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Social media is increasingly being exploited to contact, recruit and sell children for sex, according to a study by The University of Toledo Human Trafficking and Social Justice Institute.
If asked to put a meteorological spin on the state's opioid addiction crisis, a pair of Democrat senators might characterize the epidemic as a 100-year rain event or perhaps a flood of biblical proportions.
Cities challenged to address buildings, infrastructure and other capital needs
A father and son from Mahoning County were indicted on firearms charges after the son allegedly gave a firearm to his father, who was previously convicted of rape, kidnapping, attempted murder and other crimes, U.S. Attorney Justin E. Herdman said.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Mahoning County Sheriff Jerry Greene, and Mahoning County Prosecutor Paul Gains announced today that more than 100 charges - including human trafficking, child pornography, and sexual assault charges - have been filed in connection with an alleged sex trafficking ring in Mahoning County.
Since President Donald Trump was elected to the nation's highest office in 2016, protests by leftists groups have become commonplace, especially in the nation's capitol and many large cities.
Former Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Jason J. Delcol was sentenced in U.S. District Court recently to 24 months in prison for his role in a drug-trafficking ring.
With one in five children not knowing where their next meal is coming from, the Children's Hunger Alliance has been a recipient of the Walmart Foundation's grants as part of its commitment to provide 4 billion meals to those in need by 2020.
A Toledo man was indicted for attempting to coerce what he believed to be a 17-year-old to travel interstate to engage in sex.
Due to the warmer than normal temperatures, leaves are slowly starting their autumn color transformation, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). With cooler temperatures forecasted, those colors should soon appear statewide.
The Ohio Supreme Court recently indefinitely suspended a Cleveland attorney whose client secretly recorded a conversation of the attorney disparaging the opposing lawyer, revealing his attempts to be uncooperative in the case, and telling the client to lie in a deposition.
Every year, the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) chooses one student to receive its prestigious Student Voluntary Service Award. Of more than 6,000 applicants in supply chain and operations management nationwide, the 2018 recipient is Bowling Green State University’s Greg Wobser.
The Ohio Supreme Court recently disbarred a Warren attorney for this “third significant breach of misconduct,” including conduct that led to his client being sanctioned for filing a frivolous lawsuit.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine recently announced that he is awarding $111.8 million in grants to crime victim service providers across Ohio, including $29 million to help child victims.
Two people from Honduras were indicted for illegally reentering the United States.
Seniors Brad Boss and Michael Jacob have been named team captains for Toledo baseball, head coach Cory Mee recently announced.
A Chinese Ministry of State Security (MSS) operative, Yanjun Xu, aka Qu Hui, aka Zhang Hui, has been arrested and charged with conspiring and attempting to commit economic espionage and steal trade secrets from multiple U.S. aviation and aerospace companies. Xu was extradited to the United States recently.
A total of more than 14,000 ring-necked pheasants will be released at 24 Ohio public hunting areas this fall to provide additional hunting opportunities across the state, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR).
Ohio Department of Insurance Director Jillian Froment announced that the average rate changes in 2017 for the top 10 homeowners and private passenger auto insurance groups in Ohio increased 1.5 percent and 4.1 percent, respectively.
The Ohio Supreme Court declined recently a request by a death-row inmate for additional DNA testing, finding that he failed to show that testing the evidence would change the outcome of his case.