Authorities in western Pennsylvania have identified a couple found dead in a Pittsburgh home in an apparent murder-suicide.
A 55-year-old central Ohio man is facing a possible life prison sentence after being convicted of raping two girls as his girlfriend stood by and participated in some of the assaults.
The president of the University of Toledo says about 200 of its employees will undergo customer service training this summer.
The Ohio Legislature is honoring a former Ohio governor by designating a freeway connecting downtown Cleveland and a western suburb as Richard F. Celeste Shoreway.
Vehicle crashes are the number one killer of America's teens, and statistics show that the danger is greatest during the summer months. Memorial Day marks the start of a period commonly known as the 100 deadliest days for teens on the road, according to the National Safety Council. According to SADD, 20 percent of teens admit to being a passenger of a driver who was under the influence during the summer months. That's even higher than during prom season.
That blue-green tint at the edges of creeks, lakes and even the Ohio River last summer may make a reappearance soon. According to the Ohio DNR, the state is strengthening its approach to addressing harmful algae blooms in recreational waters like state park lake beaches and boat ramps. "We are strengthening our approach by helping Ohioans to better understand recreational water quality before they begin activities, and by issuing public health advisories earlier,"
The Ohio State Senate has approved a bill that makes pet abuse a felony. The measure would stiffen penalties for knowingly causing physical harm to a companion animal--any pet that lives with people or lives in a pet store. The director of the Belmont County Animal Shelter says the bill is coming just in time, because they are investigating a very disturbing case. "There's an individual who has been boasting and making claims on Facebook that he ate a cat."
The Cincinnati Zoo has temporarily closed its gorilla exhibit after a special zoo response team shot and killed a 17-year-old gorilla that grabbed and dragged a 4-year-old boy who fell into a moat.
The SPCA is investigating after two dogs were burned to death in Chester.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol says one person has been killed and another injured when they were thrown from their motorcycle after it got a flat tire in Eaton Township.
The new community playground in Bethlehem is open just in time for summer-like weather. Kids got to climb, swing, run and jump at the Bethlehem Community Park on Saturday.
All this weekend dogs will be taking a dive into a 40 foot pool, but they won't be doing it just to cool off.They are competing in the Dock Dogs Sportsman's National Wildcard Championship.
Southern Williamsport's Katie Jones set a new AA record in the pole vault and Downingtown West's Joshua McLemore won three AAA gold medals on Saturday in the PIAA Track & Field Championships at Shippensburg...
Authorities say two people were taken to a hospital after a tree branch fell on them in a suburban Philadelphia park.
A suburban Philadelphia woman has been sentenced to time served to 23 months in the theft of money through what authorities said was a fraudulent charity fundraising page online.
Police say a young child fell into the gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo and has been taken to the hospital.
A 160-year-old tree in Philadelphia's Laurel Hill Cemetery that sheltered famous visitors including presidents and Civil War generals has been felled.
Final results from the PIAA track and field championships Saturday at Shippensburg University:
The family of slain coal executive Bennett Hatfield has issued a statement thanking those who have helped them and offered condolences following the killing.
Authorities in Logan County say nearly 800 pigs, most of them young, have been killed in a barn fire.