The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released a proposal to strengthen regulation of ballast water discharged by commercial ships, a leading pathway for invasive species to reach U.S. waters.
5:30 PM Nov 30, 2011
Two farmers fed up with alleged bribery demands emptied three bags filled with slithering snakes in a busy tax office in northern India, an official said Wednesday.
3:02 PM Nov 30, 2011
(UPDATED WITH FULL STORY)Authorities say a poorly marked Canfield-Hartley garbage truck may be to blame for a crash that pinned a sanitation worker between two vehicles in Monday night's downpour.
1:01 PM Nov 30, 2011
A retired Ohio police officer has been charged with murder after a body was found at his home by police investigating an odor.
12:47 PM Nov 30, 2011
So all your neighbors have decorated for the holidays, but you're still struggling with a crucial decision: Real or fake?
11:35 AM Nov 30, 2011
Ohio's deer season has gotten off to a soggy start as rain contributed to lower opening-day numbers.
10:58 AM Nov 30, 2011
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for all area counties. The watch continues from Monday to late Tuesday night for Erie, Huron, Sandusky and Ottawa counties.
10:55 AM Nov 30, 2011
A report is criticizing Ohio's use of pepper spray to quell disturbances in state juvenile detention facilities.
10:50 AM Nov 30, 2011
A man accused of raping his children's baby sitter while his pregnant girlfriend was sleeping in the next room has been indicted on felony charges.
8:30 AM Nov 30, 2011
The credibility of key witnesses will be called into question during the trial of a Sandusky man accused of shooting another in the leg this summer.
5:00 AM Nov 30, 2011
Ohio's government watchdog has found wrongdoing in the way the development department handled federal grant money meant to help low-income people weatherize their homes.
4:51 PM Nov 29, 2011
(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) While its neighboring schools have struggled with dwindling enrollment, Put-in-Bay is holding steady, averaging about 76 students a year for the past decade.
4:21 PM Nov 29, 2011

By now, unless you're smarter than me and you've given up following politics, you've heard about Congress' latest dismal failure. The fabled "Supercommittee," which was supposed to figure out a way to deal with the nation's budget mess, finished work without getting anything done.

3:24 PM Nov 29, 2011
Do you know an local hero who deserves some recognition? The Firelands Chapter of the American Red Cross is seeking nominations for awards honoring people who made a difference in 2011.
2:00 PM Nov 29, 2011
Sandusky fire marshal Rudy Ruiz received two highly regarded fire distinctions Monday night at City Hall.
1:53 PM Nov 29, 2011