Ohio State has announced the firing of OSU Marching Band director Jon Waters.

Ohio State Fires TBDBITL Director Over ‘Sexualized Culture’

By | July 24, 2014

Ohio State has announced Ohio State Marching Band Director Jon Waters has been terminated after claims, and evidence, of a sexualized culture within the marching band.

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Biden Urges Infrastructure, Job Training In Ohio

By | July 24, 2014

Vice President Joe Biden says investment in infrastructure and job training is needed to increase economic opportunities in the nation’s cities.

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Natural Gas Pipeline Planned For Eastern Ohio

By Joanna Richards | July 24, 2014

Plans are shaping up for a major pipeline to move natural gas liquids from eastern Ohio to the Gulf Coast.

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State, Businesses Reach Deal Over Workers’ Comp Overcharges

By | July 24, 2014

A settlement has been reached in a class-action lawsuit charging that Ohio’s state insurance fund for injured workers overcharged employers hundreds of millions of dollars over several years.

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YWCA Getting $20 Million Makeover With New Apartments

By | July 24, 2014

The YWCA Columbus will be getting a $20 million makeover for its downtown facility using private dollars and tax incentives.

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Ohio Democrats Introduce Birth Control Bill

By | July 23, 2014

Democrats in the Ohio Legislature are introducing a bill that they say would require employer-provided health care plans that cover prescription drugs to cover contraceptives under the same terms without charging a co-pay.

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Secretary Of State Orders Training For All Poll Workers

By | July 23, 2014

The directive issued Tuesday by Secretary of State Jon Husted would require training for every poll worker this year, regardless of previous experience. That’s a change from current state law.

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Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Port Columbus

By | July 23, 2014

A Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Port Columbus International Airport because a fire-indicator light came on.

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Reynoldsburg Wage Benefit Proposal Draws Wide Interest

By | July 23, 2014

Reynoldsburg’s latest offer to its teachers is getting a lot of attention. The city’s school board would replace automatic teacher raises with merit pay and bonuses. And it would replace the district’s health insurance plan with individual cash payments. The plan has caught the attention of labor experts, school administrators and teachers unions.

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The 161st Ohio State Fair Opens

By | July 23, 2014

The 161st Ohio State Fair opens this morning. Farm animals, homemade pies and the butter cows will of course be part of the fair. And vendors will also sell some new fair food featuring bacon and bugs.