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Ohio Judge Shot Outside Courthouse Continues to Recover

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – The county judge shot and wounded while walking to an Ohio courthouse continues to recover. Judge Joseph Bruzzese Jr. was shot Monday morning outside the Jefferson County courthouse in Steubenville (STOO’-behn-vihl), along the Ohio River roughly 30 miles west of Pittsburgh. The judge’s brother tells the Steubenville Herald-Star the judge is sitting… Read More

Senate Overrides 6 Kasich Vetoes, Delayed Managed Care Tax Vote

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – The Ohio Senate has overridden six of Republican Gov. John Kasich’s budget vetoes while stopping short of reversing his decision to strike a tax hike proposal that the administration had called “unsustainable.” Senators voted Tuesday to restore budget provisions giving legislators additional control over future Medicaid spending and imposing additional requirements… Read More

Conversion Therapy Banned in Athens

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ATHENS  – Athens City Council members unanimously approved the ban of conversion therapy within the city limits Monday night at their regular meeting. “(Athens is) a city full of love and tolerance, inclusiveness and community,” said Councilmember Chris Fahl before the measure was approved. “This was brought forth by people who wanted to see change. That’s the… Read More