WOSU News Archives For: October 12, 2011

Ohio Lawmakers Want Death Penalty Moratorium

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Ohio lawmakers call for a moratorium on executions pending report.
3:48PM
October
12, 2011

Some Democrats want to halt executions while a Supreme Court committee examines if the death penalty is administered properly.

West High Student Admits Cutting Classmate’s Throat

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West High School parents wait in line to pick up their children following a stabbing.
1:37PM
October
12, 2011

A West High School student admitted Wednesday morning to stabbing a classmate two weeks after school began.

Ohio Honda Plants Benefit From More Natural Gas Civics

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Honda recently hired nearly 1,000 people to help build the new Honda Civic GX, which runs on compressed natural gas.
10:57AM
October
12, 2011

Plants in Anna and Russells Point are expected to boost production to build engines and transmissions for Honda’s new natural gas-powered Civic.

Ohio At Center Of Shifting Pro-Life Movement

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Ohio Right to Life's opposition to the so-called "Heartbeat Bill" is helping fuel a split in the anti-abortion community.
10:49AM
October 12, 2011

Ohio Right to Life’s opposition to the so-called “Heartbeat Bill” is helping fuel a split in the anti-abortion community.

Sheriff’s Office Confiscates $8 Million In Counterfeit Goods

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Web sites like www.bagbliss.com help consumers tell the difference between real and counterfeit goods.
9:41AM
October
12, 2011

Confiscated goods include fake designer purses and NFL jerseys.

Edited TV Ad Turns Issue 2 Opponent Into Supporter

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The original ad clearly portrays Marlene Quinn as an opponent of Issue 2, but another TV ad uses her testimony to support Issue 2.
7:51AM
October
12, 2011

Ads occasionally use video from the opposing side, but the new Issue 2 spot doesn’t identify the speaker as an Issue 2 opponent.

Does Afghanistan Remind You of Vietnam

5:33AM
October
12, 2011

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher former OSU vice president Bill Shkurti will discuss the drawdown of military action in Vietnam. The US is slowly pulling troops out of Afghanistan. Does the Afghanistan drawdown remind you of the end of the Vietnam war.