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4:01AM
September
23, 2014

Portman Says More Money Won’t Solve VA Problems

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Ohio Senators. Democrat Sherrod Brown and Republican Rob Portman disagree on how to best proceed with the Affordable Health Care Act.
3:46PM
June 6, 2014

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman says it would be a disservice to veterans to suggest that solving problems such as the waiting lists and fraudulent appointments simply requires pouring more money into the Veterans Affairs Office.

Bill Would Ban State Health Plans From Covering Some Birth Control

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Democratic State Representative John Carney says the proposal shows how "out of touch" some state lawmakers are.
9:01AM
June
6, 2014

There’s a bill under consideration in the Ohio legislature that would ban the health care plans for state employees from covering many birth control pills and inner-uterine devices.

Local World War II Veteran Remembers D-Day

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Wendell Ellenwood poses with his Army picture and several of his medals. They include, clockwise from top left: the French WWII Croix de Guerre, the Army Service Medal, the Bronze Star, the French WWII Croix de Guerre, the WWII Victory Medal,the Air Medal, the Purple Heart, and the Euro-African-Middle East Campaign Medal.
5:29AM
June
6, 2014

Wendell Ellenwood grew up in southern Ohio and attended Ohio State University before enlisting in the Army. After returning from Europe he earned a Master’s degree, worked for the federal government, and returned home to run the OSU student union for 25 years.

Top White House Aide To Visit 2 Ohio Veterans Affairs Hospitals

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A top White House aide is set to visit the Columbus Veterans' Affairs hospital Friday.
3:50PM
June
4, 2014

A top White House aide conducting a review of the embattled Veterans Affairs Department plans to visit two Ohio facilities this week.

Epidemic Of Girls’ Knee Injuries Traced To Genetics And Training

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8:47AM
June 4, 2014

Girls are up to ten times more likely than boys to suffer knee injuries in sports like soccer and basketball. Some Ohio researchers say they’ve discovered that genetic differences help explain the disparity. But a lack of proper sports training is also partly to blame.

Columbus Boy Killed, Another Teen Charged In Accidental Shooting

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The streets of Cleveland were taken over yesterday by filmmakers shooting "Captain America: The Winter's Soldier."
8:28AM
June
4, 2014

Police in Columbus say a 13-year-old boy was fatally shot by another teenager while they were playing with a handgun.

Ohio Supreme Court To Hear Appeal From Botched Execution Survivor

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U. S. supreme Court Justices cast doubt on the constitutionality of an Ohio law regarding political campaigning.
10:30AM
June
3, 2014

The Ohio Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments from a condemned killer who survived a botched execution almost five years ago that a second attempt to put him to death amounts to cruel and unusual punishment.

Ohio Bill Curbing Carbon-Rule Impact Advances

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12:17PM
June
2, 2014

Ohio lawmakers are expected to take swift action on legislation intended to limit the impact of federal plans to cut carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by 30 percent by 2030.

Ohio Man Seeks Execution Delay For Kidney Donation

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DeWine (left) denies accusations that his office tied state contracts to campaign donations, and he says Democratic challenger David Pepper is unqualified to be the state's top attorney.
2:47PM
May 30, 2014

A condemned inmate seeking to donate a kidney to his mother before his execution is requesting another reprieve after Ohio rejected his first organ donation request.