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2 hrs ago | WaterWorld
Results from a new study conducted by a team led by a researcher at Ohio State University and researchers at Duke, Stanford, Dartmouth, and the University of Rochester, have found that improved construction standards for cement well linings and casings at hydraulic fracturing sites is the likely source of most natural gas contamination in drinking water wells associated with fracking. The team recently devised a new method of geochemical forensics to trace how methane migrates under the earth.
6 hrs ago | The Raw Story
Conservative host Rush Limbaugh on Monday suggested that sexual conduct policies stifled romance because sometimes "no means yes if you know how to spot it." Last week, the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights ended its Title IX investigation of Ohio State University when the school agreed to its strengthen sexual assault policies, The Washington Post reported .
8 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise
The drilling procedure called fracking didn't cause much-publicized cases of tainted groundwater in areas of Pennsylvania and Texas, a new study finds.
12 hrs ago | The Daily Record
Earlier this month, I visited Put-in-Bay to tour The Ohio State University's Stone Laboratory. I met with Stone Lab scientists and accompanied them as they collected water samples of Lake Erie to better understand the rise in toxic algal blooms.
13 hrs ago | WGRE-FM Greencastle
E.J. Levy's debut collection of stories, Love, In Theory , won the 2012 Flannery O'Connor Award and the 2014 Great Lakes Colleges Association's New Writers Award. On Wednesday, October 15, she'll visit DePauw University as a guest of the James and Marilou Kelly Writers Series.
Miss Ohio, Mackenzie Bart, brought the house down in Atlantic City on Sunday night at the Miss America pageant. Bart brought her dummy, Roxy, out for a ventriloquist routine of "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious."
Ohio State University has agreed to strengthen its policies on sexual assault and sexual harassment, the Washington Post reported, ending the longest-running Title IX investigation conducted by the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights. The Title IX investigation involving Princeton University is now the longest currently active investigation.
Columbus, OH - Justin Thomas birdied the first playoff hole on Sunday to defeat Richard Sterne and win the Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship. The pair returned to the 18th for the extra session.
It is a war that President Barack Obama thought he ended in his first term. Now, he finds himself ordering American forces back into a combat zone in the Middle East, a continuation of protracted conflict in Iraq that has cost the United States thousands of lives and hundreds of billions of dollars.
Dragisich is accepting appointments at Ohio Valley Vision Center's offices located at Suite 204, 4100 Johnson Road, in the Medical Pavilion behind Trinity Medical Center West.
Kaniel Duran lived 15 days after being born with a chromosomal disorder. He made it home for only 10 hours, but his presence is still felt deeply there.
Martin "Marty" Andrew Pardo, 56, Punta Gorda, entered the Kingdom of Heaven on September 10, 2014, at Fawcett Memorial Hospital, Port Charlotte, Florida.
Farm Notes Weekly roundup of local, regional, state and national agriculture news. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1tOnZ2e Lawmakers from ethanol-producing states are confident they can prevent significant cuts to the mandate.
Southbound lanes of I-71 through Downtown will be closed this weekend. So will the freeway-entrance ramps at 5th and 11th avenues, although the 11th Avenue ramp will be open for four hours on Saturday to accommodate traffic after the Ohio State University football game.
Prison officials were warned about an escape the day before three inmates, including a school shooter who killed three students, scrambled over a fence before being recaptured, the union representing Ohio guards said Friday. One inmate was put in segregation when an escape plan was discovered on Wednesday, the Ohio Civil Service Employees Association said in a statement.
The teenager convicted in the deadly Chardon High School shooting is behind bars once again after escaping from a Lima prison Thursday night. TJ Lane shot six students killing three of them in 2012.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:47 pm
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