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.
4:07PM
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

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The Ohio State football team prepares to play the University of Oregon in the Rose Bowl in January of 2010.
12:23PM
November
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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12:15PM
November
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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7:32AM
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

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An artist's rendering of the proposed Covelli Arena, which would replace St. John Arena.
7:03AM
November
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.