WOSU News Archives For: February 10, 2014

Cold Winter Hits Ohio Fruit and Vegetable Farmers Hard

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Cold temperatures have caused many Ohio farmers to lose their blackberry crops.
4:18PM
February
10, 2014

The bitterly cold winter is making things tougher for Ohio growers and that could translate to higher food prices later in the year.

Lawsuit Seeks Recognition Of Gay Marriages On Birth Certificates

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The plaintiffs in the new lawsuit include three lesbian couples living in the Cincinnati area who were recently married in states that have legalized gay marriage.
12:16PM
February
10, 2014

Four married gay couples have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit seeking to force Ohio to recognize same-sex marriages on birth certificates.

Sen. Brown Follows Olympic Push With “Wear American Act”

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The U.S. Olympic team showed up at last week's opening ceremonies in Sochi wearing the American-made uniforms seen above. That’s in large part because of a scolding from Congress two years ago, led by Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown.
9:01AM
February
10, 2014

The U.S. Olympic team showed up at Friday’s opening ceremonies in Sochi wearing American-made uniforms. That’s in large part because of a scolding from Congress two years ago, led by Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown. Now he wants to take it a step further with the Wear American Act.

Denison VP: Student Likely Died From Hypothermia

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Hallman was a history major who was well-known on the campus of about 2,100 students. He was a former member of the swimming team.
7:31AM
February 10, 2014

An official at Denison University says a student who was the subject of an intense search over the weekend apparently died from hypothermia after falling asleep outside.