The head of the Ohio Hispanic Coalition says Columbus has a large stake in potential changes to immigration law. Joseph Mas says the city has a larger undocumented population than other Ohio cities.
The fire chief in Newark says a neighborhood had a new gas line installed recently and some residents smelled gas in the days before an explosion leveled a two-story home and killed a family’s dog.
A parking garage, Eddie Bauer and American Eagle stores among those evacuated.
Authorities say a fire from a natural gas line rupture and explosion is under control in a rural area of Southern Ohio.