News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. EDT

The U.S. college student who died in an Ohio hospital a year ago, days after his release from North Korea, still figures prominently in a shift in U.S.-North Korean relations. President Donald Trump says the death of Otto...

Thursday, June 8th 2017, 2:44 pm EDT

Guilty pleas in illegal shipping of hazardous waste

Leaders of companies in Ohio and Missouri have pleaded guilty to illegally shipping 9 million pounds of hazardous waste from Mississippi to Missouri.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 6:55 pm EDT

Biden to visit Ohio to raise money for governor candidate

Former Vice President Joe Biden will visit Ohio this month to raise money for Democratic gubernatorial nominee Richard Cordray.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 2:19 pm EDT

Prosecutor: DNA clears man imprisoned since '02 for rape

Prosecutors in Cleveland say newly tested DNA evidence appears to clear a man in prison since 2002 on rape and kidnapping charges.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 1:35 pm EDT

Ohio Boy Scouts leader gets 8 years for sexually abusing boy

A former Ohio Boy Scouts leader who pleaded guilty to grooming and sexually abusing a troop member has received eight years in prison.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 12:11 pm EDT

Ex-firefighter convicted of stealing union funds sentenced

The former treasurer of an Ohio firefighters union who was convicted of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars in union funds has been sentenced to two years in prison.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 10:23 am EDT

Ohio man convicted in 2017 slaying at Michigan motel

An Ohio man who was captured by police while aboard a bus in Indiana has been convicted of murder in the July 2017 stabbing death of a woman at a Michigan motel.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 7:35 am EDT

Naked man flees police, gets hit by a car

Police say a naked man led officers on a chase in Ohio and was struck by a car while trying to cross a highway.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 1:14 am EDT

Astronomy park named for John Glenn set to open on solstice

An astronomy park named for astronaut-hero John Glenn is about to open in his native Ohio.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 12:10 am EDT

FBI: Ex-sheriff extorted nearly $100K from dealers, others

The FBI says a former Ohio sheriff accused of taking nearly $100,000 in bribes from drug dealers and others while in office has been indicted on federal charges.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 12:10 am EDT

In death, young man is at forefront of US-North Korea drama

Otto Warmbier's (WARM'-bir) legacy is still being written, one year after his death.

Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 12:10 am EDT

Firefighters suspended for making porn at firehouse

Two firefighters in Ohio have been suspended for making pornographic videos at a firehouse.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 9:06 pm EDT

Man spared more jail time in 2016 FBI office gate crash

An Ohio man convicted of ramming a dump truck through the security gate of the FBI's Pittsburgh field office nearly two years ago has been spared additional jail time.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 6:42 pm EDT

GOP, Dem governors back benefits for pre-existing conditions

A bipartisan group of governors is speaking out against a Trump administration decision that could narrow access to health insurance benefits for those with pre-existing conditions.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 5:26 pm EDT

GOP, Dem governors back benefits for pre-existing conditions

A bipartisan group of governors is speaking out against a Trump administration decision that could narrow access to health insurance benefits for those with pre-existing conditions.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 4:18 pm EDT

School groups, police, clergy back Kasich gun reform bill

A coalition seeking to reduce gun violence across Ohio is urging lawmakers to act quickly to enact Republican Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-siks) proposed gun law changes.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 3:42 pm EDT

Ohio governor urges GOP to take advantage of his jobs record

Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) is urging fellow Republicans to use his administration's economic record to cheer people up and win votes this fall.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 3:34 pm EDT

Frisch's announces return of Coca-Cola to restaurants

A Cincinnati-based restaurant chain has announced the return of Coca-Cola products to its Big Boy restaurants.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 3:14 pm EDT

Trial set for baby sitter charged in 3-year-old girl's death

The trial of an Ohio baby sitter charged with murder in the death of a 3-year-old girl who was in her care has been set for this fall.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 11:57 am EDT

Overtime pay for prison nurses costs millions of tax dollars

Thousands of hours of overtime worked by Ohio prison nurses in recent years have cost taxpayers millions of dollars.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 8:45 am EDT