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A top House Republican announced he will leave Congress before the end of his term.

AP Photo/John Minchillo A Republican House member from Ohio is resigning and will leave Congress by January 31, 2018. Rep. Pat Tiberi has been a member of the House of Representatives since 2001. The New York Times notes Tiberi is an "influential member" of the House Ways and Means Committee. Rep. Pat Tiberi, a Republican ...

- Business Insider - US

Engulfed in Opioid Deaths, Ohio Turns to Science.

State attempts to accelerate high-tech solutions after treatment and law enforcement fail to stem overdose fatalities --

- Scientific American - US

Giant Star Wars Halloween display in Ohio.

A two-story, "Star Wars"-inspired Halloween yard display is surprising people in Ohio. Nick Meyer has built a replica four-legged All Terrain Armored Transport, or AT-AT walker, nearly as tall as his home in Parma.         

- USA TODAY - US

Delta State University Celebrates LGBTQ History Month.

Delta State University recently hosted its first ever LGBTQ History Month celebration at its Cleveland,Mississippi, campus. Titled “Okra OUT Front,” a reference to their mascot, the Fighting Okra, this celebration included music and various speakers in a festive outdoor event held in frontofthe ...

- Human Rights Campaign - US

Ohio seeks technology ideas to solve national opioid crisis.

DUBLIN, Ohio — Ohio launched an $8 million effort Wednesday to attract ideas for using technology to solve the national opioid addiction crisis that has touched scores of families, including that of Columbus mother Jacqueline Lewis, who said solutions can't come too soon. During a news conference announcing the Ohio ...

- SFGate - US

Giant Star Wars Halloween Display In Ohio.

A two-story, "Star Wars"-inspired Halloween yard display is surprising people in Ohio. Nick Meyer has built a replica four-legged All Terrain Armored Transport, or AT-AT walker, nearly as tall as his home in Parma.         

- USA TODAY - US

Signaling Frustration, Senior House Republican Plans to Quit Early.

Amid disarray in Washington, Representative Pat Tiberi of Ohio, a senior lawmaker close to party leaders, is expected to quit midway through his term.

- New York Times - US

Ohio launches technology challenge aimed at opioid crisis.

- Townhall.com - US

Man charged in half sister's death faces new drug count.

A 19-year-old Ohio man who prosecutors say caused the death of his 14-year-old half sister is facing a new charge on top of his murder indictment.

- FOX News - US

Gordon Hayward, nabalian ng paa sa unang lipad sa bagong NBA season.

Trahedya ang bumungad sa pagbubukas ng bagong NBA season nang mabalian ng paa si Gordon Hayward ng Boston Celtics nang magsalpukan sila sa ere ni Lebron James ng Cleveland Cavaliers.

- GMA News - PH

Ohio senator who resigned is sorry for inappropriate conduct.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A state senator who resigned abruptly this week apologized Wednesday for inappropriate conversations and physical contact with a state worker.

- Billings Gazette - US

Man charged in half sister's death faces new drug count

DAYTON, Ohio — A 19-year-old Ohio man who prosecutors say caused the death of his 14-year-old half sister is facing a new charge on top of his murder indictment.

- Billings Gazette - US

A Ohio man's gigantic 'Star Wars' Halloween decoration is worthy of a movie set

Disney/Lucasfilm Ohio resident Nick Meyer is decorating his yard for Halloween with "Star Wars" creations. One giant part of the decor is an AT-AT tank, as seen in "Empire Strikes Back." People from the neighborhood shared photos of the house-sized AT-AT on Twitter. Scroll down for photos. With "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" ...

- Business Insider - US

LeBron James & Teammates Lock Arms During National Anthem Before NBA Opener On TNT

The NBA regular season opened on TNT tonight, and LeBron James and his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates locked arms during the national anthem. No one on the visiting Boston Celtics appeared to take part as a retired Navy man belted out the song. James and some teammates had their heads bowed as the camera showed them near ...

- Deadline.com - US

Man admits fatally shooting daughter over lack of 'respect'

An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting his daughter while she slept, saying he believed she disrespected his rules by coming home late and not cleaning her room.

- Hawaii News Now - US

Officer seen punching man on video fired for rule violations

Authorities say a white police officer who punched a black man more than a dozen times in a traffic stop outside Cleveland has been fired for use of excessive force, insubordination, unbecoming conduct and other rule violations

- ABC News - US

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving hugged it out after the intense Cavs-Celtics duel to open the season

TNT/NBA The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 102-99 on Tuesday in the NBA season-opener, although the game was overshadowed by Gordon Hayward's devastating ankle injury. After the game, however, Kyrie Irving and LeBron James at least gave us something to smile about. After Irving missed the game-tying ...

