Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill that could settle details of how two communities are paid the $500,000 each was supposed to get by year's end because racinos were moved there.
Police say a Pittsburgh man who pleaded guilty to abusing another child has been arrested in the beating death of his girlfriend's 6-month-old daughter.
Legislative negotiators continue working on a way to overhaul how Ohio draws legislative districts.
Thousands of crows roosting at night in a western Ohio city's downtown leave some residents comparing the crow-laden landscape to the Alfred Hitchcock movie "The Birds" as they work to drive away the flocks.
Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson has called a news conference Thursday morning to discuss a U.S. Justice Department report that strongly criticizes the city's police for a pattern and practice of using excessive force and...
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is encouraging West Virginians to be careful when they get unsolicited credit card offers via email this holiday season.
Ohio law enforcement officials have announced a new approach for responding to reports of child abduction.
A drawbridge that's been stuck in the upright position for much of the past week in downtown Toledo is ready to reopen.
A judge has set a $500,000 bond for a Cleveland woman accused of stabbing her 2-year-old daughter in the abdomen.
Officials say more than four dozen people have been charged in a conspiracy to bring heroin to the northeast Ohio city of Youngstown.
A proposal would allow cats, dogs and other family pets to be included within the scope of protection orders obtained by victims of domestic violence or other offenses.
A Kentucky man accused in the slaying of a great-grandmother found dead in the trunk of her car in 2012 in southwestern Ohio has been indicted on charges including aggravated murder.
The new year is bringing a new look to the state's Wonderful West Virginia magazine.
West Virginia education leaders are launching a call to action encouraging citizens to support the state's education reform efforts.
The West Virginia Wing of Civil Air Patrol is joining thousands of officers and cadets in honoring fallen veterans.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is exploring whether Ohio needs to change how it trains police in the use of force.
As Ohio lawmakers rush to pass a bill supporters say is needed to restart executions in the state, a prosecutor says the chances of the next scheduled execution happening are "nil."
A U.S. Navy ship has successfully deployed the laser weapons system, also called "LaWS", aboard the USS Ponce in the Arabian Gulf. In a press release, officials at the Office of Naval Research wrote the deployment took place from September to November 2014. The laser weapon not only worked aboard a deployed U.S. Navy ship, but also operated seamlessly with existing ship defense systems.
Ohio Valley law enforcement, media, and even school officials around the Ohio Valley are teaming up to take on drug abuse.