With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
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It could be several months before a former OSU student is sentenced for a bomb threat that closed down part of the university last November. WOSU reports the man pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court Monday.
American Electric Power of Columbus today says it welcomes a U-S Supreme Court ruling in an air pollution case. The high court blocked a federal lawsuit by states and conservation groups against AEP and four other utilities seeking limits on carbon dioxide emissions.
An Ohio State University student is scheduled to plead guilty today to charges of emailing a fake bomb threat that closed several OSU buildings and disrupted much of the campus last year.
Despite rumors to the contrary, a 2007 law does not ban the incandescent bulbs, only mandates they become more efficient. Still many are switching to small fluorescent bulbs. But there is confusion over what to do with fluorescents if they burn out or break.