WOSU News Archives For: May 6, 2013

Internet Sales Tax Could Bring Millions To Franklin County Coffers

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The Marketplace Fairness Act would put an end to tax-free Internet shopping, but it could mean millions of added revenue to Ohio's counties.
4:36PM
May
6, 2013

The Marketplace Fairness Act could mean millions of dollars in additional revenue for Franklin County coffers.

Ex-Justice Touches JobsOhio In New Role

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A former Ohio Supreme Court justice Robert Cupp's new state job is raising ethical questions in the ongoing legal battle over JobsOhio.
3:44PM
May
6, 2013

A former Ohio Supreme Court justice’s new state job is raising ethical questions in the ongoing legal battle over Gov. John Kasich’s nonprofit job-creation agency.

Study: More Children Poisoned During Warm Weather

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According to the study, published online Monday, 31 percent of hydrocarbon exposure incidents were reported during the summer, with 17 to 19 percent being reported during winter months.
8:30AM
May
6, 2013

A new study from Children’s Hospital in Columbus says children are more likely to be poisoned by household chemicals during the warmer summer months.

Coshocton Woman Dies After Dog Attack

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Honabarger was transported to Coshocton Hospital by Coshocton County EMS before being transferred via MedFlight to Grant Medical Center in Columbus.
7:31AM
May 6, 2013

Authorities say a Coshocton woman has died from injuries suffered last week when the family dog attacked her.