WOSU News Archives For: April 24, 2014

Ohio Watchdog Releases Investment Scandal Report

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Tom Noe was convicted on federal and state charges and remains in prison.
12:12PM
April 24, 2014

The state watchdog has released a much-anticipated investigative report on the investment scandal that engulfed Ohio in 2005 and resulted in 19 convictions.

Ohio Teen Will Get Life In Stabbing Of Jogger

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10:24AM
April
24, 2014

A 16-year-old boy who was living in a group foster home when he was accused of fatally stabbing a jogger in a central Ohio park last year will be sentenced to life in prison as part of a plea agreement.

Ohio Winter Takes Toll On Honeybees

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Ohio honeybee keepers say the harsh winter caused them to lose more than half of their bees.
9:48AM
April
24, 2014

State agriculture officials say Ohio beekeepers lost 50 to 80 percent of their honeybees over the harsh winter, threatening the farming industry.

Blue Jackets Overcome 3-0 Deficit To Win In Overtime

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Brandon Dubinsky celebrates after tying Wednesday night's game with 22 seconds left in regulation. Columbus won 4-3 in overtime.
9:01AM
April
24, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets trailed 3-0 midway through the first period before storming back for a 4-3 overtime win over the Pens.

Columbus Administrators Continued Record Changing For Months

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8:51AM
April 24, 2014

An internal audit of Columbus City Schools reportedly shows the practice of changing student data without documentation continued for months after news of the practice broke.

Jail Hostage Situation Resolved Without Injuries

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Officials say the inmates grabbed and handcuffed the officer Wednesday afternoon at the Trumbull County Jail in Warren and held him for several hours.
7:24AM
April 24, 2014

A correction officer taken hostage by three inmates at a northeast Ohio county jail has been released unharmed, and the inmates have been taken to a maximum-security facility.