WOSU News Archives For: January 25, 2013

Court Ruling Throws Cordray Recess Appointment Into Question

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Former Ohio Attorney General and Grove City native Richard Cordray now serves as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
3:29PM
January 25, 2013

A federal appeals court has ruled that President Barack Obama violated the Constitution when he bypassed the Senate to fill vacancies on a labor relations panel. The ruling also threw into question Obama’s recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Cordray is a former Ohio attorney general.

Flu Hospitalizations Level Off In Ohio

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Hospital admissions for Influenza in Ohio have leveled off during the past week
3:21PM
January 25, 2013

The number of Ohioans being hospitalized due to influenza has leveled off over the past week. That’s the word from the state health department. Tess Pollock gave the latest numbers on Friday.

Snow Forces Early School Dismissals

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Ohio State University student Tyler Gibbs walks to class Friday morning.
10:49AM
January
25, 2013

Snowfall intensified during the mid-morning hours in Columbus forcing some schools to change schedules.