- Business Insider - US

LeBron James' 'equality' shoes are the NBA's best peaceful protest

The NBA opening basketball game between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday evening had many intrigued about how the league would handle the ongoing protests from the NFL over police brutality and racial injustice. Just before tip-off, we saw how the two teams handled the national anthem and other peaceful ...

- Mashable! - US

The Cavaliers' bench reacted in horror when they saw Gordon Hayward's awful injury

Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome broken leg just minutes into his first game with the Boston Celtics. The injury could be heard over the television broadcast and once everybody in the arena realized what happened, a hush came over the crowd, followed the faint sounds of people whispering in shock. Even without seeing the ...

- Business Insider - US

NBA stars offered prayers and support after Gordon Hayward's horrific injury

Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Coming into Tuesday night, basketball fans across the country were filled with excitement, waiting to get their first look at the newly revamped Celtics team take on LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Unfortunately, after tipoff, that excitement quickly turned to dread as Gordon Hayward ...

- Business Insider - US

LeBron hopes to play long enough to foul his son

NEW YORK, Oct 18 — LeBron James isn't sure how long he will play as his 15th NBA season begins, but the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar would love to stay long enough to foul his now-teenaged son. The 32-year-old forward's quest for his...

- The Malay Mail - MY

TNT had a funny snafu when Kyrie Irving scored the first basket of the NBA season

TNT The NBA season tipped off on Tuesday night with the highly anticipated matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics. Not only is the game a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals and a matchup between the two favorites again this season, it also marked the return of Kyrie Irving to Cleveland for the ...

- Business Insider - US

Cincinnati man terrorized and then murdered black man for dating his ex-girlfriend: testimony

Jurors in an Ohio murder trial heard testimony about the posting of a “half naked” photo on social media during the escalation to a fatal shooting that has galvanized the Black Lives Matter movement in Cincinnati. Jason Yanzell testified in Earl Jones' murder trial on Monday, the C...

- The Raw Story - US

UNAMID hands over three more team sites in Darfur

October 17, 2017 - The hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur has handed over three team sites in South and West Darfur states to the Sudanese government. In a brief statement seen by Sudan Tribune on Tuesday, the Mission said it handed over its “Forobaranga team site, in West Darfur, to the Government of Sudan”. ...

- SudanTribune.com - FR

Joe Biden tells ex-Obama employees who still work for Trump to 'please stay'

Charles Mostoller/ReutersFormer Vice President Joe Biden told an audience Tuesday that whenever he gets a call from a former employee of President Barack Obama's administration who works in the Trump administration, he tells them to "please stay." Biden made the remark while at an event with Ohio Gov. John Kasich at the ...

- Business Insider - US

12 games on the NBA schedule this season that are must-see for all fans

Mike Stobe/GettyThe 2017-18 NBA season begins on Tuesday, and there are plenty of games to look forward to. The 2016-17 playoffs were marked by the dominance of the Golden State Warriors in the West and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the East, but things may be different this season. A strange offseason for Cleveland could lead ...

- Business Insider - US

This is the massive US nuclear submarine that just arrived off the Korean Peninsula

Petty Officer 2nd Class Jermaine Ralliford The USS Michigan, a nuclear submarine known for carrying special-ops teams, arrived in the South Korean city of Busan for what the Navy called a routine port visit last Friday, as tensions between the US and North Korea remain high. The Michigan is an Ohio-class guided-missile ...

- Business Insider - US

Reward offered for fugitive who 'raped and murdered his girlfriend's 13-month-old daughter'

A reward is being offered to find the whereabouts of Joshua Dale Gurto is wanted following the death of 13-month-old Sereniti Blankenship-Sutley in Conneaut, Ohio.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade had a funny, synchronized reaction to how Kyrie Irving will be received upon returning to Cleveland

ESPN/YouTube LeBron James and Dwyane Wade know something about hostile greetings, and they aren't worried about Kyrie Irving. On Tuesday, Irving will return to Cleveland as a member of the Boston Celtics for the tip-off of the NBA season. It will, of course, be his first game back in Cleveland since requesting a trade from ...

- Business Insider - US

White House: Americans are 'going to be begging for four more years of President Trump'

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders predicted Tuesday that President Donald Trump will be so successful in the remainder of his term that Americans are going to be begging for four more years of President Trump.'In an interview Tuesday morning, conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt suggested that Trump needs to ...

- POLITICO - US

Cleveland police union backs GOP's Mandel in US Senate race

CLEVELAND — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Josh Mandel has won the backing of the Cleveland police union a year after the organization drew criticism for its support of Donald Trump.

- Billings Gazette - US

Man vows he's penniless in court; deputies find $4K on him

COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio defendant who vowed he was penniless and couldn't pay a fine now faces a big one after deputies escorting him from court found he had over $4,000 in his clothes.

