A bill passed in the Ohio House would allow bars and restaurants in Ohio's larger cities to designate outdoor areas where people would be allowed to drink alcohol.
An Ohio legislative panel reviewing the governor's $72.3 billion state budget proposal expects to get some ideas on how to change it Friday.
The Toledo Zoo is ready to show off its updated aquarium after a multiyear $25 million renovation.
The state plans to deny a permit for a northeast Ohio couple who want to keep their toothless, 41-year-old black bear and have taken the matter to court.
A judge in northeast Ohio has ruled that a 52-year-old man acted in self-defense when he fatally shot his neighbor during a fight about leaves and debris in the front yard.
Dozens of faculty members at Ohio University have come out against a proposal to spend $1.2 million for an off-campus house for the university president whose on-campus residence has been infested by bats.
Recapturing the U.S. Senate will be the unofficial theme as Ohio Democrats gather for their party's annual legacy dinner.
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says 13 men and women have been charged with distributing heroin from New York City into the Hudson Valley, Long Island and Pennsylvania.
More than $5.6 million in federal funding is headed to 42 alternative transportation projects in West Virginia.
A 60-year-old McDowell County woman has been sentenced to federal prison for filing fraudulent water quality reports.
By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press Geraldine Kerkowski knows the northeastern Pennsylvania man convicted of strangling her son probably won't care when she tells him exactly what she thinks of him.
An Amber Alert has been sent out by the West Virginia State Police regarding an abducted child in Charleston of Kanawha County, WV.
As many of you know, I grew up nearby in Pittsburgh, and moved to West Virginia nearly nine years ago. This has been my home ever since. I am proud to say I root for the Mountaineers, a fan base I've never seen anything quite like.
In just the next few hours TJ's Sports Garden will be packed with dozens of WVU fans.
The second body discovered along the Ohio Riverlocated by the Market Street Bridge in Steubenville, OH was also identified Thursday.
About fifteen million U.S. residents are victims of identity theft each year with loses totaling upwards of $50 billion.
Authorities said Rocco Zuccaro may never have been caught Wednesday night if he didn't leave without paying for merchandise.
Wheeling Police confirmed Thursday that the identity of theman whose body was pulled from the Ohio River near a boat dock off Wheeling Island was 22-year-old Paul Kochu.
Jefferson County Commissioners honored a clerk who worked at the courthouse for over 40 years on Thursday.
A game that starts at 10 p.m. presents some unique challenges, snack-wise.