was found dead inside a Franklinton home Wednesday afternoon has been identified.Edward Monnett, 46, had been reported missing by his family in mid-November, according to Columbus Police.On Wednesday, relatives went to Monnett’s home on the 400 block of Dakota Avenue in Franklinton and saw blood on the […]
Rural areas are gaining more access to a drug used to treat those dealing with opioid addiction, according to a new study in the journal Health Affairs.Federal waivers for nurse practitioners and physician assistants to prescribe buprenorphine have more than doubled in rural areas since 2016, when Congress […]
According to court documents, William G. Weekley “actively engaged in horrific sexual abuse” of a girl, recording the acts to share with others.
A 911 call Thursday led to a precautionary evacuation of an entire street in a Northwest Side neighborhood over concerns about a possible small nuclear reactor and alpha waves reported by a resident who said he sustained burns in his garage on the device. In the end, authorities found no […]
Columbus police Officer Randall Mayhew was ordered to be reinstated within 30 days of an arbitrator’s Nov. 26 decision. The city’s safety director has now determined Mayhew will be on administrative leave as a result of new allegations against him.
With so many women in Congress, the nation looked closer than ever to affordable child care and paid family leave. So far, nothing. We found out why.
Three women pedestrians killed by vehicle crashes in Columbus less than 25 hours apart have now all been identified.The crashes occurred between 7 p.m. Tuesday and about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, and the drivers in two of the three incidents fled the scene, according to the police Accident Investigation Unit.Police on […]
About 45,000 low-income Ohioans are slated to lose their food stamp benefits unless they comply with tougher work requirements beginning April 1.The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services provided the figure Thursday after federal officials announced changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program on Wednesday. […]
Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost wants to ensure that money for any settlement of opioid lawsuits goes to fight drugs, not politicians’ pet projects.
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine is asking lawmakers to reconsider their moves to prohibit local governments from forbidding the use of plastic bags.
WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that the House is moving forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.‘’Our democracy is what is at stake,” Pelosi said. “The president leaves us no choice but to act.”Pelosi delivered the historic announcement as Democrats push toward a vote, […]
A woman is dead following a hit-and-run crash Wednesday night on East 5th Avenue in the Krumm Park area on the East Side, Columbus police said.City police and fire medics were called at 7:30 p.m. to East 5th Avenue near the intersection of Rarig Avenue.The woman was taken to OhioHealth […]
A 46-year-old man reported missing by his family last month was found dead Wednesday by Columbus police inside a Franklinton house.The man, whose name has not yet been released by investigators pending confirmation of his identity, is being called the city’s 98th homicide of 2019. Police didn’t say how he […]