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Ohio Elections Chief Opens Investigation into Pot Petitions

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ohio’s elections chief named a special investigator on Wednesday to review what he calls “significant disparities” in a marijuana legalization group’s ballot petitions and said he is subpoenaing the campaign’s director. The announcement by Secretary of State Jon Husted is the latest show of force by the state’s Republican powerbrokers against… Read More

Bo Koster at 2015 Newport Folk Festival (Josh Antonuccio/WOUB)

Great Gig in the Sky: OU Alum Joins Roger Waters for Historic Newport Set

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Last weekend, the Newport Folk Festival celebrated the 50th anniversary of Bob Dylan’s legendary electric performance in 1965. To commemorate this historic moment, organizer Jay Sweet put together a weekend of music featuring legends, mainstays and up-and-coming artists from the folk and rock genres. The event included a star-studded tribute to Bob Dylan (including Dawes,… Read More