Columbus, OH – The question of how to penalize Democratic former Attorney General Marc Dann came before the Ohio Supreme Court today. And as Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports, this case is already making history.
Columbus, OH – Controversy over a proposed holocaust memorial at the Ohio Statehouse is prompting the head of the board that oversees the building and grounds to lash out against Ohio's Republican Governor. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.
Jobs at U.S. businesses increased by 209,000 in March, according to a report released Wednesday by the payroll processing firm ADP. That's in line with expectations for the monthly jobs report due out Friday.
Analysts expect Friday's official employment report from the Labor Department to show that employers added 215,000 in March and that the unemployment rate remained at 8.3 percent, according to Bloomberg News.
The U.S. military announced today that it was ready to proceed with the war crimes tribunal of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other Guantanamo prisoners suspected of orchestrating the Sept. 11 attack on the United States.
NPR's Dina Temple-Raston reports this is important because it means that Mohammed must be arraigned within 30 days. This step is basically a military grand jury agreeing that there is enough evidence to proceed with a trial.
Tuareg rebels eat a meal last month near the Malian city of Timbuktu, which they recently captured. The rebels have taken control of northern Mali, raising concerns about stability in the broader region.
The leader of Mali's military junta, army Capt. Amadou Sanogo, speaks at a news conference outside the capital Bamako on Saturday. He says he wants to hold a consultative conference on Mali's future, but has not offered detailed plans.
By John DeSando, WCBE's "It's Movie Time," "Cinema Classics," and "On the Marquee"
Despite the screenplay awards from Berlin and Chicago about a blood feud between families, The Forgiveness of Blood serves only 109 minutes of mostly boredom. The Albanian Kunan code demands that with a murder, a member of the wrongful family must be killed or jailed.