By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio) -- An Ohio police officer is being praised for showing restraint and providing a textbook example of his de-escalation training to peacefully end a standoff with an alleged armed robber who was threatening... Read More.
By ALISA WIERSEMA, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In the span of just few months, Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio went from openly discussing his plans to help Republicans defend the 2022 Senate map, to announcing he would not seek reelection and... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(CINCINNATI) -- Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman announced Monday that he will not seek re-election in 2022 and instead will retire at the end of his term, citing the "increasingly polarized" nature of politics as his... Read More.
By MATT FOSTER and WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News (TOLEDO, Ohio) -- The Toledo Police Department announced that 24-year-old officer Brandon Stalker was shot and killed after a standoff situation at a home Monday afternoon.Officer Stalker was killed when SWAT teams forced... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 91.7 million people worldwide and killed over 1.96 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
By: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The mother of a 23-year-old Black man who allegedly was shot in the back by a white deputy sheriff at the doorstep of his home in Columbus, Ohio, gave an emotional eulogy at his... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- A Columbus, Ohio, police officer has been relieved of duty following the fatal shooting of a 47-year-old Black man Tuesday, Mayor Andrew Ginther announced."Early this morning, we learned of the killing... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(CUYOHOGA FALLS, Ohio) -- A man accused of kidnapping a 45-year-old Cuyohoga Falls, Ohio, woman was killed by authorities during a successful rescue attempt at a Louisiana hotel Tuesday night.James Hawley, 47, of Cleveland,... Read More.
BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Third-ranked Ohio State's game against Maryland has been canceled due to COVID-19 issues on the Terripans, according to Maryland. Due to an elevated number of COVID-19 cases within the program, Maryland Football will pause... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Preliminary exit poll results are offering a look at demographic information about voters and their views on key issues in the 2020 election.ABC News is providing key insights on national and state... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN, ABC News(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- With just one day until Election Day, the question of when Americans will know the results of the 2020 election is top of mind, as President Trump insists results must be in on... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Facing an alarming increase in new COVID-19 cases in his state, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine pleaded in an open letter for residents to come together, regardless of political affiliation, to fight a "common enemy"... Read More.