WOSU News Archives For: November 7, 2013

Judge Revokes Bond After Ohio Ex-Doctor’s Plea

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A Delaware judge Thursday revoked the $1 million bond for convicted killer Ali Salim. Salim pleaded guilty to two counts of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Deanna Ballman and her unborn baby last summer.
3:19PM
November 7, 2013

A former Ohio doctor who pleaded guilty to killing an expectant mother is headed to jail following a judge’s decision to revoke his $1 million bond.

Revenues Up for Columbus Casino

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Revenues for the Columbus Hollywood casino was up in October. Cleveland and Toledo saw slight increases, while revenues in Cincinnati fell.
1:55PM
November
7, 2013

Regulators say three of Ohio’s four casinos saw revenue increases last month.

Judge Won’t Stop Condemned Ohio Killer’s Execution

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A federal judge has refused to delay the scheduled execution of Ohio death row inmate Ronald Phillips.
1:21PM
November 7, 2013

A federal judge has declined to block a child killer’s upcoming execution at the request of lawyers suing over Ohio’s new process for carrying out capital punishment.

Central Ohio Companies See Mixed Results In Recent Earnings

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Wendy's and Limited Brands reported positive economic news this week, while Abercrombie & Fitch lowered expectations for the third quarter and holiday season.
12:14PM
November
7, 2013

Two of the region’s largest private employers are celebrating some good news, while another Central Ohio mainstay is limping through the fall.

Court Records Unsealed In Child-Porn Case Involving Doctor

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A federal judge has unsealed court records in a child-porn case involving a pediatric cancer doctor.
9:46AM
November
7, 2013

A federal judge has decided to unseal court paperwork relating to the child-pornography case against the former director of Ohio State University’s pediatric cancer radiation program.

Ohio Man Sought For Alleged Abuse Of Corpse

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9:40AM
November
7, 2013

Police in Columbus say a man is being charged with abuse of a corpse after he allegedly threw the body of his dead wife down the stairs of a vacant house.

Foes Of JobsOhio Make Case To Supreme Court

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The Kasich Administration's jobs creation board is challenged in the Ohio Supreme Court.
7:00AM
November 7, 2013

The Wednesday arguments involving the state’s job creation program didn’t focus on the legality of the program, but on who can sue to settle questions about JobsOhio.

What’s Next For Columbus City Schools?

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Pastor Dale Snyder, head of Citizens Against Issue 50 and 51, said it was indeed a "new day" for Columbus City Schools.
6:29AM
November
7, 2013

Supporters and opponents of the levy that was overwhelmingly rejected on Tuesday are looking at what doomed the levy, and what lies ahead.