- Mostly clear
SANDUSKY, Ohio -- A northern Ohio man convicted of killing a woman and her two young children has been sentenced to death.
A county judge in Sandusky decided Thursday to accept a jury's recommendation of the death penalty for 42-year-old Curtis Clinton. The same jury had convicted Clinton of aggravated murder and rape.
Clinton had denied killing 23-year-old Heather Jackson, her 3-year-old daughter and 1-year-old son at a Sandusky home. A message seeking comment was left for Clinton's attorney.
The woman and children were killed in September 2012. Police officers said that they found the children's bodies behind boxes in a utility closet and that the woman's body was under a mattress.
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
State officials are ready to release Ohio's latest monthly employment data.
The state says a record number of Ohioans died from heroin-related overdoses in 2012 as it released the newest available figures for a…
The chief justice of the Ohio Supreme Court says divisions about the death penalty on a panel that spent more than two years studying capital…
A federal judge ordered Ohio to recognize the marriages of gay couples who wed in states that allow same-sex marriage.
A man is facing charges after deputies say he was flying a video camera-equipped drone that hindered the landing of a medical helicopter at…
Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has grown to more than 200 confirmed cases.
A veteran northeast Ohio appellate judge will sit in when the Ohio Supreme Court decides in a lawsuit against traffic camera enforcement.
A man accused of harassing a neighbor and her disabled children for the past 15 years sat at a street corner Sunday morning with a sign…
Police have found the body of a southwest Ohio woman who went missing last month and say they are investigating her death as a homicide.
A law proposed in the Ohio legislature could help you avoid speed traps and speeding tickets -- all with the flick of a switch.