State labor officials say Ohio employers added about 1,000 workers in September, and about 14,000 people left state unemployment roles.
Ohio is emerging as a global center of research in a branch of physics thatâ€™s stymied scientists for decades. Itâ€™s called Terahertz radiation, a band of light waves with potential uses that range from detecting cancer to uncovering art forgeries.
Ohio State and Children’s Hospital combined will receive more than $4 million in recently announced federal stimulus money. The funds are designated for biomedical research.
An Ohio State researcher testified before Congress this week about the need for additional funding for the National Institutes of Health.