Ohio Man Charged With Fatally Drugging Wife

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man accused of fatally drugging his bedridden wife with her prescription medications has been charged with aggravated murder. Fifty-six-year-old Jon Costell of Milford Center also was indicted in Union County for involuntary manslaughter,...

Vigil Remembers Slain Teen On Her 18th Birthday

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A candlelight vigil staged by family and friends remembered a slain central Ohio teen on the day she would have turned 18. The Columbus Dispatch (http://bit.ly/UuPz8J) reports the gathering at an east Columbus park on Wednesday night came after Shevona...
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My Old Friend Dick Knotts

Milepost 855 From time to time, I’ve mentioned people that I have met in this great hobby. One of those people was certainly Dick Knotts who lived near Washington, DC. Dick was a great modeler and was active in the NMRA. When I was thumbing through some of those old NMRA...

Settlement Ends Ohio Workers Comp Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A settlement has been reached in a class-action lawsuit charging that Ohio’s state insurance fund for injured workers overcharged employers hundreds of millions of dollars over several years. The agreement announced Wednesday night creates a $420...
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Testimony ends in trial over $2B Clippers sale

FILE – In this June 15, 2009, file photo, Richard Parsons, then Chairman of Citigroup, speaks at Time Warner’s headquarters in New York. Parsons, the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, is is expected to be called as a witness Tuesday, July 22, 2014, to support...
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NCAA enforcement director defends investigators

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks at the opening of the NCAA college Big 12 Conference football media days in Dallas, Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/LM Otero) Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks at the opening of the NCAA college Big 12 Conference football media days in...
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JFK returns to old look in new collectors’ coins

A newly-stamped gold coin of President John F. Kennedy is examined at the U.S. Mint at West Point on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in West Point, N.Y. Kennedy is getting a new look on the new coin that is being made by the mint to mark the 50 years since the slain president debuted on...
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Family: Teen pilot who crashed in ocean knew risks

AAA Jul. 24, 2014 7:29 AM ETFamily: Teen pilot who crashed in ocean knew risksAP In a photo provided by Citizens Foundation, Haris Suleman, center right, in blue shirt, and his father, Babar Suleman, center left, stand with the plane in early July 2014 in Pakistan that they were...

Tammy

Gas is $4 a gallon? Thanks Obamacare! – Tammy Perhaps I should thank the critics who gave plenty of hate to the movie, “Tammy.” I had put off seeing this flick before finally traveling to the cinemas last weekend. I’ve enjoyed Melissa McCarthy and the...

Meeting Set About Layoffs In Uranium Plant Cleanup

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Local officials are hosting a public meeting to discuss warnings about 675 potential layoffs for workers decontaminating and decommissioning a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio. Layoffs are expected to begin in October for some workers cleaning up...