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Boy Hit, Killed While Checking Mailbox

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The accident happened on State Route 28 west of Chillicothe.
9:11AM
November
26, 2014

The State Highway Patrol says the boy was on his way back to his grandparents’ home when he was hit Tuesday afternoon along state Route 28 in Chillicothe, roughly 40 miles south of Columbus.

Nurse Who Had Ebola Asks Bridal Shop for Refunds

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Dallas Nurse Amber Vinson wants an Ohio bridal shop to refund her deposit.
10:45AM
November 25, 2014

A Dallas nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola is seeking refunds from the Ohio bridal shop she visited, but the store says the reimbursements aren’t feasible because it had to temporarily close and lost significant business.

Local Radio Legend Bob Conners Dies

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WTVN officials say Conners died Sunday in his Florida home.
9:05AM
November 24, 2014

Connors hosted morning and weekend shows on WTVN for more than 40 years before retiring in 2011.

Columbus Pediatrician:Viagra, Caffeine, Help Some Premature Babies

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Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus
2:15PM
November
21, 2014

On a given day, Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus treats about 100 premature infants. But, they’re getting some adult medications to stay alive.

Ohio ‘Heartbeat’ Bill Re-Emerges, Gets Panel OK

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An Ohio House panel okays the so-called "heartbeat abortion" bill.
12:10PM
November 20, 2014

A bill imposing some of the nation’s most stringent abortion restrictions has cleared an Ohio House committee after suddenly re-surfacing in the lame duck session.

Lawmakers Take Aim At Ohio’s High Infant Mortality Rate

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File Photo at University Hospitals.
10:45AM
November
20, 2014

Ohio ranks near the bottom among states with poor infant mortality rates. As Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports — lawmakers are working with each other — across the aisle — to try and stem the crisis.

The Cost Of Ohio’s Ebola Scare

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12:00PM
November 19, 2014

A panel of public health and law experts says the cost was likely worth it, but improvements can be made.

Major Change Coming To Execution Drug Bill

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9:01AM
November 19, 2014

A fast-moving bill would shield the names of companies whose drugs are used for lethal injections in Ohio, but its Republican sponsor says he’s open to allowing the secrecy provision to expire at some point in the future.

Health Care Advocates Race To Meet ACA Deadline

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Groups like Enroll America are using social media to get people signed up for coverage ahead of the Dec. 15 deadline.
9:07AM
November
17, 2014

Supporters of the Affordable Care Act are knocking on doors and using social media to get people signed up for health plans ahead of the December 15 open enrollment deadline.

Dozens Of Ohio Guard Members Could Deploy To West Africa

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Ohio Army National Guard officials expect to know more about the possible deployment later this week.
8:42AM
November 17, 2014

A group of soldiers from the Ohio Army National Guard is expected to go to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak in the region.