Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
WOSU News Archives For: September 25, 2013
The Obama administration is shifting into high gear to promote the newÂ healthÂ care law ahead of an Oct. 1 start date for uninsured people to begin signing up. HealthÂ and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius revelaed premiums and plan choices for 36 states where the federal government is taking the lead, including Ohio. The average sticker price [...]
A white gunman who spewed racial slurs before fatally shooting a black man and a police officer in a 1994 rampage at his Ohio apartment complex has been executed with the state’s last use of its execution drug.
Democrats say theyâ€™re pushing new legislation on abortion-related measures that were tucked into the state budget. The proposals come after an event that Democrats say gave women a voice, but some conservative activists say denied them a chance to speak.
Columbus police are back in their headquarters building this morning after an evacuation overnight. Superviser Robert Little says an explosion heard by employees about 7:30 last night is linked to a battery on a scissor-lift.