WOSU News Archives For: March 30, 2012

American Electric Power Asks For Rate Hike

AEP Building
American Electric Power's corporate headquarters in downtown Columbus.
30, 2012

American Electric Power today proposes higher electricity bills beginning this summer. Spokesman Jeff Rennie says the utility needs a five percent boost in rates mostly to cover its distribution costs.

Governor Kasich Signs Bill Honoring Vietnam Veterans

Governor John Kasich signed a proposal making March 30, Vietnam Veterans' Day.
30, 2012

Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed into law Friday a proposal designating the day – along with each March 30 – as Vietnam Veterans’ Day.

Honda Recalling 550,000 SUVs

Problems with headlight wiring are forcing Honda to recall about 550,000 CR-V and Pilot SUVs.
30, 2012

The company that employs about 13,000 people in Central Ohio says thousands of CR-Vs and Pilots have a defect in headlight wiring.

Ohio State, Final Four, Prepare For Some ‘Ridiculous’ Basketball

This weekend's trip to the Final Four will be a first for all of the players on the OSU men's basketball team.
30, 2012

For the first time in five years Ohio State’s men’s basketball team will bask with the best. OSU competes this week-end in the N-C-A-A Final Four tournament in New Orleans. Coach Thad Matta and his counterparts at Kansas, Kentucky and Louisville have their teams fully prepared, except for a possible last second shot.

What Would You Do With $540 Million?

30, 2012

The Mega Millions Jackpot is expected to top $540 million tonight. If you won, what would you do with the money?