WOSU News Archives For: August 30, 2006

Death of Foster Child May Lead to Reform

12:00AM
August
30, 2006

The Cincinnati area foster parents of a three-year-old who died in their care were arraigned in court Wednesday afternoon. A Hamilton County prosecutor says Liz and David Carroll wrapped Marcus Fiesel in a blanket with his hands behind him and left him in a closet while they attended a family reunion in Kentucky. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services says it has launched an intensive investigation.

Large Number of Port Columbus Air Traffic Controllers Could Soon Retire

12:00AM
August
30, 2006

The Federal Aviation Administration announced it will keep three air traffic controllers on duty during early morning hours on weekends at Port Columbus. While that may seem like a positive move for workers and fliers, there are other looming problems. A new work contract set to be imposed by the FAA Sunday could cause mass retirements.