WOSU News Archives For: October 27, 2009

Teen Runaway Back in Columbus

12:00AM
October
27, 2009

The Columbus teenager who ran away to Florida this summer after converting to Christianity from Islam is back in Ohio. WOSU reports Rifqua Bary returned to Columbus Tuesday.

Columbus’s South Side Still Underserved Despite Local Hospital Expansions

12:00AM
October
27, 2009

In the coming years, Central Ohio could see up to $2.5 billion in new hospital construction. Ohio State, Mount Carmel, Children’s and Riverside hospitals are expanding. Critics say the projects are not needed and will drive up medical costs. In part two of the series, WOSU looks at why it’s easier for hospitals to expand and why some areas are still underserved.