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Ohio Health Officials Say Insurance Premiums To Go Up Under New Healthcare Law

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Ohio officials say health insurance rates could increase an average of 18 percent for small businesses and 41 percent for individuals participating in plans in the new marketplaces created by federal law. Individuals can get private health insurance, subsidized by the federal government, through the so-called exchanges. Open enrollment starts Oct. 1, and coverage takes… Read More

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Feds Find Numerous Violations At Army Facility Where Three Died

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Federal officials say nearly a dozen safety standards were violated at an Army weapons-testing pond near Baltimore where a Navy diver from Caldwell and two others have died this year. The Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration said Thursday that it found seven serious violations at the facility in Aberdeen known as the "super… Read More

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Bobcats Earn Eight Votes In Coaches’ Poll


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The Ohio Bobcats earned eight votes in the USA Today Preseason Coaches’ Poll released Thursday, but remained unranked entering the season. The poll counts for one-third of the formula determining Bowl Championship Series standings. Ohio is one of four Mid-American Conference schools to earn votes in the poll, up from just one team last season…. Read More

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PTSD and Civilian Life


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On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Tom Walker talks with veteran Eric Burke about post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Walker and Burke discuss the stigma associated with PTSD in the military, seeking treatment for PTSD, and the difficulties inherent in transitioning back to civilian life.