WOSU News Archives For: November 13, 2011

University Police Work: Independent Or Unduly Influenced?

OSU Police Cruiser
An Ohio State University police cruiser, Wooster campus
13, 2011

Last week, longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno was fired for not reporting alleged sexual assaults to campus police. The case raises questions about where university administrative oversight ends and police work begins.

One Dead, Six Injured In House Explosion

The explosion happened Saturday afternoon in the Dayton suburb of Fairborn.
November 13, 2011

Police say the explosion in Fairborn may have happened after someone working at the home ruptured an underground gas line.

Report: Oil And Gas Companies Spent Millions On Ohio Lobbying

Common Cause says the most money went to Gov. John Kasich, followed by former Gov. Ted Strickland.
13, 2011

The report from Common Cause says oil and gas producers have spent nearly $3 million on lobbying and campaign contributions in Ohio over the last decade.