It’s now doubtful that there will be an issue on the ballot this fall to allow Ohioans to vote to overturn the state’s constitutional amendment banning gay marriage. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports the leader of that effort says there’s not enough time to get the necessary signatures to put the issue before voters this November.
Brandon Sutter, Lee Stempniak and Jussi Jokinen scored in a span of 2:13 of the third period to rally the Pittsburgh Penguins past the Blue Jackets 4-3 last night in Columbus. The win gives Pittsburgh a 2 games to one lead in their best of seven opening round playoff series. Boone Jenner, Jack Johnson and Cam Atkinson scored for the Jackets. Columbus coach Todd Richards and center R.J. Umberger say mistakes and bad breaks cost the team.
The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation has agreed to put 50 million dollars into a Wisconsin-based real-estate investment fund run by a major bundler of campaign contributions to Republican presidential candidates.