The U.S. Justice Department could bring a hate crime charge against the shooter in the killing of black Florida teenager Trayvon Martin if there is sufficient evidence the slaying was motivated by racial bias and not simply a fight that spiraled out of control, legal experts and former prosecutors say.
12:30 PM Mar 26, 2012
Kenzie Purtell wants to be a nurse. Lagging in math skills when she hits college would only slow her down.
12:29 PM Mar 26, 2012
Q: Why doesn't the Register allow comments on the "Foreclosure Stories." It is a news article, isn't it? - Marcus from Milan Road, Sandusky
12:26 PM Mar 26, 2012
Gasoline prices in Ohio have jumped about 12 cents since last week, with prices reaching as high as $4.16.
10:27 AM Mar 26, 2012
If they want it, they get a clean room, a smile and some friendly company. That's what patients at Firelands Regional Medical Center experience with Rose Sanders, a 17-year employee in the hospital's housekeeping department.
10:19 AM Mar 26, 2012
On Friday morning, as with most mornings, my hair was wild, my pants were already coffee-stained and I was scrambling to catch up.
10:18 AM Mar 26, 2012
Wearing hooded sweatshirts similar to the one that Trayvon Martin wore on the night he was killed, many preachers and worshippers echoed calls for justice Sunday in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in Florida last month.
6:00 AM Mar 26, 2012
The feast is on: "The Hunger Games" has taken in $68.25 million domestically in its first day, a record for a non-sequel.
3:00 PM Mar 25, 2012
A Maryland man is fighting for his life in a Toledo hospital after sustaining serious injuries in an ATV wreck Saturday evening on Sandusky County Road 175.
1:20 PM Mar 25, 2012
A masked man sprang over a backyard fence and robbed a woman Saturday evening on Monroe Street.
12:59 PM Mar 25, 2012
Alisha Carter-Camp had a new job, a wedding to plan and a 26th birthday to celebrate with a family cookout and toasts to the birthday girl in a yard full of children. By the end of the night, she was among eight dead, including six children, in one of this West Virginia city's deadliest house fires in decades.
12:53 PM Mar 25, 2012
A Fremont woman walked into the Bellevue police department early Friday morning and told officers she'd been raped.
12:36 PM Mar 25, 2012
The Erie County regional dispatch center has released an audio recording of the 911 call made by Jody Showalter on Sunday morning.
12:35 PM Mar 25, 2012