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3 hrs ago | WDTN-TV Dayton

Ohio senator juggles idea of a presidential bid

Ohio's Republican senator says he could end up making a 2016 presidential bid, depending on what happens with the field of candidates.


Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, 2012 Presidential Election

7 hrs ago |

Condemned Ohio killer's death sentence upheld

COLUMBUS: A divided Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a man who fatally stabbed his girlfriend's business partner in an argument over a forged check.


9 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

Boehner blames Obama on immigration

His famously tanned visage got redder as he talked to reporters about the flood of child immigrants illegally entering the country and President Barack Obama's criticism of him and other Republicans over immigration policy.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Henry Cuellar, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas Government, Texas

11 hrs ago | WCHO-FM Washington Court House

Ohio Idol Firestorm Leads to Their Closing

The talent search and touring group known as Ohio Idol is getting mixed reviews from former employees, contestants and current employees.


Related Topix: Westerville, OH

15 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 19 Emmy nods

He entered New Orleans City Hall as a cool and confidant self-styled reformer, won fame there as a passionate, if profane, critic of the federal response to Hurricane Katrina and exited under suspicion.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Taylor Schilling

19 hrs ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Funeral set for Ohio priest convicted of murder

A full funeral mass is set for Friday for a Roman Catholic priest convicted of killing a nun in northwest Ohio in 1980.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Yesterday | WTVG-TV Toledo

Terry Hayes, 48, charged with Aggravated Robbery, Murder

A robbery attempt near the McDonald's on Manhattan in Toledo ended with a car flipping and a shootout on Tuesday.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Rising senior in high school leads Ohio Amateur

Much like he did against an elite field in U.S. Open qualifying, high school senior-to-be Will Grimmer is proving at the Ohio Amateur he's skilled beyond his years.


Related Topix: West Chester, OH

The Olympian

US students in middle of pack on financial knowhow

The picture is no better in the United States, where only 9.4 percent of 15-year-olds were able to answer the most difficult questions on an international test of their financial knowledge and skills.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, World News, China

Ohio GOP sues Ed FitzGerald; court bailiff facing rape charge fired;...

The Ohio Republican Party filed a lawsuit today to try to force Cuyahoga County Executive and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald to release information detailing his use of the county parking garage.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Cuyahoga County, OH

The Post-Standard

Beyond CNY, storm killed one child in Maryland, dropped tornadoes in Ohio, Pennsylvania

The storm gouged out an area of destruction spreading from Ohio, east into Vermont and south as far as West Virginia, according to The Weather Channel .


Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather

Bellingham Herald

Cleveland GOP convention highlights Portman's influence

But Portman is interested in more than just hosting the convention in his home state: He would like a starring role, perhaps as his party's presidential nominee.


Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitt Romney, Wedding, Florida, Florida Government

Morning Journal

Police say Ohio man, 87, kills wife, shoots self

Police in northeast Ohio say an 87-year-old man fatally shot his 78-year-old wife before turning the gun on himself - and surviving the shot.



Ohio: Poster Child for Mindless Global Self-Destruction

John Kasich is a smart guy who knows better than to be an overt serial killer, so, as Governor of Ohio , he joins with others who prefer to do their mass killing by stealth, maybe spread the carnage out over future generations, who will be unable to hold the Kasiches and the ALECS of this world to account.


Related Topix: US Politics, Ted Strickland, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, John Kasich, Alternative Energy, Energy, Global Warming

Tue Jul 08, 2014


3 small tornadoes touch down in northeastern Ohio

The National Weather Service says three small tornadoes touched down in northeastern Ohio, causing minor damage, as strong storms moved across the state.


Related Topix: Weather, Hinckley, OH, Medina, OH, Valley City, OH, Lorain County, OH

The Review

Doctor: Ohio infant to recover from firework burns

The Akron Children's Hospital has been treating the 4-month-old girl since Friday night for second-degree burns, mostly to her face and left hand.


Wright State coach, Sloan and Engle share Am lead

Samborsky, originally from Cincinnati, birdied four of his last seven holes, while both Sloan, a native of Centerville, and Engle, an Ohio State golfer from Springfield, each had five birdies offsetting three bogeys.


The Review

Phoenix athlete's wheelchair recovered in Ohio

The family of a Paralympic track athlete says his custom-built, $5,000 wheelchair has been recovered about a week after it was stolen.


National Public Radio

10 Things To Know For Wednesday

The Israeli military carries out an aerial assault on Palestinian targets, killing 25 people while Gaza militants fire rockets at Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

KXAN-TV Austin

Cleveland tops Dallas in bid to host RNC in 2016

Cleveland won the unanimous backing of a Republican National Committee panel on Tuesday, all but guaranteeing the GOP's 2016 presidential pick will accept the party's nomination in perennially hard-fought Ohio.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, US House of Representatives, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election


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