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Ohio Representative Pleads Guilty To Misdemeanor

By | October 31, 2014

A Democratic state representative has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges related to Ohio State football tickets she purchased with campaign funds.

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Groups Seek To Challenge Latest Ohio Ballot Rules

By | October 31, 2014

The Ohio Democratic Party and advocates for the homeless are claiming that restrictions imposed by two state laws governing absentee and provisional ballots intentionally disenfranchise minority voters.


Gas Well Blowout Worries Eastern Ohio Residents

By | October 31, 2014

The quick response of a Texas firm stopped a dangerous leak at a natural gas well in eastern Ohio Wednesday morning

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Opponents Say Columbus Charter Change Could Stifle Democracy

By | October 31, 2014

Columbus voters next week will decide whether to make changes to the city’s governing document. Nineteen city charter amendment proposals are bunched into three ballot issues. The most controversial issue would change the process of getting initiatives petitions on the ballot.

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OK, Why Does Central Ohio Avoid Trick-Or-Treating on Halloween?

By | October 30, 2014

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission set the calendar for Trick or Treat until 2019.


Ohioan Detained In North Korea Gets Job Back

By | October 30, 2014

An Ohio city has agreed to rehire an American arrested and detained in North Korea for nearly six months while criticizing his decision to travel there.

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Report: More Than 1 in 6 Ohioans Seek Food Help

By | October 30, 2014

A new report on hunger finds that more than one in six Ohioans is struggling to get food on the table.


1 Year Term For Ex-Ohio Doctor Who Pushed Pills

By | October 30, 2014

A former Ohio doctor has been sentenced to a year in prison for distributing pain medication without a legitimate medical purpose.

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Judge Grants Jailed Ohio Lawmaker Early Release

By | October 30, 2014

A judge has granted early release from prison to former Ohio lawmaker Carlton Weddington, who was convicted of accepting trips, gifts and campaign cash in exchange for promising to introduce legislation.

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Former Michigan Player Pleads Guilty In Case Involving OSU Fan

By | October 30, 2014

Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors to resolve an assault case involving an Ohio State fan.