(WASHINGTON) -- Dr. Amy Acton, Ohio's former health director who was the target of threats, will be honored by the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation for her service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Acton, who became a lauded national figure for her response to the pandemic... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Ma’Khia Bryant will be laid to rest in a funeral service at the First Church of God in Columbus, Ohio, Friday afternoon. The viewing will start at noon and the service will begin at 1 p.m. Bryant, 16, was fatally shot by white... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- A former Ohio police officer already facing murder charges stemming from the fatal shooting in December of Andre Hill, pleaded not guilty Wednesday morning to an additional count of reckless homicide in the case. Fired Columbus officer, Adam Coy, 44, who is... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After months of speculation, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan officially launched his 2022 Senate campaign on Monday becoming the first major Democratic candidate in the race to succeed retiring Republican Sen. Rob Portman. In his first campaign video, Ryan pitched an economically-focused platform that... Read More.
(MILFORD, Ohio) -- An Ohio man whose job it was to collect trash has pleaded guilty to several charges related to dumping that garbage and other illegal waste at a makeshift landfill on his own property. The man, 52-year-old Donald Combs of Milford, Ohio, could... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- A 16-year-old girl was shot and killed by police on Tuesday afternoon in Columbus, Ohio, police said. Police said they were responding to a report of an attempted stabbing in the southern part of the city at about 4:30 p.m. local time.... Read More.
(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) -- One person is dead and another two are missing after a barge crashed into a pleasure craft on the Ohio River in Louisville, Kentucky, according to officials. Seven people were on the boat when the accident occurred just after 10 p.m. Saturday... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- One person has died and at least eight others are injured following an explosion and fire at a paint manufacturing plant overnight Thursday in Columbus, Ohio. At 12:05 a.m., authorities got a call of an explosion at 1920 Leonard Ave. As firefighters... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- At least eight people are injured, two critically, following an explosion and fire at a paint manufacturing plant overnight Thursday in Columbus, Ohio. Another person is unaccounted for, according to Columbus Fire Battalion Chief Steve Martin. At 12:05 a.m., authorities got a call... Read More.
The city of Akron, Ohio, has announced plans to honor hometown band Devo with its own day this Thursday, April 1. That day will also mark the start of a month-long campaign to inspire people to vote for the New ... Read More.
By MERDITH DELISO, ABC News(PREBLE COUNTY, Ohio) -- The attorney for an Ohio woman charged with the murder of her 6-year-old son is seeking to enter an insanity plea, court records show.Brittany Gosney, 29, was indicted earlier this... Read More.
BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Despite an increase in the number of people who have received COVID-19 vaccines, Americans should not stop wearing masks, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday. "With the vaccine, we're now on the offense,... Read More.