WOSU News Archives For: November 27, 2007

Somali Immigrant Sentenced on Terrorist Charges

12:00AM
November
27, 2007

A federal judge in Columbus has sentenced a Somali immigrant to 10 years in prison for plotting to blow up an Ohio shopping mall. It’s the sentence Nuradin Abdi had accepted as part of a plea deal made in July.<

ODOT: Gaps in Money for Road Construction

12:00AM
November
27, 2007

ODOT estimates some big financial holes when it comes to road construction projects.

Deer hunts underway at area metro parks

12:00AM
November
27, 2007

More than 20 deer were tagged at Slate Run Metro Park Monday and Tuesday this week. It’s part of a controlled hunt at two Franklin County Metro Parks during this week’s deer gun hunt season.

Judges and lawyers say no quick fix to prison overcrowding

12:00AM
November
27, 2007

Ohio’s penitentiaries are well beyond their intended capacities. In the second part of a two-part series, WOSU asks judges and lawyers what they think the causes and solutions are to the bulging cell bars.