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Ohio Governor To Attend Netanyahu Speech

By | March 2, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich plans to travel to Washington to attend Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to a joint meeting of Congress.

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High Court Weighs Limits On Child Abuse Evidence

By | March 2, 2015

The Supreme Court is considering limits on the type of evidence that can be used in child abuse cases, a move that could hamstring prosecutors in domestic violence trials.

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Sleet, Rain, Flooding, And Bitter Cold All Possible This Week

By | March 2, 2015

Forecasters say it will be a week of quickly-changing weather in Central Ohio.

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Previously: Statehouse Reporter Roundtable

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AEP Ruling Could Color Future Utility Proposals In Ohio

By | March 2, 2015

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio last week rejected a request from American Electric Power to have customers subsidize two coal plants. So what will it mean for future utility proposals in Ohio?

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AARP Helps Seniors Find Jobs

By | March 2, 2015

If you’re over 55 and having trouble finding a job, there is one place that can help. AARP’s Senior Employment Program served more than 16-thousand people last year.

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Ohio Holds 212th Birthday Celebration At Statehouse

By | February 28, 2015

Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.

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Ohio Maple Syrup Season Off To Slow Start Due To Cold Temps

By | February 28, 2015

Maple syrup producers in Ohio say bitterly cold temperatures have hindered the beginning of tree-tapping season.

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Columbus Razes 1,300 Housing Units With State Grant Funds

By | February 27, 2015

Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.

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About 61,000 Ohioans Poised To Lose Medicaid Health Benefits

By | February 27, 2015

Ohio’s Medicaid director says roughly 61,000 residents on the federal-state health program are poised to lose their coverage the end of this week.

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Workers, Businesses Ponder What An Increase In Overtime Would Mean

By | February 27, 2015

The Obama administration is expected soon to decide whether to increase the number of salaried workers eligible for overtime pay. The move could mean more money in workers’ pockets. But some policy experts say the change will have negative effects on businesses.