WOSU News Archives For: May 16, 2014

Ohio’s Unemployment Rate Dips Again

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Ohio's rate remains below the national rate, which fell to 6.3 percent in April from 6.7 percent in March.
9:04AM
May 16, 2014

The state says Ohio’s unemployment rate dropped in March to the lowest level in more than six years.

Polls Shows Majority Support For Gay Marriage In Ohio

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The poll also found that women, young people and Democrats all support gay marriage in higher numbers than men, older Ohioans and Republicans.
8:48AM
May
16, 2014

A new poll still shows a narrow majority of Ohio voters support gay marriage, unchanged from a similar poll this winter.

Former Clipper Joins Lawsuit Over Minor League Pay

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Former Columbus Clipper Matt Lawson is among the players suing Major League Baseball, league commissioner Bud Selig, and several individual teams, which pay players on their minor league teams.
8:40AM
May
16, 2014

Matt Lawson is among the players suing Major League Baseball, the league’s commissioner, and several individual teams for what the plaintiffs called unlawfully-low wages.