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April 24, 2017, 06:51:59 PM
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Steve.Deserved.Better, do you mean 'I am he as you are he as you are me
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Hyundai and Kia recall 1.2 Million cars.

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April 24, 2017, 06:51:59 PM Steve.Deserved.Better
If you mean, me myself and I.  Then yes.  Hey Runner!!! How ya doing?!

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Columbus Dispatch

Tue, 30 May 2017 11:40:19 +0000
A series of bills aimed at expanding the rights of Ohio gun owners is making its way through the legislature.If all are passed, the bills would greatly ease the ability of individuals to carry a concealed weapon.One bill would remove the need for a license to carry a concealed handgun. Another would remove the responsibility of concealed-carry holders to notify law-enforcement officers that they’re carrying weapons when pulled over. And another would widen the legal [...]
Mon, 29 May 2017 11:09:14 +0000
Ohio transportation officials are preparing a grand experiment to help relieve evening rush-hour congestion on I-670 out of Downtown.The Hard Shoulder Pilot Project is expected to begin sometime in 2018 and wrap up in 2019. The Ohio Department of Transportation’s plan would open the left shoulder of eastbound I-670 between 4th Street Downtown and I-270 on the East Side and implement variable speed limits during the afternoon commute. There are no plans to open the [...]
Sat, 27 May 2017 10:57:44 +0000
Drive the shoreline of Lake Erie, Alum Creek Lake or any other Ohio waterway in coming weekends and you’ll likely see powerboats pulling people on skis and tubes.Ohio law requires boaters towing someone to have a spotter on board — a person to keep an eye on the safety of the person at the far end of the rope. But some boaters and lawmakers want a change that would allow boaters to use rearview mirrors rather than another person on the boat to [...]
Fri, 26 May 2017 23:21:32 +0000
CINCINNATI (AP) — The jury in the murder retrial of a white Ohio police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist will not see the officer's undershirt depicting a Confederate battle flag, because a judge ruled Friday that the garment is too prejudicial.Prosecutors said the T-shirt Tensing wore under his uniform the day of Samuel DuBose's death was relevant because it was undamaged, countering Tensing's claim he was getting dragged by DuBose's car as he tried to [...]
Thu, 25 May 2017 10:32:31 +0000
Ohioans drafting Cleveland Browns quarterback Cody Kessler to lead their fantasy football teams can have their judgment questioned, but they wouldn’t have to fear having violated state law under a bill passed by the state House on Wednesday.Legislation legalizing the popular fantasy-sports industry in Ohio passed 82-15. Oversight and licensing of the for-profit online industry would fall to the Ohio Casino Control Commission, but the games would specifically be exempt from [...]
Wed, 24 May 2017 21:52:38 +0000
Although President Donald Trump's first budget is widely considered dead on arrival, environmental agencies, researchers and natural resource advocates in Ohio can’t help but notice it marks a second attempt of his administration to take aim at them.The president’s $4.1 trillion 2018 budget proposal suggests completely cutting federal money for [...]
Wed, 24 May 2017 20:49:13 +0000
COLUMBUS — State lawmakers finalized legislation today setting a third annual back-to-school sales tax holiday over the first weekend in August.The measure, Senate Bill 9, passed the House on a vote of 92-1. The Senate later concurred on amendments — namely the addition of an [...]
Wed, 24 May 2017 16:12:42 +0000
CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio police officer is recovering after touching what authorities say is a suspected drug during a narcotics-related traffic stop.Officials say the Cincinnati police officer felt light headed after touching the substance on Tuesday.The officer was treated at a hospital. Police will test the substance to determine what it is.A police officer in eastern Ohio accidentally overdosed last week when he touched the powerful opioid fentanyl [...]
Wed, 24 May 2017 10:47:05 +0000
Concerns about the Franklin County coroner’s alterations of death certificates — including one that let a drunken driver escape a felony vehicular homicide charge — has drawn the attention of some state legislators who want to ensure such moves don’t happen again.“There are no checks and balances on the coroner's office, and because of that, the man who killed my fiance's mother is free with only a misdemeanor on his record,” Dawn [...]
Tue, 23 May 2017 21:03:44 +0000
The seven living Ohio House speakers were on hand in the Statehouse rotunda Tuesday for the unveiling of seven portraits of former speakers.At the behest of current Speaker Cliff Rosenberger, R-Clarksville, a trio of artists painted portraits of House speakers dating back to 1967. He said during the late morning ceremony that people already get to see the portraits of Senate presidents in the Statehouse, and this will add the speakers as well."It’s an awesome [...]
Tue, 23 May 2017 20:11:50 +0000
Opponents of a ballot issue aimed at lowering prescription drug prices today announced a broad coalition to fight the proposal Ohioans will see in the Nov. 7 election.The group Ohioans Against the Deceptive Rx Ballot Issue formed to oppose the Ohio Drug Price Relief Act, an initiated statute that, if passed, would require the state government to pay no more for prescription drugs than the lowest price paid by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.The coalition is anchored by [...]
Tue, 23 May 2017 19:02:59 +0000
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A neighbor of a family that died in a house fire was charged Tuesday with intentionally setting it ablaze, killing two adults and five children.Stanley Ford, 58, was charged with aggravated murder and arson, Akron police said.Investigators would not discuss a possible motive in the May 15 fire or say what led them to Ford, who was taken into custody Tuesday. A message seeking comment was left at his home.Other than being neighbors, [...]
Tue, 23 May 2017 12:46:05 +0000
ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — Firefighters in Ohio say a man who fell from a cliff and spent four days in a ravine was rescued after he crawled 300 yards (274 meters) to a country club, despite having broken both his legs and arms.WJW-TV reports ( ) the man was found Monday in Elyria. He told firefighters he had been hiking Thursday when he fell over a cliff into a river.Assistant Elyria Fire Chief Joe Pronesti says the cliff is anywhere from 30 feet (9 [...]
Mon, 22 May 2017 22:12:17 +0000
The Ohio Lottery Commission pulled back its request today for the state Controlling Board to approve an unbid contract extension and renewal options through mid-2027 with Intralot, the Greek company that operates the state’s gaming systems.The Dispatch reported last week that the lottery’s proposed contract extension with Intralot disregarded the advice of a paid consultant, Spectrum Gaming Group, which recommended against a long-term agreement because "extending the [...]
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 [...]