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If you mean, me myself and I.  Then yes.  Hey Runner!!! How ya doing?!

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Columbus Dispatch

Mon, 22 May 2017 19:59:52 +0000
A liberal policy group estimates that a tax cut on business income cost the state more than $1 billion in 2016.Policy Matters Ohio issued a policy brief today saying an assessment of actual filings showed that the tax break cost $945 million in 2015 — far more than previous estimates. It's safe to assume that the cost of the cut was greater than $1 billion in 2016 because the legislature increased the size of the tax break in 2015, the group said.Initially [...]
Mon, 22 May 2017 19:35:24 +0000
CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland man sentenced to die for killing 11 women and hiding the remains in and around his home has appealed his case to the U.S. Supreme Court.At issue are arguments by 57-year-old Anthony Sowell over the closure of an evidence hearing during his trial and his rejected offer to plead guilty.Sowell's attorneys have objected to the trial judge's closing of a pre-trial hearing over the admissibility of Sowell's videotaped police interrogation of [...]
Mon, 22 May 2017 19:27:26 +0000
 CINCINNATI (AP) — Prosecutors, attorneys and people across the Cincinnati region have had six months to analyze and debate the hung jury result in the murder trial of a white police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man.They'll soon find out whether a second trial will get a new result.Prospective jurors will report Thursday for the retrial of ex-University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing in the July 19, 2015, shooting of Sam DuBose [...]
Sun, 21 May 2017 12:03:52 +0000
The hugger-in-chief struck again last week.As Gov. John Kasich was taking audience questions at the Columbus Metropolitan Club, one woman took the mike and in a shaky voice said she fears the future of health care."I struggle with mental illness," she acknowledged.Kasich strode into the crowd toward her. "Come here, sweetheart," he said as he gave her a hug to the crowd's applause.The 24-year-old who works at [...]
Sat, 20 May 2017 20:38:05 +0000
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A child welfare agency in southwest Ohio says it has an existing case for the family that saw a mother shoot two of her children in the head.The 30-year-old mother has been jailed since her arrest shortly after the shootings Thursday in Dayton. An 8-year-old girl and a 6-year-old boy remain in critical condition. An 11-year-old daughter who was home at the time wasn't injured.Police say the woman put the two children on the front lawn after [...]
Fri, 19 May 2017 22:17:10 +0000
State Sen. Stephanie Kunze offered condolences on Friday to the family of Jennifer Kempton, who used her story of sexual abuse to advocate for legislation designed to help those convicted of prostitution have their criminal records cleared."Her advocacy and work to help victims of human trafficking, like herself, begin their lives anew was life-changing for many," Kunze, R-Hilliard, said in a statement. "Her experiences served as the inspiration behind this legislation, which [...]
Fri, 19 May 2017 12:18:12 +0000
A former State Highway Patrol commander accused of stalking a subordinate's wife put a GPS tracking device on her car so he could follow her after she ended their affair, federal authorities contended in a criminal complaint filed Wednesday.The complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Columbus accuses former Marietta post commander William Elschlager of cyberstalking and deprivation of rights under color of law. Marietta is about 125 miles southeast of Columbus.The FBI [...]
Fri, 19 May 2017 12:17:24 +0000
CINCINNATI — A county judge in Ohio vowed Thursday to shield jurors' identities and prevent distractions during the murder retrial of a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist.Judge Leslie Ghiz also reiterated that she's determined to seat a jury in Hamilton County, where she is based and Cincinnati is located, saying she doesn't think moving the trial is in anyone's best interests.County Prosecutor Joe Deters voiced support in November for moving [...]
Thu, 18 May 2017 21:45:25 +0000
Ohio’s income growth rate trails the national average since the start of the Great Recession as well as over a recent 12-month period, according to a new study by the Pew Charitable Trusts.Pew’s Fiscal 50 report also says Ohio is one of 19 states where tax revenue has not yet recovered from its peak over the last decade.Since the start of the Great Recession, Pew says personal income growth nationally has been slower than historical norms — an [...]
Thu, 18 May 2017 18:47:20 +0000
Senate President Larry Obhof said his chamber has the $800 million hole in mind as it crafts the new two-year budget, but members are anticipating that figure could go higher when new, official tax revenue estimates come in June.As state tax revenues continue to come in well under estimates for the current fiscal year — down about $775 million with two months remaining — Gov. John Kasich informed legislative leaders last month that they should act immediately [...]
