WOSU News Archives For: November 18, 2008

Governor Denies Clemency for Death Row Inmate

12:00AM
November
18, 2008

Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland has denied a request for clemency by a condemned killer awaiting execution Wednesday.

Ohio Supreme Court Hears Child Prostitution Case

12:00AM
November
18, 2008

The Ohio Supreme Court is considering a case involving child prostitution.

Gasoline Prices Continue Slide

12:00AM
November
18, 2008

Gasoline prices continue to plummet, in Ohio and across the country. In July, Ohioans were paying — on average — more than 4 dollars a gallon for regular. But now, according to the Triple A Auto Clubs, drivers are paying about one dollar and 86 cents. In just the past week alone, the price has dropped 11 cents.

Central Ohio Adds Jobs During Third Quarter

12:00AM
November
18, 2008

Columbus employers are trying to keep a recession at bay. New figures from the Columbus Chamber of Commerce show central Ohio added 2,100 jobs during the latest three month period even as other regions around the state were losing jobs.