- Billings Gazette - US

What North Korea learned from the Kosovo War

Pyongyang views NATO's willingness to use force in Kosovo just four years after Washington signed the Dayton Agreement with Milosevic in 1995 as proof that ...

- The Japan Times - JP

The U.S. Navy Just Parked a Guided-Missile Submarine Right Near North Korea

Dave Majumdar Security, Asia And it could do some real damage if it has to.  As tensions with North Korea continue to rise, the United States continues to bring more long-range precision striking power into the region. On October 13, USS Michigan —an Ohio-class guided-missile submarine—pulled into a South Korean naval ...

- The National Interest - US

Trevor Noah Probes Chicago Murder Rate To Kick Off 'The Daily Show' Windy City Week

Trevor Noah is in Chicago this week, for The Daily Show Undesked Chicago 2017: Let's Do This Before It Gets Too Damn Cold. For opening night, he took the obvious route, breaking down the town's reputation as the most dangerous city in America. The South African comic told his very receptive Athenaeum Theatre audience that ...

- Deadline.com - US

FirstEnergy Bailout Decision Appealed to Ohio Supreme Court

EarthjusticeToday, environmental groups are appealing the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio's approval of a financial bailout for FirstEnergy Corp. and its shareholders to the Ohio Supreme Court. Sierra Club, represented by Earthjustice, vowed to appeal the Commission's August decision granting $204 million annual ...

- Common Dreams - US

Pilot Flying J agreed to pay legal costs of former staffers

The truck stop chain controlled by the family of Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has publicly distanced itself from former employees charged with defrauding customers. … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Ohio man charged in 4 slayings still held without bond

A man charged in the slayings of three adults and a young boy in southern Ohio continues to be held without bond. The Ironton Tribune reports 23-year-old Arron Lawson waived … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Ex-deputy pleads guilty in his neighbor's shooting death

WAVERLY, Ohio — A former deputy sheriff who was acquitted in the fatal shooting of an unarmed man after a car chase pleaded guilty on Monday to reckless homicide in the fatal shooting of a neighbor he said had asked him for a lesson on how to disarm someone.

- Yahoo! News - US

The U.S. Navy Just Parked a Guided-Missile Submarine Right Near North Korea

As tensions with North Korea continue to rise, the United States continues to bring more long-range precision striking power into the region. On October 13, USS Michigan —an Ohio-class guided-missile submarine—pulled into a South Korean naval base in the port city of Busan. While the U.S. Pacific Command states that ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Ohio man charged in 4 slayings still held without bond

IRONTON, Ohio — A man charged in the slayings of three adults and a young boy in southern Ohio continues to be held without bond.

- Billings Gazette - US

Ohio man with 'I'm a pornstar' tattooed to forehead charged with sexual assault

An Ohio man with an unusual tattoo on his forehead has been charged for his involvement in a sex crime two years ago.

- FOX News - US

Mother who taped toddler to wall reportedly pleads guilty to charges

A mother in Ohio, who was arrested after she taped her 2-year-old son to the wall so she could clean, reportedly pleaded guilty to attempted child endangering on Monday.

- FOX News - US

Ohio man charged in 4 slayings still held without bond

A man charged in the slayings of three adults and a young boy in southern Ohio continues to be held without bond.

- FOX News - US

Somalia bomb survivor: 'I have never seen anything like this in my life'

Two Americans were identified among the dead, including Mohamoud Elmi, who returned from Ohio to help rebuild his country after a long civil war.         

- USA TODAY - US

Ex-deputy pleads guilty in his neighbor's shooting death

A former Ohio deputy sheriff who was acquitted in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect has pleaded guilty to reckless homicide in a neighbor's fatal shooting.

- FOX News - US

LeBron James says he doesn't turn on data roaming or pay for apps or music services because he's 'the cheapest guy in the NBA'

Rachel Nichols/TwitterLeBron James has made an estimated $200 million in the NBA, with even higher earnings off the floor, but that doesn't mean he spends his money frivolously. In an interview with ESPN's Rachel Nichols, alongside newly acquired Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dwyane Wade, James revealed that there are ...

- Business Insider - US

Five Eastern Conference teams to watch

But one thing hasn't changed in Cleveland, where "King" James still reigns.

- Daily Nation - KE

UAW backs Sen. Brown after some unions left Dems in 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown has landed the endorsement of the United Auto Workers a year after Ohio Democrats saw a series of labor unions abandon their Senate candidate for his Republican opponent.

- Billings Gazette - US

Three ways Hispanic media has changed in the Trump era

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters President Donald Trump’s rise in politics has posed new challenges for journalists covering the White House, but for Spanish-language outlets, it has created unique obstacles. As Hispanic Heritage Month comes to a close, here’s a look back at some ways Hispanic media is changing in the ...

- Media Matters for America - US

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