• Maryland toddler killed during Ohio visit laid to rest

    GERMANTOWN, Md. (AP) — A 14-month-old Maryland boy killed during a Christmastime trip to Ohio has been laid to rest. Cameron Beckford’s family says he was buried Thursday in a private ceremony in Germantown, Maryland.…

  • City of Oregon, Ohio wants name change ahead of Buckeye Championship

    WASHINGTON — For one day — January 12 —  this town wants to wash its hands of its name. City leaders in Oregon, Ohio plan to announce a one-day name change on Monday, according to…

  • Coroner rules Maryland toddler’s death homicide

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A coroner has ruled the death of a Maryland toddler who was brought to Ohio by his mother a homicide. Franklin County Coroner Dr. Anahi Ortiz (AN’-ih-hee ohr-TEEZ’) says preliminary results…

  • View from Venus: What is wrong with us?

    The rape of a 16-year-old girl at a party in
    Steubenville, Ohio horrified the nation and left
    people wondering \’why?\’ One ethicist says it\’s
    because the line is blurring between media and