Tributes, activism, safety drills mark 1 year since Parkland

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some students around the country are marking the anniversary of the school massacre in Parkland, Florida, with moments of silence or somber vigils while others aim to find thread...

Ohio abortion 'heartbeat bill' returns to Legislature

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A measure to ban abortion once a fetal heartbeat is detected is again being proposed in the Republican-led Ohio Legislature. Similar measures approved by lawmak...

Family says woman's death led to accused Ohio doc's removal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio patient died minutes after she was given a "grossly excessive" dose of pain medication ordered by a doctor who was removed from patient care the following day and is now ...

Ohio State offers counseling to alumni alleging abuse by doc

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State is offering to help provide counseling services for the 150-plus alumni who say they experienced sexual misconduct by a university team doctor decades ago. ...

Doctor who ordered outsize pain meds kept working for weeks

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A doctor who ordered excessive and possibly fatal doses of pain medicine for dozens of hospital patients kept working for four weeks after concern was raised last fall, an Ohio h...

Hospital: 'Poor decisions' by staff giving outsize pain meds

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio doctor's orders for potentially fatal doses of pain medicine given to at least 27 hospital patients were carried out by employees who "made poor decisions" and ignored ex...

Patient's widow: Hospital safeguards 'failed tremendously'

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 44-year-old excavator was taken to the emergency room with shortness of breath. Breathing trouble also sent a 64-year-old woman to the same hospital. A third patient, a 79-ye...

Hospital: Doc gave near-death patients excessive pain meds

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An intensive care doctor ordered "significantly excessive and potentially fatal" doses of pain medicine for at least 27 near-death patients in the past few years after families a...

State Medical Board confirms complaint records on OSU doctor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Medical Board has acknowledged for the first time that it has confidential records about a complaint investigation involving Ohio State University team doctor who is ac...

29 men join lawsuit alleging sex abuse by Ohio State doctor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Twenty-nine more plaintiffs have joined one of the two lawsuits filed against Ohio State University by alumni who say they were victims of sexual misconduct by a team doctor duri...

Ohio State's bill for sex misconduct inquiry: $1.5M so far

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has been billed about $1.5 million and counting for the investigation into a team doctor accused of sexual misconduct against scores of athletes and other y...

Ex-employees: Doc in sex abuse inquiry aimed ads at students

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio State University team doctor accused of groping scores of young men decades ago also had an off-campus men's clinic that was marketed in the campus newspaper with a seri...

Ohio State trustees to be updated on doctor abuse inquiry

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University trustees are set to receive an update on the investigation into a former team doctor now accused of sexual misconduct against scores of male athletes and ot...

That scrutinized bit of Meyer's OSU contract may be new norm

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The investigation of how football coach Urban Meyer handled domestic violence accusations against an assistant has drawn attention to his contractual obligation to report violati...

10 more ex-students sue Ohio State over sex abuse by doctor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ten more former students have sued Ohio State University over alleged sexual misconduct by a now-dead team doctor, accusing school officials of facilitating abuse by ignoring com...