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Romney Says Obama Lawsuit Blocks Ohio Military Voters

Romney Says Obama Lawsuit Blocks Ohio Military Voters(WASHINGTON) -- A new flap in the ongoing battle on voting equality began this week when Mitt Romney accused President Obama’s re-election committee of suing to restrict military voting rights in Ohio. And while Romney did not address the issue c...

Obama: Romney Wants to Raise Middle Class Taxes to Help ‘People Like Him’

Obama: Romney Wants to Raise Middle Class Taxes to Help ‘People Like Him’JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages(AKRON, Ohio) -- President Obama today pounced on a new report that found Mitt Romney’s economic plan would raise taxes on the majority of Americans and give tax breaks to the super wealthy, telling supporters in the bat...

Obama: Romney Wants to Raise Middle Class Taxes to Help ‘People Like Him’

Obama: Romney Wants to Raise Middle Class Taxes to Help ‘People Like Him’JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages(AKRON, Ohio) -- President Obama today pounced on a new report that found Mitt Romney’s economic plan would raise taxes on the majority of Americans and give tax breaks to the super wealthy, telling supporters in the bat...

Obama Flying into Ohio Political Storm?

Obama Flying into Ohio Political Storm?MANDEL NGAN/AFP/GettyImages(MANSFIELD, Ohio) -- Air Force One will touch down in a swirl of defense controversy in Mansfield, Ohio, Wednesday as President Obama makes a third campaign trip in four weeks to the battleground state.“If President Oba...

Vice President Joe Biden Hits Mitt Romney, GOP on Outsourcing

Vice President Joe Biden Hits Mitt Romney, GOP on OutsourcingJoe Raedle/Getty Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Speaking to a union in Columbus, Ohio, Thursday, Vice President Joe Biden accused Mitt Romney and Republicans of fostering a business environment that promotes outsourcing. He accused Romney of making his busi...

4Chan Users Work to Expose Ohio Burger King Lettuce Incident

4Chan Users Work to Expose Ohio Burger King Lettuce Incident 4chan.org(MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio) -- “This is the lettuce you eat at Burger King,” read the caption of the photo an Ohio Burger King employee posted on the online image board 4chan on Monday.The photo showed someone in black pants and blac...

Obama Campaign Sues to Extend Ohio Early Voting

Obama Campaign Sues to Extend Ohio Early VotingiStockphoto/Thinkstock(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- President Obama’s re-election campaign has filed suit in federal court to block a Republican-sponsored Ohio law that mandates that early, in-person voting end a full three days before Election Day this fa...

Ohio High School Kingpin Arrested in Major Drug Bust

Ohio High School Kingpin Arrested in Major Drug BustWarren County Drug Task Force(LEBANON, Ohio) -- Ohio police have arrested an alleged drug kingpin, a 17-year-old accused of running a multimillion dollar ring that distributed high-grade marijuana through two school districts and netted $20,000 a month...

Who is Rob Portman? The ‘Anti-Palin’ of VP Picks, ‘Confident Enough to Be Humble’

Who is Rob Portman? The ‘Anti-Palin’ of VP Picks, ‘Confident Enough to Be Humble’ABC News Correspondent Ann Compton with Rob Portman on July 16 (ABC News)(CINCINNATI) -- Ask Rob Portman, the soft-spoken Republican senator from Ohio, about the significance of Mitt Romney’s looming running-mate decision, and he insists the pick...

Lynn Jackenheimer Search: Body Found in Hunt for Missing Ohio Mom

Lynn Jackenheimer Search: Body Found in Hunt for Missing Ohio MomComstock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Police in North Carolina searching for an Ohio mother whose ex-boyfriend allegedly confessed to his brother that he strangled her during a vacation trip have found a body. The body was found about 30 minutes from the va...

Train Derailment in Ohio Sparks Explosion, Prompts Evacuations

Train Derailment in Ohio Sparks Explosion, Prompts EvacuationsDigital Vision/Thinkstock(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- A train in Columbus, Ohio, derailed early Wednesday morning, sparking an explosion and the evacuation of about 100 people near the fire, ABC News affiliate WSYX-TV reports.At least two people have been injur...

Missing Ohio Mom Never Returned from Vacation

Missing Ohio Mom Never Returned from VacationJupiterimages/Thinkstock(NAGS HEAD, N.C.) -- Police in North Carolina are searching for the body of an Ohio mom after her ex-boyfriend confessed to his brother that he strangled her during a vacation trip. So far police have been unable to find any sig...

Ohio Restaurant Owner Dies Shortly After Serving Obama Eggs

Ohio Restaurant Owner Dies Shortly After Serving Obama EggsPresident Obama at Ann's Place in Akron, Ohio early Friday morning. JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages(AKRON, Ohio) -- Just an hour after hosting President Obama for breakfast, the owner of an Akron, Ohio, restaurant is dead.Reporters going to Ann’s Pla...

Obama Bus Rolls Across Ohio with Presidential Seal

Obama Bus Rolls Across Ohio with Presidential SealJIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- It’s been dubbed “Ground Force One” and now, it has the official insignia to match its partner in the air.The jet-black armored motor coach ferrying President Obama from Air Force One in Tole...

Obama Highlights Family Background on Campaign Trail in Ohio

Obama Highlights Family Background on Campaign Trail in OhioJIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(PARMA, Ohio) -- President Obama is highlighting his modest family background as he travels throughout Northern Ohio, sharing personal stories in an effort to better relate to the voters of this battleground state.The preside...

Ted Strickland Slams Romney’s Off-Shore Accounts

Ted Strickland Slams Romney’s Off-Shore AccountsJin Lee/Bloomberg via Getty Images(MAUMEE, Ohio) -- At the kick-off rally for President Obama’s first campaign bus tour of the election season, former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland, a co-chair of the Obama 2012 campaign, assailed presumptive GOP nomin...

Obama’s Bus Tour Hits Friendly Turf in Pennsylvania, Ohio

Obama’s Bus Tour Hits Friendly Turf in Pennsylvania, OhioJIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Unlike Mitt Romney’s recent bus tour, President Obama’s upcoming roadtrip might feel more like a homestand.On Tuesday, his campaign announced a two-day bus tour through Pennsylvania and Ohio, which...

Joe the Plumber: Obama ‘Should Be Embarrassed’ to Come to Ohio

Joe the Plumber: Obama ‘Should Be Embarrassed’ to Come to OhioChip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The last time Samuel Wurzelbacher, a plumber from Ohio, attended an Obama campaign rally four years ago, he earned the nickname “Joe the Plumber” and became an icon of Sen. John McCain’s 20...

Obama TV Ads in Ohio, Iowa, Virginia Label Romney ‘Outsourcer-in-Chief’

Obama TV Ads in Ohio, Iowa, Virginia Label Romney ‘Outsourcer-in-Chief’Joe Raedle/Getty Images(BOSTON) -- Continuing to capitalize on a Washington Post report on Mitt Romney’s ties to outsourcing, the Obama campaign is launching state-specific TV ads in Ohio, Iowa and Virginia on Tuesday that accuse the presumptive ...

Romney Tailors ‘First 100 Days’ Ads to Swing States

Romney Tailors ‘First 100 Days’ Ads to Swing StatesDarren McCollester/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Mitt Romney’s campaign released four ads Friday morning specifically tailored to the battleground states of Iowa, Ohio, North Carolina and Virginia.The 30-second ads, each titled, “100 Days&rdq...

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