Columbus Has Large Stake In Potential Immigration Policy Changes

By | November 20, 2014

The head of the Ohio Hispanic Coalition says Columbus has a large stake in potential changes to immigration law. Joseph Mas says the city has a larger undocumented population than other Ohio cities.

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Columbus Official: Red Light Cameras Would End If Bill Passes

By | November 20, 2014

A Columbus Public Safety Department official said red light cameras will be gone if legislation is passed that requires a police officer be stationed at the cameras.


OSU President Drake Unaware Of Band Scandal Before His Hiring

By | November 20, 2014

Ohio State University president Michael Drake says he knew nothing about the band scandal brewing when he took over his university position.

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Ohio ‘Heartbeat’ Bill Re-Emerges, Gets Panel OK

By | November 20, 2014

A bill imposing some of the nation’s most stringent abortion restrictions has cleared an Ohio House committee after suddenly re-surfacing in the lame duck session.

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Heavy Snowfall Puts Ohio Harvests Behind Schedule

By | November 20, 2014

The first heavy snowfall in the state has put Ohio harvests behind schedule after an already difficult growing season due to last winter’s brutal cold.

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Ohio Lawmaker Indicted On Burglary, Theft Charges

By | November 20, 2014

A newly-elected state lawmaker has been indicted on charges alleging he took antiques and other items from an Ohio home.


Lawmakers Take Aim At Ohio’s High Infant Mortality Rate

By | November 20, 2014

Ohio ranks near the bottom among states with poor infant mortality rates. As Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports — lawmakers are working with each other — across the aisle — to try and stem the crisis.

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Red-Light Camera Officer Requirement Clears Senate

By | November 19, 2014

A police officer’s presence would be required for tickets to be issued from red-light cameras around Ohio under a bill that’s cleared the Ohio Senate.

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Ohio Vote on Hunting Gun Silencers Delayed A Week

By | November 19, 2014

An Ohio Senate committee has delayed a vote on whether to let hunters use silencers on their guns under some conditions.


COTA Board Votes To Keep Current Fares

By | November 19, 2014

The Central Ohio Transit Authority has decided to leave fares as they are at least for the time being.