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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:02am
The parents of a man fatally shot by police at an Ohio Wal-Mart will meet with a federal prosecutor to ask the federal Department of Justice to handle the shooting investigation and begin a civil rights probe.
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:02am
The parents of a man fatally shot by police at an Ohio Wal-Mart will meet with a federal prosecutor to ask the federal Department of Justice to handle the shooting investigation and begin a civil rights probe.
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Ohio driver resigns after hot-bus allegation

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:01am
A southwest Ohio school bus driver has resigned after being accused of making elementary-age students sit with the windows up in hot weather as a punishment.
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Judge defends life term in Pa. youth murder case

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:50am
An eastern Pennsylvania judge is defending his decision to impose a life term on a defendant convicted of having killed another teenager when he was 14 years old.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:33am
Democrat Tom Wolf continues to maintain a sizeable lead as he campaign to unseat Republican Governor Tom Corbett. A Franklin & Marshall College survey of state voters finds Wolf with a 49-to-24 percent lead in the race.
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Bulletproof Vests, Heroin, Handgun Reportedly Found During Steubenville Drug Bust

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:27am
Two men are behind bars after police say they found heroin, cash, two bulletproof vests, a handgun and ammunition during a drug bust.
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Bulletproof Vests, Heroin, Handgun Reportedly Found During Steubenville Drug Bust

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:27am
Two men are behind bars after police say they found heroin, cash, two bulletproof vests, a handgun and ammunition during a drug bust.
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Mountaineer Racetrack Reacts to New Hancock County Smoking Ban

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:26am
The largest business to oppose the smoking ban, Mountaineer Racetrack and Casino, reacted to the county's new smoking ban.
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Mountaineer Racetrack Reacts to New Hancock County Smoking Ban

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:26am
The largest business to oppose the smoking ban, Mountaineer Racetrack and Casino, reacted to the county's new smoking ban.
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Body Found Along Harrison County Roadway

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:24am
A man's body was discovered by a passing motorist on County Road 44 on Bowerston Tunnel Hill Road in Harrison County on Tuesday night.
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Wheeling Park High School ACT Scores Higher Than State Average

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:23am
Wheeling Park High School announced their ACT scores for 2014 are better than the state average in all four categories. Teachers are very focused on preparing their students for higher education and said they are thrilled with these scores.
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Wheeling Park High School ACT Scores Higher Than State Average

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:23am
Wheeling Park High School announced their ACT scores for 2014 are better than the state average in all four categories. Teachers are very focused on preparing their students for higher education and said they are thrilled with these scores.
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Location Chosen for New Wheeling Dog Park

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:22am
It's long-awaited news for area dog owners. City of Wheeling and the Wheeling Dog Park Associated have agreed on a site for the park ad the Tunnel Green Recreation Complex.
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7-Year-Old Hopedale Boy Killed in Sign Accident

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:19am
A 7-year-old Hopedale boy was killed after a sign fell on him on Wednesday afternoon.
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Ohio's Largest County Records 90 Heroin Deaths

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:18am
CLEVELAND (AP) - The medical examiner in Ohio's largest county says 90 people died of heroin-related overdoses in the first half of the year, a slight decrease from the same time period a year ago. Dr. Thomas Gilson says he's encouraged the numbers in Cuyahoga County have dropped from 97 deaths during the first half of 2013 but remains concerned about the large number of young victims. Data released by Gilson Tuesday show women accounted for about one in every five heroin-related deaths this...
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$1 Billion Cracker Plant Could Be Coming to Monroe County

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:06am
The local economy in Monroe County has been faced with some very challenging times with the closing of some of the industrial hubs, such as Ormet, but all of this could change in the future.
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2 Marion teachers on leave following complaints

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:05am
Marion County school officials are investigating parents' complaints that their children were injured while participating in a class activity.
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Teen cleared in Ohio crash that killed friend

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:05am
A juvenile court magistrate has cleared a teenager in a 2012 northeast Ohio crash that left her passenger dead.
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Trial set for W.Va. man accused of killing wife

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:50am
A Randolph County man is scheduled to stand trial early next year on charges of killing his wife.
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Toledo zoo welcomes 100-year-old tortoise

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:13am
The newest resident of the Toledo Zoo is a 100-year-old dome-shelled Galapagos tortoise that weighs in at 440 pounds.
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