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Report: More Than 1 in 6 Ohioans Seek Food Help

Ohio's largest resonse to hunger
Ohio Association of Food Banks says one in six Ohioans doesn't get enough to eat.
October 30, 2014

A new report on hunger finds that more than one in six Ohioans is struggling to get food on the table.

Former Trooper Admits To Coercing Women Drivers Into Sex Acts

Bryan Lee, a former trooper with the Ohio State Highway Patrol, has pleaded guilty to violating the civil rights of women by coercing them into sex acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges.
30, 2014

A former Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper from Lancaster has pleaded guilty to violating the civil rights of several woman by forcing them into sexual acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges.

Ohio State Greenhouse Garden Grows Vegetables For Campus Dining

OSU Horticulture Professor James Metzger examines some of the green leafy lettuce students are growing at the greenhouse.
30, 2014

Ohio State University students and other volunteers have launched a greenhouse garden that will provide some fresh produce for student dining halls when it’s most needed.

Republicans, Democrats Make Cases To Female Voters

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29, 2014

Abortion is likely the first thing that comes to many people’s minds when they hear the words, women’s issues. But that’s only one issue women are concerned about in the upcoming election.

Judge Sides With Urbana Company Fighting Contraceptive Coverage

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October 29, 2014

A federal judge has ruled that a small Urbana company doesn’t have to offer birth control coverage as part of its employees’ health insurance plan.

Ga. Hospital: Nurse Who Had Ebola To Be Released

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Health officials say Dallas Nurse Amber Vinson will be released from a Georgia hospital today.
October 28, 2014

An Emory University Hospital spokeswoman says a 29-year-old Dallas nurse who was treated for Ebola will be released.

U.S. Senator Pushes Bill He Says Would Help End Vet Homelessness

Sen. Brown’s proposals also include expanding services and support for women veterans. He says as most homeless vets are men, many existing facilities can’t serve women and their kids.
October 28, 2014

Ohio’s senior U.S. Senator has introduced proposals that include letting the VA develop public-private partnerships in order to help vets with legal issues, boost transitional housing programs, and expand existing programs that help former soldiers find jobs.

Man Found Shot To Death In South Side Parking Lot

Family members say 44-year-old Russell Barlow was halfway between his girlfriend's house and his mom's when he dropped to the ground in a parking lot on South Champion Avenue early Sunday.
27, 2014

Columbus Police are trying to figure out who shot a man who collapsed in a parking lot following an argument over the weekend.

Sobriety Help Available to OSU Students

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Recovery House at Penn Place is located at 1478 Pennsylvania Avenue.
27, 2014

It’s estimated there are hundreds maybe thousands of students at Ohio State in recovery.

Last Cincinnati Abortion Clinic Gets State Warning

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Cincinnati's last abortion clinic risks being shut down if a patient-transfer agreement isn't implemented with a local hospital. That is required under Ohio law.
October 24, 2014

The Department of Health has warned that Cincinnati’s last abortion clinic risks losing its license if it doesn’t get a patient-transfer agreement with a local hospital as required by Ohio law.