WOSU News Archives For: May 2, 2014

Sentencing Delayed For Former OSU Pediatrician In Child Porn Case

Pelloski has cited a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy as he seeks a lighter sentence.
2, 2014

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Columbus says the defense requested the postponement of Friday’s scheduled sentencing for Christopher Pelloski, former director of Ohio State University’s pediatric cancer radiation program.

U.S. Unemployment Drops To 6.3 Percent, Lowest In 5 Years

The federal jobs report released Friday morning says the U.S. gained 288,000 jobs in February.
May 2, 2014

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that nonfarm payroll employment rose by 288,000 in April. In a separate survey, the unemployment rate dipped by 0.4 percent.

Blue Jackets Look Toward Next Season

Derek Mackenzie is one of several unrestricted free agents who could leave or stay with the Blue Jackets.
May 2, 2014

With the Blue Jackets out of the playoffs, WOSU’s sports podcast looks at what could be in store for next season.

OSU Among Schools Under Sexual Assault Investigation

Ohio State University Coat of Arms in The Oval
Other Ohio schools facing investigation include Denison University and Wittenberg University.
2, 2014

Ohio State University is among the 55 schools nationwide on a new list of institutions facing investigations on how they handled claims of sexual assault.

Beulah Park Shuts Down After 91 Years Of Horseracing

In the winner's circle at Beulah Park
2, 2014

After 91 years of thoroughbred horseracing, Grove City’s Beulah Park shuts its gates.