Up to 9 feared dead in US Plane crash: Report

As many as nine people were feared dead Tuesday after a small private jet crashed into an apartment building in the midwestern US city of Akron, local media reported, citing the plane's owner.

Two dead as business jet crashes into Ohio apartment building

A small business jet crashed into an apartment building, killing at least two people aboard, authorities have said.

US mom admits to killing three sons in past 13 months

A US mother in Ohio admitted killing her three young sons in separate incidents over the past 13 months because her husband paid more attention to the boys than a daughter, police said.

Fifteen US states try to block Obama clean power plan

 Fifteen US states have petitioned a federal court to block new rules by President Barack Obama`s administration to encourage clean power and cut harmful carbon emissions from power plants.

Drone drops drugs into jail yard in US, sparks fight among prisoners

Prison authorities in the US state of Ohio have seen drones hovering over jail yards before but the latest incident when it became a high-flying drug mule, wardens had to use pepper spray to tackle inmates who clashed for a packet dropped by the unmanned aerial vehicle.

Google marks 101st anniversary of first electric traffic signal with doodle
Google marks 101st anniversary of first electric traffic signal with doodle

As usual, Google on Wednesday marked the 101st anniversary of first electric traffic signal with an interesting doodle on its homepage.

Ohio theatre plays 'Insidious' instead of 'Inside Out'
Ohio theatre plays 'Insidious' instead of 'Inside Out'

A theatre in Ohio accidentally played supernatural film "Insidious: Chapter 3" instead of the animated Pixar movie, "Inside Out", much to the horror of kids and their parents.

Report released into fatal US police shooting of boy

Prosecutors released the results Saturday of a police investigation into the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old black boy in Cleveland, Ohio seen waving a toy gun in a park.

Indian-American offers Kuchipudi recital to raise funds

Indian-American teenager from the US state of Ohio will be giving a recital of an Indian classical dance to raise funds for research on the rare Sandhoff disease, media reported.

Josh Duggar cancels Ohio appearance amid child molestation scandal

 Josh Duggar has cancelled an upcoming appearance amid his child molestation scandal.

US white cop acquitted in killing of black couple

A police officer in Cleveland, Ohio, was acquitted by a judge for the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects, both black, after police chased the victims' car on November 2012.

Essential facts about Supreme Court gay marriage case

The Supreme Court on Tuesday is set to hears arguments over whether states may ban gay marriage.

Here is a look at the case, known as Obergefell v. Hodges.


Woman strip-searched at Detroit airport settles lawsuit

A woman who was strip-searched at a Detroit-area airport has reached a settlement in a lawsuit filed on her behalf.

Indian student dies in hiking accident in Arizona

A 22-year-old Indian student has died after falling more than 100 feet while hiking in a rocky area in the US state of Arizona.

FBI investigates pro-ISIS hacks: Report

The FBI is investigating a string of hacks that defaced US websites with imagery from the Islamic State jihadist group.

Obama administration backs gay marriages in Supreme Court

 The Obama administration called state bans on same-sex marriage "incompatible with the constitution", as a brief was filed in the US Supreme Court in support of couples challenging such bans in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee, a media report said on Saturday.

Ohio man accused of plotting Capitol attack says would have shot Obama

An Ohio man claiming sympathy with Islamic State militants and charged with plotting to attack the US Capitol said in a television interview that he would have shot President Barack Obama in the head.

Another winter storm to pummel eastern United States with snow and sleet

A fresh band of winter weather was pounding parts of the Tennessee and Ohio valleys with snow and rain on Saturday as it headed toward the US East Coast, threatening to bring more misery to storm-weary Boston.

US Supreme Court agrees to take up gay marriage issue

The US Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide whether same-sex couples across the United States should have the right to marry.

Bartender plotted to kill US House Speaker Boehner: Report

A bartender plotted to murder House Speaker John Boehner after hearing voices in his head telling him that the senior US lawmaker was "the devil," police documents obtained by an Ohio TV station have showed.