WOSU News Archives For: November 21, 2012

Ohio GOP Chair Wants Democratic Lawmaker To Resign

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State Rep. Clayton Luckie, a four-term Dayton Democrat, was indicted in October on 49 charges of theft, corruption and money laundering. Now some are calling for his resignation.
November 21, 2012

Ohio’s Republican Party chairman is joining calls for an indicted Democratic state lawmaker to resign.

Bowl Ban Hurting Local Travel Agencies

The Ohio State football team prepares to play the University of Oregon in the Rose Bowl in January of 2010.
21, 2012

This is usually the time of year when the Ohio State football team starts to get an idea of where it will play its post-season bowl game. But this year’s bowl ban is leaving travel agencies with a financial hole to fill.

Lawmaker: Let Schools Use Money On Metal Detectors

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21, 2012

A state legislator wants to let Ohio schools use Homeland Security money to install metal detectors.

Ohio Doctors Hopeful About New Obesity Drugs

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November 21, 2012

For the first time in 13 years, the Food and Drug Administration has approved two new drugs to combat obesity.

$10 Million Gift To Fund New OSU Arena

An artist's rendering of the proposed Covelli Arena, which would replace St. John Arena.
21, 2012

Ohio State University says it will use a $10 million gift to build a new 4,000-seat arena to replace the deteriorating St. John Arena.