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Ohio’s Lethal Injection Expert Ends Role

By | August 20, 2014

A leading expert witness for states defending their lethal injection methods has ended his role, creating another potential hurdle for Ohio and other states scrambling to find workable execution systems.

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Gov. Kasich Mum On Democratic Challenger’s Campaign

By | August 20, 2014

Ohio governor John Kasich is staying mum on his Democratic challenger’s recent campaign problems.

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Fuel-Tainted Portion Of Ohio River Reopens For Pumping, Cargo

By | August 20, 2014

Ohio and Kentucky water districts have resumed taking water from the Ohio River after a fuel oil spill led them to stop pumping river water.

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Health Officials: 2 Ohioans Have West Nile Virus

By | August 20, 2014

Ohio health officials have confirmed that two women have been hospitalized with the West Nile virus in state’s first human cases.

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OSU Confirms Braxton Miller Is Out For Season

By | August 19, 2014

Ohio State says quarterback and two-time Big Ten Player of the Year Braxton Miller will miss the 2014 season after reinjuring his throwing shoulder.

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Democratic Candidate For Ohio AG Repeatedly Ticketed

By | August 19, 2014

Democratic attorney general candidate David Pepper has paid nearly $10,000 in parking fines over the past 14 years after being ticketed more than 180 times.

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Dozens Seek Release Of Video In Wal-Mart Shooting

By | August 19, 2014

A crowd of about 100 people gathered at the Ohio Attorney General’s office to call for the release of store security video in the fatal police shooting of a man at a Dayton-area Wal-Mart.

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Two Top Aides Leave Fitzgerald Campaign, More Changes Possible

By | August 19, 2014

After weeks of bad headlines, low poll numbers and disappointing fundraising, there’s a major shakeup rattling the campaign of the Democratic candidate for governor.

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How Far Will $150 Million Go To Fight Toxic Algae

By | August 18, 2014

Water treatment operations along Lake Erie and beyond welcome word the state is setting aside $150 million for upgrades to help them battle an escalating problem with algae blooms. But $150 million may fall far short of what’s needed to keep the liver toxins spawned by the algae blooms out of drinking water.

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Ohio Examining Regulations For Rideshare Companies

By | August 18, 2014

Ohio is considering regulating two of the nation’s biggest ride-sharing companies as they start to do business in Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati.