Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
WOSU News Archives For: April 19, 2012
Franklin County Environmental Court Judge Harland Hale has ordered a neglected hotel on East Broad Street to be shut down by noon Friday.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich has thrown his support behind Mitt Romney for president as the presumptive Republican nominee visits the battleground state.
Investigators in the Lima area say they found empty day care centers that were getting payments from the state and paying employees for work not performed.
A federal appeals court in California has ruled the ban on political advertising on non-commercial broadcast stations is unconstitutional. The decision likely will be appealed. Should public broadcasters run paid political underwriting messages.
Ohio could regain its status as one of the country’s busiest death penalty states, with 11 executions scheduled over the next 20 months.
Debate continues hot and heavy at the Ohio legislature over proposed new rules on oil and gas drilling from Governor John Kasich.
Statehouse Democrats call the GOP-backed effort to put Planned Parenthood at the back of the line for federal funding “the rhetoric of the ridiculous.”
Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen’s admiration of Fidel Castro infuriated South Florida’s Cuban Americans and left many outside Miami wondering how an off-hand remark can cause outrage 50 years after the Cuban revolution. A central Ohio Cuban American helps us understand the controversy.