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Rideshare Drivers in Ohio Urged To Check Insurance

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Ohio is warning drivers considering work with a ridesharing service such as Uber or Lyft to understand the insurance implications.   Rideshare companies operating in Columbus, Cincinnati and Cleveland use smartphone apps to connect potential passengers with drivers using their personal vehicles.   In a warning Wednesday, Ohio Lt. Gov. and Insurance Director Mary Taylor… Read More

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West Virginia Official: $2 Million In Chemical Spill Costs Reimbursable

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A West Virginia homeland security official thinks responders for a Jan. 9 chemical spill into the water supply could receive $2 million in federal help. Homeland security official Greg Myers says the estimate covers state and local agencies, and select nonprofits, like volunteer fire departments. He says the total could grow. Public agencies and nonprofits… Read More

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Rahall Raises $324k In WVa’s 3rd; Jenkins, $194k

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Democrat U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall raised almost $324,000 last quarter for his contested re-election bid, while GOP challenger Evan Jenkins banked about $193,500.   Federal Election Commission reports say Rahall has about $1.1 million in his campaign account after the January-through-March fundraising period. Jenkins has about $512,000 cash on hand.   Rahall is seeking his… Read More