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Quick Look: Media Battle In The Midst Of The Gaza War


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Social media is creating a stir in the repetitive violence of the Gaza War. For the first time in history, Israelis and Palestinians in the midst of the crisis can share their experiences. At the same time, U.S. media outlets are facing heat for presenting "biased" sides of the story. WOUB's Alyssa Pasicznyk reports.

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Sources: Cabell County’sTwo Biggest Hospitals In Talk To Merge

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Sources tell WSAZ.com that Cabell Huntington Hospital and St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington are in serious talks to merge, with an announcement expected this week. Cabell Huntington Hospital issued a statement to WSAZ.com Monday saying Cabell Huntington and St. Mary's "have had and are continuing discussions toward an affiliation." According to the statement, the… Read More

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Inside Out: Artist Rajorshi Ghosh Shares His Vantage Point

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Artist Rajorshi Ghosh grew up as the child of two architects. He could read blueprints and identify the work of building luminaries such as Louis Kahn at an early age. Everyone told him that he, too, would become an architect. It was in the blood.

Of course, he says, this made him want to defy his presumed destiny. But as he began to mine his creative muse, a funny thing happened: The architecture background began to emerge a bit.

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Water Ban In Toledo Lifted

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The mayor of Toledo, Ohio, has lifted a water ban that left 400,000 Ohio and Michigan residents scrambling for water for drinking, cooking and bathing. Mayor D. Michael Collins says Monday that the Lake Erie drinking water is safe and that the warning has been lifted. The announcement comes after people in northwestern Ohio and… Read More

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WOUB, School Of Communication Studies Pick Up Emmy Award; Student Productions Recognized

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Evan Shaw and Lynn Harter were recipients of an Emmy award this weekend for an excerpt of a new documentary series “The Courage of Creativity.” The award was received during the annual award ceremony at the Hilton Columbus Downtown. The series focuses on the power of art programming to help individuals and organizations. The concept grew… Read More

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Memorial Bridge Closed For Repairs

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A bridge linking Parkersburg and Belpre, Ohio, is shutting down for repairs. Media outlets report that the Memorial Bridge will close Monday. Repairs are expected to be completed in two weeks. The $182,000 project includes replacing an expansion join and about 400 square feet of concrete deck. The bridge spanning the Ohio River opened in… Read More