Businesses Keep Close Eye On Springfield Drone Case

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April 18, 2014

As businesses consider new ways to commercialize drones, individuals also are toying with them more, especially as they become cheaper. That’s raising safety and regulatory concerns.

Suspect In Shooting At Kent State In Custody

Police at Kent State University say a suspect is in custody after gunfire was reported on campus Wednesday night
3, 2014

Kent State University says a person suspected of firing a gun on campus has been apprehended, and there’s no longer a threat to anyone at the school.

Former GOP Congressman Mocks Tea Party In New Ads

The ad mocks failed Senate candidate including Todd Akin and Christine O'Donnell.
8, 2013

Steven LaTourette has left Congress and now runs an organization that backs moderate conservatives.

Sci-Fi Icon ‘Beams’ Down In Ohio

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William Shatner addresses Ohio convention audience earlier this week.
12, 2013

A sci-fi icon beamed down to Cleveland to share his enterprising insights at a major marketing convention.

Ohio Manufacturers Optimistic About Future

This week, the Small Business Administration announced that it’s made nearly 130 loans to northern Ohio manufacturers in this most current fiscal year, which looks to be on par with 2012.
21, 2013

New figures from the Small Business Administration and a survey by an accounting firm show manufacturers feeling good about their future.

Ohio Power Plants Respond To New Regulations

The Painesville, Ohio, power plant recently turned 125 years old. It still burns coal to produce electricity, though operators expect to complement Painesville power production with wind and hydropower in the near future.
9, 2013

President Obama recently announced that he’s directing the E-P-A to crack down on air pollution from coal-powered utility plants. Many in the coal industry complained, but utility companies were generally more-muted in their reaction.

“Captain America” Filming Ushers In Debate Over Tax Credits

Crews block a downtown Cleveland street during the recent filming of "Captain America: The Winter Soldier."
11, 2013

“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” is trying to ride the coattails of “The Avengers”, part of which was shot in Northeast Ohio two years ago. Along with the car chases and firefights comes renewed debate over Ohio’s film tax credits, without which none of this activity would likely take place in Ohio.

Cleveland’s Casino: One Year Later

The Horseshoe Casino in Cleveland was the state's first when it opened last year.
14, 2013

Ohio’s first casino has boosted city and county coffers, but it’s also increased construction and calls to the state’s problem gambling line.