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: May 7, 2012
A state legislative panel in Ohio has approved new rules for horizontal oil and gas drilling amid a shale exploration boom in the state.
A new report from an advocacy group says Ohio processes more than 300 youth in adult courts or places them in adult jails and prisons each year because of changes in state law.
Many young adults eagerly await the U.S. Supreme Courtâ€™s decision on President Obamaâ€™s healthcare law. Over the past couple years, the law has allowed thousands of young adults have been able to remain on their parentsâ€™ health care insurance plans. WOSU talked with one man who saved thousands of dollars because of the provision.
17-year-old Karen Adamswent missing in 1975 while walking to a friend’s house. Her body was found in a ditch the next day in Blacklick.
William Hadley will spend more than three years in prison for stealing from the shelter.
The corrections department stopped doing the inspections in 2008 after the number of inspectors dropped from four to one because of budget cuts.
A federal magistrate judge in Cleveland has scheduled a preliminary hearing today for the five men described by the government as self-proclaimed anarchists.
The United States Supreme Court will announce in June whether it decided to uphold the Affordable Care Act. With hospitals facing possible funding cuts and other changes, WOSU reports on what Central Ohio’s two largest healthcare systems are doing while they wait for the Supreme Court decision.