Ohio

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine delivers a statement with Lt. Gov. Jon Husted, left, and First Lady Fran DeWine, right, following the Dayton Mass Shooting on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019 at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus, Ohio. Facing pressure to take action after the latest mass shooting in the U.S., DeWine urged the GOP-led state Legislature Tuesday to pass laws requiring background checks for nearly all gun sales and allowing courts to restrict firearms access for people perceived as threats. (Joshua A. Bickel /The Columbus Dispatch via AP)
August 06, 2019 - 7:13 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Prompted to act by the bloodshed in Dayton, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine proposed a package of measures Tuesday that he says will address mass shootings, declaring, "We can come together to do these things to save lives." Yet members of DeWine's own party have repeatedly blocked gun-...
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Shoes are piled outside the scene of a mass shooting including Ned Peppers bar, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio. Several people in Ohio have been killed in the second mass shooting in the U.S. in less than 24 hours, and the suspected shooter is also deceased, police said. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
August 06, 2019 - 6:34 pm
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A man who fatally gunned down nine people outside a Dayton, Ohio, bar had long wrestled with mental illness that manifested itself in a fascination with tragedy, uncontrollable urges to unleash violence and suicidal thoughts so deep he twice put a gun in his mouth, ready to pull...
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Gloria Garces kneels in front of crosses at a makeshift memorial near the scene of a mass shooting at a shopping complex Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. The border city jolted by a weekend massacre at a Walmart absorbed more grief Monday as the death toll climbed and prepared for a visit from President Donald Trump over anger from El Paso residents and local Democratic leaders who say he isn't welcome and should stay away. (AP Photo/John Locher)
August 06, 2019 - 6:26 pm
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Republican governor bucked his party to call for expanded gun laws Tuesday and some Democrats in Texas told President Donald Trump to stay away as both states reeled from a pair of shootings that killed 31 people. A racist screed remained the focus of police investigating...
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In this Sept. 6, 2016, photo, students at William Hackett Middle School pass through metal detectors on the first day of school in Albany, N.Y. Schools around the country have been setting up teams to assess threats posed by students who display signs of violence like the former student who compiled a “hit list” years ago in high school and went on to kill nine people in a weekend shooting in Dayton, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
August 06, 2019 - 4:10 pm
There were so many questions after 17-year-old Ely Serna brought a shotgun to his Ohio school and opened fire in 2017, wounding two. Along with the whys, West Liberty-Salem High School assistant principal Andy McGill recalled thinking, "Is there something I missed?" "I never would have thought in a...
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August 04, 2019 - 10:13 am
DAYTON, Ohio (1010 WINS/AP) — The gunman who opened fire in a popular nightlife area of Dayton, Ohio, early Sunday morning, killing nine and injuring at least 27 -- the second U.S. mass shooting in less than 24 hours -- has been identified: Connor Stephen Betts, 24, of Bellbrook, Ohio. Law...
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Heavenly Sloan
Heavenly Sloan (Handout photos)
July 12, 2019 - 8:10 pm
Heavenly Sloan, who has been missing since July 6, has been found in Florida
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Heavenly Sloan
Heavenly Sloan (Handout photos)
July 11, 2019 - 5:01 pm
A cash reward of up to $1,000 is available for the tipster whose information leads to her location.
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Mount Carmel West Hospital
FILE - This Jan. 15, 2019 file photo shows the main entrance to Mount Carmel West Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. . (AP Photo/Andrew Welsh Huggins, File)
June 05, 2019 - 3:55 pm
A lawyer has said he did not intend to kill anyone.
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Lordstown plant
In this March 6, 2019, file photo, a "Save Me" sign rests against the General Motors Lordstown Complex sign in Lordstown, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
May 08, 2019 - 12:59 pm
The potential sale, first announced on Twitter by President Donald Trump, could preserve some jobs at the sprawling plant 60 miles east of Cleveland.
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iguana thrown in restaurant
This photo provided by Painesville police shows an officer holding an iguana at the police station on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 in Painesville, Ohio. (Painesville Police Department via AP)
April 17, 2019 - 9:46 am
The 49-year-old was charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and animal cruelty.
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