Crisis legislation to yank the nation past the threat of a historic financial default sped through the House Monday night, breaking weeks of deadlock. The rare moment of cooperation turned celebratory when Rep. Gabrielle Giffords strode in for the first time since she was shot in the head nearly seven months ago.
10:32 PM Aug 1, 2011
An Ohio woman accused of spraying sheriff's deputies with breast milk has been sentenced to two years of probation.
5:59 PM Aug 1, 2011
A reminder for voters in the Margaretta School District: There will be a special election on Tuesday to renew a 7.75 mill levy.
5:10 PM Aug 1, 2011
The House began debate Monday on the hard-bargained plan to avert a national financial default, even as the White House and congressional leaders struggled to round up enough votes to approve it.
4:25 PM Aug 1, 2011
A group that wants to legalize medical marijuana in Ohio has turned in hundreds of petition signatures in a first step toward putting the idea before voters in November 2012.
12:27 PM Aug 1, 2011
Huron residents can take great comfort in knowing that multiple cameras are watching them as they roam some parts of the city.
9:00 AM Aug 1, 2011
Still smeared with sunscreen that hadn't been rubbed in yet and with deflated beach balls in hand, a few hundred Cedar Point visitors lined up to enter the park after setting two world records Sunday morning.
8:00 AM Aug 1, 2011
The cost of the compromise needed to raise the federal debt ceiling likely will inflict more fiscal pain on states still struggling to recover from the recession and the end of federal stimulus spending.
6:00 AM Aug 1, 2011
Ohioans will have the choice in November to vote to opt out of the federal health care overhaul, following federal health care opponents successful bid for the ballot.
5:00 AM Aug 1, 2011
Erie County Health Department officials documented more than 1,100 health-code violations in local restaurants last year.
12:01 AM Aug 1, 2011
Erie County taxpayers will drop some big bucks to defend alleged cop-killer Kevin Randleman.
1:00 PM Jul 31, 2011
Heat radiated off the Lindsley Street pavement. Defiant of the heat, a group of teens began to dance -- unleashing a skillful mixture of footwork and hand movements set to an addictive beat.
11:00 AM Jul 31, 2011
Most folks were pleasantly surprised on July 21 when Jody Hatfield rescued two people from a vehicle submerged in Lake Erie.
6:00 AM Jul 31, 2011
The fight over the debt ceiling has turned into a dramatic leadership test for President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner, opponents in a divided government who've gone from negotiating in secret to facing off in public at a watershed moment for the country and their own political careers.
5:00 AM Jul 31, 2011
Strokes have spiked in the U.S. among pregnant women and new mothers, probably because more of them are obese and suffering from high blood pressure and heart disease, researchers report.
3:00 PM Jul 30, 2011