Columbus, OH – This summer could be a long, hot one for Ohio Democrats. The Inspector General is investigating problems in former Attorney General Marc Dann's office and that probe could last for months, even into the fall when Ohioans are helping elect a president. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports on how the Dann issue could affect that race.
Columbus, OH – Republican presidential candidate John McCain used his Columbus stop to tell a crowd to imagine how much better off the nation and the world could be four years from now, if he's elected in November. Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen reports.
Columbus, OH – The investigation into Marc Dann continues even though he's resigned as the state's attorney general. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports on how that probe will be conducted in the coming weeks or months.
Columbus, OH – For the fourth consecutive year, the City of Columbus will deploy a select group of officers that target the city's most crime-laden areas based on real-time data. The new element for this year's Summer Strike Force involves more outreach to residents to help find the hot spots. Mike Foley reports.
Columbus, OH – A plan to put tough new limits on short-term loans will soon be on its way to Governor Ted Strickland to be signed into law. The Ohio Senate today okayed the measure that was approved last week by the Ohio House. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports on the debate.
Columbus, OH – After days of unusual twists and turns, embattled Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann has resigned. Dann's decision to leave came on the very same day that Ohio's Inspector General started a probe into possible wrongdoing by the state's top attorney. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports Dann's much anticipated exit opens the door for new questions about the future of the state's top crime fighting office.
Gahanna attorney arrested in Statehouse basement in an internet child-sex sting receives sentence - Strickland says Dann's replacement will come soon - Strike Force in Columbus seeks more help from residents - A preview of McCain's speech in Columbus - Labor union that endorsed Obama rallies in Columbus for health care changes
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Columbus, OH – Hear from John McCain, who spoke at a CMC forum this morning - Details on a threat made toward one of the women in the attorney general's office who filed sexual harassment complaints - Payday lender to close stores in Ohio after lawmakers pass measure limiting interest rates - Ohio gas prices top national average - Upper Arlington High School classes back in session - Group says rivers in danger due to people using too much water -
High gas prices lead more people to ride COTA - Upper Arlington High School cancels class after threat - Rhode Island Supreme Court to hear case involving Cleveland-based Sherwin Williams - New Columbus zoo director named - Dann on the job after a day that looked like he might resign - An update on McCain's Columbus visit - Lawmaker wants more money for prisons as terms increase for crimes
Columbus, OH – Embattled Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann remains on the job for now. But there was a point earlier yesterday when it looked like he might resign immediately. That didn't happen. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles explains why.
Columbus, OH – Ohio lawmakers are taking two major actions against Attorney General Marc Dann. As Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports, Democrats in the Ohio House have filed articles of impeachment while Republicans and some Democrats in the Ohio House and all lawmakers in the Ohio Senate have passed a bill that would allow the inspector general to investigate the situation.
Columbus, OH – Update on Dann - Strickland again says he's not interested in joining a presidential ticket - More homeowners falling behind on mortgage payments - Dominion Homes reports big loss - State tourism officials have high hopes -
Columbus, OH – Columbus school officials have yet to determine the size of an operating levy planned for the fall ballot, or if they will ask for one at all. But Columbus City Schools Superintendent Gene Harris has released details of a plan for the district's future. Alison Holm reports.
Columbus, OH – A proposal to expand Ohio's civil rights laws to include sexual orientation prompted strong testimony in the legislature today from backers and critics. They gave their views to a very divided Senate Judiciary Committee. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
Columbus, OH – Democrats in the Ohio House file impeachment resolution against Dann - Two Ohio Highway Patrol troopers fired for prank want their jobs back - Former Buckeye pleads guilty to sexual battery - Hear how OSU researchers look to use waste from coal burning - Find out the cost to taxpayers for those paper ballots - Wedding industry not affected by sluggish economy - University of Toledo raises tuition for incoming law students
Bond increased for teen charged with shooting his twin brother - High school student dies in vehicle crash - Actor promotes green lifestyle - GO program offers more activities this summer - Job cuts likely at Wendy's - Pelican injures Toledo woman
Columbus, OH – The Ohio Democratic Party's executive committee has stripped Attorney General Marc Dann of his endorsement. At a meeting this weekend, party leaders reiterated teir calls for Dann to step down in the wake of the scandal that's hanging over him. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.