Ohio among states hit hardest by foreclosure crisis - Former state agriculture director seeks 18th congressional district seat - Poll finds Ohioans favor Democratic presidential candidates - Top Democratic fundraiser arrested in Colorado
Columbus, OH – Ohio law says ex-cons who were sex offenders may not live within a thousand feet of a school. But a federal judge has ruled the law no longer applies to those who were convicted before the law took effect 4 years ago. The ruling has touched off more debate over the explosive issue of sex offenders and their young victims. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
Columbus, OH – Ohioans appear to be split over whether those so-called electronic games of skill that have popped up in arcades and bars should be declared illegal. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
Columbus, OH – This week's news of a third major recall of Chinese-made toys by US toymaker Mattel has many shop owners and parents scrambling to identify whether they have any of the lead-tainted toys in their stores or homes. But a recent Ohio study shows that, despite federal regulation, a significant number of recalled products are making their way back into consumer's hands. From member station WKSU, Karen Schaefer reports.
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By hosts John DeSando and Clay Lowe
It's Movie Time has won numerous national awards including Silver Microphone and Communicator honors.
Drs. Lowe and DeSando were moderator and panelist respectively on TV 25's World Film Classics. Both have been professors, Lowe at Ohio State University and DeSando at Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio.
Columbus, OH – It's a shock for members of Congress and people from northwest Ohio - U.S. Representative Paul Gillmor was found dead Wednesday. As statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports, Gillmor was a fixture in Ohio politics.
Columbus police suspect serial rapist is targeting an apartment complex on the city's east side - Strickland to decide date of special election to replace Gillmor - Poll finds steady support for Strickland's performance as governor - Foreclosures continue to spike in Ohio - Cleveland Brown pleads not guilty after arrest
Additional bomb threats to Ohio universities - Romney visits Cincinnati area - Gas prices top three bucks per gallon in Ohio - Ground breaking ceremony for condo development in King/Lincoln district - Tressel not as gleeful as Buckeye fans after Michigan's loss to Appalachian State
"The boys dressed themselves, hid their accoutrements, and went off grieving that there were no outlaws any more, and wondering what modern civilization could claim to have done to compensate for their loss. They said they would rather be outlaws a year in Sherwood Forest than President of the United States forever." Mark Twain's Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Columbus, OH – Ohio's attorney general has been ordering that thousands of electronic gaming machines be unplugged because they are - by his new definition - virtually the same as illegal slot machines. But a Franklin County judge has issued an order of his own. It shields SOME of the games in question from the A.G.'s crusade. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen explains.