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5 charged in Ohio in crop insurance fraud case

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 10:06am
A federal grand jury has indicted five southeastern Ohio men on charges including theft of public money in a scheme to defraud a federal crop assistance program.
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Wheeling Bridges Named After Fallen Soldiers

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 9:55am
A huge crowd turned out in Wheeling over the weekend to honor two local fallen soldiers.
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Volunteers hand out fliers of missing Ohio student

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 9:54am
A spokeswoman for the family of a missing Cincinnati college student says volunteer search efforts are being placed on hold for now.
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Ohio naturalists to band falcons at university

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 9:09am
State wildlife naturalists are planning to band falcon chicks at the University of Toledo this week.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:57am
A U.S. Supreme Court decision has prompted dozens of appeals in criminal cases across Pennsylvania and left judges scratching their heads on how to proceed in applying the law on mandatory minimum sentences. The court...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:57am
A U.S. Supreme Court decision has prompted dozens of appeals in criminal cases across Pennsylvania and left judges scratching their heads on how to proceed in applying the law on mandatory minimum sentences. The court...
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Ohio programs win funds to help drug-addicted moms

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:41am
Four programs in Ohio are receiving grant money to help pregnant women who are addicted to heroin or other opiates as the state looks to combat drug abuse.
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WVU Professors to Study Impacts of Shale Gas

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:33am
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Professors at West Virginia University are exploring a wide range of issues related to shale gas. The Morgantown school says six professors each won a $10,000 research grant from WVU's National Research Center for Coal and Energy as part of the newly launched WVU Shale Gas Network. The professors will study issues such as the potential impacts on heart health, water resources and policy development across the globe. Other research projects include improving the safet...
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Report: 450 Adults, Kids Listed as Missing in Ohio

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:32am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A new report from the state says 18,000 children were reported missing in Ohio last year. The report says all but a handful were found safely and those who remain missing are suspected runaways. The 2013 Ohio Missing Children Clearinghouse Report from the state attorney general's office says 450 adults and children are listed as missing. The report also says that there were 51 attempted child abductions last year. It also finds that 17,000 of the children reported missi...
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Woman Killed When Car Goes Over Cliff in Ohio

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:27am
CLEVELAND (AP) - Authorities in Cleveland say a woman has been killed after her car went over a cliff at a park. A fire official says the accident happened Sunday afternoon at Edgewater Park near downtown Cleveland. Rescue crews were able to get the woman's daughter out of the car. She's being treated at a hospital. An assistant fire chief says it's not clear who was driving when the car went over the cliff and landed on rocks below. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. ...
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Teen Dead After Striking Two Trees With ATV in Western Pa.

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:25am
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Authorities say a Wayne Township teenager has died after the ATV he was riding on ran off the road and struck two trees in western Pennsylvania. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that 17-year-old Samuel Thomas Young was declared dead at the scene of the crash Sunday afternoon by Greene County Deputy Coroner William Lewis Jr. State police say the teen was unlawfully operating the ATV on the roadway when he ran off and hit two trees around 2 p.m. Copyright 2014 The Associ...
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Ohio Gov. Kasich Orders Flags Lowered for Holiday

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:20am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Flags at public buildings and grounds throughout Ohio are flying at half-staff to honor those who have died serving the country. Gov. John Kasich issued a resolution ordering the flags lowered from sunrise until noon Monday in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. The resolution encourages all Ohioans to reflect on the significance of the day by remembering the sacrifices of the men and women who have served the nation. It also urges Ohioans to show gratitude to all t...
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More Than 200 Riders in Wheeling for Annual Heritage Bike Tour

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:17am
More than 200 participants packed downtown Wheeling. Some for the challenge and competition, and others for a fun family ride. The 8th Annual Wheeling Heritage Trail Bicycle Tour was held today at Heritage Port. More than 200 cyclists participated in 10-mile, 35-mile, and 100-K or 62-mile rides today, to benefit the Ohio Valley Trail Partners, who work to maintain the Heritage Trail and support trail development in Brooke and Belmont Counties. President of the Ohio Valley Trail Partners, says...
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Man Killed in Weekend Motorcycle Crash

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:13am
One man is dead after a motorcycle crash Saturday.
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Cameron Pool Reopens After Being Closed for Eight Years

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:10am
The Cameron Pool is open again, just in time for Memorial Day, after being closed for eight years. Locals gathered at the pool Sunday afternoon to celebrate its 75th birthday.
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UPDATE: Confidential Tip Leads to Capture of Belmont County Fugitive

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:07am
An escaped inmate was back behind bars in Belmont County on Monday thanks to a tip from a confidential source.
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UPDATE: Confidential Tip Leads to Capture of Belmont County Fugitive

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:07am
An escaped inmate was back behind bars in Belmont County on Monday thanks to a tip from a confidential source.
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2 dead, 1 injured in northwest Ohio house fire

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 8:05am
Officials say two people have died and another person was injured in a house fire in Fostoria.
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Report: 450 adults, kids listed as missing in Ohio

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 7:37am
A new report from the state says 18,000 children were reported missing in Ohio last year.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Mon, 05/26/2014 - 6:13am
Flags at public buildings and grounds throughout Ohio are flying at half-staff to honor those who have died serving the country. Governor John Kasich issued a resolution ordering the flags lowered until noon today in...
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