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Dr. Irwin "Ike" Belk received an honorary doctor of humane letters from Newberry College on Wednesday.
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio arrives to answer questions about the newly minted budget deal aimed at averting future government shutdowns, at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013.
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio vehemently rebukes conservative groups who oppose the pending bipartisan budget compromise struck by House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.
House Speaker John Boehner's gaggle of debt-busting dissenters have dragged him through a government shutdown, a farm bill food fight and a fiscal cliff fiasco.
According to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Oil and Gas Resources Management's online statistics last updated Nov. 30, 2013, ODNR has issued a total of 1,006 permits for drilling in the Utica shale in Ohio since December 2009, an increase of 11 since ODNR's update on November 23. Since the Nov. 23 update, a total of 617 Utica ... (more)
American Ambulette & Ambulance Service Inc. informed its employees Dec. 6 that they were laid off immediately.
A portrait painted by Toledoan Leslie Adams was unveiled at the state capitol yesterday.
Journalists and Death Row inmates sued Ohio for denying the inmates permission to talk to the press about a horrific riot in the Lucasville prison that left 10 dead in 1993.
COLUMBUS, OHIO The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio today approved four highway-rail grade crossing projects in Columbiana, Sandusky and Trumbull counties.
On Wednesday, a bill named after animal advocate and FOX 8 weatherman Dick Goddard passed the Ohio House of Representatives, according to Fox8 .
In this file photo from 2001, Frederick J. Lisy, left, then vice president of Orbital Research Inc., and Troy Prince, the engineer in charge of the Mayfield company's scientific team, stand in the framework of a prototype of an automated ordnance handler, designed to feed munitions to a ship's guns from below deck.
Ohio would cross-reference voter addresses with other state databases to try to clean up discrepancies under a voting bill that's likely to pass the General Assembly on Wednesday.
The state's long-running battle to put curbs on the payday loan industry landed in front of the Ohio Supreme Court on Tuesday.
Several dozen unionized teachers and community supporters gathered outside the Ohio Statehouse yesterday to "reclaim the promise of public education" in one of more than 100 such public events planned nationwide.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will soon be releasing proposed rules to tighten up Ohio's rules on natural gas-oil drilling.
Former Cincinnati Mayor Mark Mallory is going to make a 10:30 a.m. statement at his family's West End home, a spokesman said this morning.