The suburban ranch-style home in Ohio where humor writer Erma Bombeck launched her nationally syndicated column has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Judge urged to step down for sparing sex offender jail time
When a local judge makes a ruling in a criminal case, it usually remains just a local news story. But a recent ruling by a Franklin County judge in a case involving rape has become a statewide and even a national story. That’s because neighbors, state officials, and national news commentators have mounted a campaign to force the judge to step down off the bench. Ohio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen files this report.