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Newark Police Officer Who Ran Down Suspect Cleared

By | December 16, 2014

A central Ohio prosecutor says a police officer who ran down a suspect with an SUV after another officer was shot did not nothing wrong.


Report: David Pepper To Be New Ohio Democratic Party Chair

By | December 15, 2014

Democrat David Pepper will be the new Ohio Democratic Party chairman, according to NPR member station WVXU in Cincinnati.

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Medicaid Expansion Means Treatment for More Ohio Opiate Addicts

By | December 15, 2014

The recent expansion of Medicaid services has helped more people get addiction services.

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Mother: Boy Killed By Police Never Had A Chance

By | December 15, 2014

The mother of a 12-year-old boy shot to death by police on a Cleveland playground says her son was never given a chance to follow officers’ orders.


Bob Evans CEO Stepping Down

By | December 15, 2014

The CEO of Bob Evans Farms Inc. is stepping down after more than eight years in the post by mutual agreement with the company as the restaurant operator works on improving its performance.


Program Uses Text Messages To Link The Hungry With Pantries

By | December 15, 2014

The goal of the new Columbus program is to link people who need extra food with underused food pantries in their neighborhoods.


Columbus Police Officer Injured In North Side Crash

By | December 15, 2014

Columbus Police say an officer was injured in a crash on the North Side early Monday morning.


The Commissary Offers Incubator for Cooks; Chefs

By | December 15, 2014

A new facility in Marble Cliff serves as an incubator for would-be cooks or a laboratory for professional chefs who want to experiment.

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Bus-Truck Crash Victim Identified As Ohio State University Intern

By | December 12, 2014

Police have identified the victim of fatal crash near the Ohio Statehouse as 21-year-old Ohio State University engineering student Stephanie Fibelkorn.


Proposal Would Create Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

By | December 12, 2014

The bill’s sponsor expects the sales tax exemption to create a “Black Friday” type of excitement that would benefit retailers and shoppers.