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Ohio International Students Won’t Comment on Trump’s Travel Ban

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ATHENS, Ohio — International students at Ohio University are reluctant to comment in President Trump’s most recent action banning residents of some Muslim countries from entering the U.S. The President signed an executive order Friday that bars of refugees from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. The policy, titled “Protection Of The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry… Read More

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Chief: Huntington Homicide Probes Up Fourfold To 12 In 2016

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – Huntington’s police chief says homicide investigations by the city’s police department in West Virginia’s second-largest city rose fourfold to 12 in 2016 compared to the year before. Police Chief Joe Ciccarelli tells The Herald-Dispatch that seven of the investigations involved drugs. The others involved a domestic dispute, a bar fight, a… Read More

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ACA Repeal Could Affect Addiction Treatment, Hospitals in Southeast Ohio

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ATHENS, Ohio — The implications of repealing the Affordable Care Act –which is also referred to as Obamacare– could go beyond thousands losing health insurance in southeast Ohio. The ACA expanded the traditional idea of healthcare being there for an individual in case of a medical emergency to include proactive coverage for “essential health benefits.”… Read More