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It's a slow commute around Central Ohio, especially in areas south of Columbus.

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Police say a 15-year-old girl was in critical condition after being shot in the head while she and four other children were alone in a home in southwestern Ohio.


A man who authorities say participated in the kidnapping and slaying of an elderly northeast Ohio couple has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.


As I write this, I am listening to a great recording of Don Giovanni which starred Samuel Ramey and cast with the Berlin Philharmonic. Ramey's voice is dark and heavy, making him perfect in the role of Mozart's lothario.

For parents who want to introduce their children to the joys of such music, it can be tough. Short attention spans can derail the best-laid plans.


The head of Ohio's prisons says the state is close to needing a new prison, but that he won't ask for the estimated $1 billion to build it.


Ohio's prisons department has reinstated a parole officer after determining he didn't violate policies or procedures while supervising a former inmate now accused of killing a policeman.

The latest dip in gas prices means Ohioans are paying about 40 cents less per gallon than just a month ago.


Authorities say a man shot a Kenton police officer before he was found dead in his car from a gunshot wound.

Peyton Manning is once more on top of the world. The Denver Broncos quarterback — a future Hall of Famer in what may be his final season — is once more a Super Bowl champion. The Broncos have beaten the Carolina Panthers, 24-10.

The game fell well short of a quarterback duel, though. Again, it was the Denver defense that led the way, harassing Cam Newton, forcing turnover after turnover and even tacking on a score of their own.

SEBRING, Ohio (AP) - Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village.


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