WOSU News Archives For: May 1, 2012

5 Men Arrested, Accused Of Plotting To Blow Up Ohio Bridge

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Federal prosecutors say five men plotted to blow up this bridge south of Cleveland.
10:50AM
May 1, 2012

Federal authorities say five men have been arrested in an alleged plot to blow up a bridge near Cleveland.

Scout Official Resigns, Supports Ousted Gay Leader

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Boy Scouts at a Jamboree
10:26AM
May
1, 2012

A board member for a regional Boy Scouts group in eastern Ohio has resigned in protest over the removal of a lesbian den mother because of the group’s ban on gays.

Ohio Offers Amnesty To Taxpayers Through June 15

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Tax amnesty for Ohio taxpayers
9:47AM
May
1, 2012

Ohioans who are behind on their state taxes could clear their obligations without having to pay penalties under a tax amnesty program that starts Tuesday.

Ad War Begins In U-S Senate Race In Ohio

7:58AM
May
1, 2012

The ad war is on in the US Senate race. Republican state treasurer Josh Mandel put out his first commercial, with incumbent Democrat Sherrod Brown releasing an ad with a different tone.