Top News & Analysis Ohio

  • Amber Vinson

    Ebola-infected nurse Amber Vinson did not show the typical symptoms of the virus when she traveled to Ohio last weekend.

  • Man blowing nose at work

    Companies are starting to ask what they can ask their employees about Ebola or if they can legally send them home.

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  • Aluminum production

    While manufacturing alone no longer dominates the state's economy, its fortunes still rise and fall with the health of the state's industries.

  • A slice of pepperoni pizza from a Pizza Hut restaurant is shown in Torrance, Calif.

    Pizza Hut is testing out a lighter pizza in two U.S. markets as it seeks to freshen up its menu and regain its footing against competitors.

  • A waitress prepares a patron's bill at the Bar Louie restaurant located in the River North neighborhood of Chicago.

    Behind the numbers is a disconcerting brew of statistics that shows the jobs market is far from full health.

  • A vacant home in Youngstown, Ohio. This steel mill town was once one of the busiest along the famous American Rust Belt.

    A new generation are struggling to build lives from the ashes of industrial America, decades after major factories have shut their doors.

  • Can LeBron James turn around a city once derided as "The Mistake by the Lake"? Hopes are high in Cleveland.

  • Buildings in the downtown skyline are reflected in the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland, Ohio, April 12, 2014.

    The GOP national convention to nominate a presidential candidate in 2016 will likely be held in Cleveland, the Republican National Committee said.

  • States are collaborating to create hubs of excellence in a myriad of industries—from food to water tech—to develop homegrown business.

  • These states have made the biggest gains since the Great Recession by reforming regulations and offering incentives to attract investment.

  • Downtown Detroit

    If you call one of these 10 states home, your home has plenty of room for improvement, from crime to health care and the environment.

  • The Buckeye State has shaken off some of its rust belt past, offering a strong infrastructure and lower than average costs.

  • Change-of-address.us website

    People who paid much more than they expected to change their mailing addresses have some money coming back.

  • Cincinnati's Renaissance plan

    Johnna Reeder, REDI Cincinnati president & CEO, and John Cranley, Mayor of Cincinnati (D), discuss Cincinnati's economic initiative to spur growth in the region.

  • A high pressure gas line crosses over a canal in an oil field over the Monterey Shale formation where gas and oil extraction using hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is on the verge of a boom on March 23, 2014 near Lost Hills, Calif.

    State regulators have linked earthquake activity in Ohio to fracking, confirming the suspicions of activists pushing for a ban.

  • Thieves have claimed billions of dollars in bogus tax refunds from the IRS by swiping the Social Security numbers and identities of ordinary people.

  • Ford's plan to boost jobs

    Joe Hinrichs, Ford Motor Company president of the Americas, discusses the automaker's plans to invest $500 million in a plant in Lima, Ohio which will create 300 jobs. At Ford we've been hiring over 10,000 workers in the last couple years and growing our investments here, says Hinrichs.

  • Hospitals and medical practices are preparing for confusion and hassles as new insurance plans under President Obama's healthcare law take effect.

  • Protesters at a rally against low wages for fast-food workers, in front of a McDonald's, Dec. 5, 2013, in Phoenix.

    As many as 11 other states and Washington, D.C., are expected to consider increases in 2014. USA Today reports.