Thu, 18 May 2017 18:46:49 +0000
A House Republican proposal to block undocumented workers who get hurt on the job from accessing workers’ compensation benefits sparked a passionate Ohio House debate Wednesday.Calling it a "dangerous, illogical provision," said Rep. Dan Ramos, D-Lorain, said the proposal, part of the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation budget, will punish injured workers and actually encourage the hiring of undocumented workers by shielding employers from liability for an injury. [...]
Thu, 18 May 2017 13:39:57 +0000
NEW PLYMOUTH, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a single-engine plane trying to land at a small airport in rural southern Ohio after an equipment malfunction veered off a runway and crashed into trees.The State Highway Patrol says none of the four people aboard the plane reported injuries after the crash Wednesday afternoon at the Vinton County Airport, roughly 50 miles (80 kilometers) southeast of Columbus.The highway patrol says the pilot was a 67-year-old man from [...]
Thu, 18 May 2017 11:23:27 +0000
Ohio motorists who can't put down their electronic devices might soon find themselves facing additional fines.Under House Bill 95, which passed unanimously out of a House committee on Wednesday, drivers who are pulled over for speeding, running a stop sign or other moving violations would get a ticket for that violation, then potentially face an additional $100 fine if they also were driving distracted.The distracted-driving enhancement would be a secondary [...]
Wed, 17 May 2017 22:35:05 +0000
Women who are breastfeeding babies could be excused from jury duty, under legislation being considered in the Ohio House.Rep. Anne Gonzales, R-Westerville, said she introduced House Bill 13 after hearing from a constituent who was picked for a jury despite needing to pump for her newborn during the proceedings."The commissioner tried to accommodate her need to pump, but she was provided a coat closet, which offered little privacy for her," Gonzales said in testimony [...]
Wed, 17 May 2017 20:42:37 +0000
Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, met privately with House Democrats at their regular weekly meeting Wednesday to talk about his agency, which has been a target of sharp criticism from Republicans.Sam Gifford, a spokesman for the bureau, said Cordray — the former attorney general of Ohio — discussed the bureau’s work protecting consumers, and the importance of the consumer bureau in addressing the problems that [...]
Wed, 17 May 2017 18:06:46 +0000
There’s a flood of opioid deaths in Ohio, so it makes sense to raid the state’s rainy-day fund to address them, Sen. Joe Schiavoni, D-Boardman said Wednesday.The lawmaker, who stepped down from his leadership post to run for governor, wants to add $200 million from the $2 billion rainy-day fund to the state’s opioid fight.Republican Gov. John Kasich says the state is spending $1 billion a year to counteract the epidemic, which is killing eight people [...]
Wed, 17 May 2017 12:41:46 +0000
The size of the field for Ohio secretary of state tripled Tuesday.State Rep. Kathleen Clyde, D-Kent, and Sen. Frank LaRose, R-Hudson, both announced bids for the office, which oversees elections and grants permission to do business in the state. Rep. Dorothy Pelanda, R-Marysville, has already declared her candidacy.Clyde, 37, seems primarily to be seeking the office to address what she sees as Republican attempts to [...]
Wed, 17 May 2017 11:52:35 +0000
AKRON — One of the victims of a house fire that killed seven people in Akron on Monday had survived an attack years ago in which her then-husband tried to set her on fire.In February 2001, Angela M. Boggs, 38, told Portage County deputy sheriffs that he tried to light her on fire inside their mobile home in Charlestown by pouring kerosene on her and threatening her with a cigarette lighter. Responding deputies reported hearing banging sounds coming from inside the residence [...]
Wed, 17 May 2017 11:26:12 +0000
WASHINGTON — Ohio lawmakers said Tuesday they're hoping for more information about reports that President Donald Trump shared classified information with the Russian foreign minister and ambassador last week, saying if the accounts are accurate, the matter should be taken seriously."We need to know what happened, and the president and the White House need to give a full explanation on this latest incident," said Rep. Pat Tiberi, R-Genoa Township.Sen. Rob [...]
Wed, 17 May 2017 02:36:31 +0000
Declaring that he wants more people to vote and elections to be more competitive, Ohio Sen. Frank LaRose today night declared his candidacy for secretary of state.LaRose, a Republican from Hudson, was the second candidate to announce for the office in less than 12 hours. Rep. Kathleen Clyde, D-Kent, launched her candidacy in the morning.Rep. Dorothy Pelanda, R-Marysville, already was running.LaRose, 38, said he’s had a passion for elections since [...]