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For someone to become “hangry,” context is key. People need to be in a negative situation or subject to negative stimuli to have a hangry response.
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai succeeded in repealing the 2015 rules for internet service providers. But some states have already acted to keep net neutrality alive on their turf.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) – Federal prosecutors say a veteran Democratic consultant and lobbyist gave “Christmas presents” to a high-ranking state official to retain a lucrative contract for one of his clients. James Sullivan is accused of bribery, and his trial began Monday in Lexington. He is one of several people ensnared in a federal bribery… Read More
Research shows that bees possess a mathematical ability once thought to exist only in dolphins, primates, birds and humans who are beyond the preschool years.
President Trump doesn’t speak Korean and little is known about Kim Jong Un’s English skills. The best interpreters serve as both linguists and diplomats. They understand the politics behind the words.
Giving kids a diet varied in flavors and textures from the get-go can help them be more open to trying new foods. The problem is America’s food landscape makes that ideal hard to live up to.
On Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17, at 2 p.m. the Senior Moments Ensemble of the ABC Players will perform a stage reading of Susan Glaspell’s one act play Trifles. The performance, sponsored by Tansky Motors of Logan, will take place at Stuart’s Opera House (30 Public Square, Nelsonville, OH). The venue is on the ground… Read More
The Supreme Court upheld the most aggressive voter-purge law in the country. If a voter doesn’t respond to mailings or hasn’t voted in two consecutive elections, they are kicked off the rolls.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ohio will start offering driver’s licenses on July 2 that comply with new federal security regulations. That’s because beginning in October 2020, the current Ohio driver’s license won’t be enough to go through security on commercial flights in the U.S. The state’s Bureau of Motor Vehicles says Ohio residents should get… Read More
REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) – As Ohio’s fair season begins, authorities are urging people to use good hygiene to protect themselves from viruses and other illnesses while visiting livestock exhibits. The agriculture and health departments issued the reminder with millions of people expected to attend any of the 94 county and independent fairs, starting this week… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – A federal judge has given final approval of a $151 million settlement of a lawsuit stemming from a chemical spill into a West Virginia river. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports that U.S. District Judge John T. Copenhaver granted approval Friday of a 2014 settlement between plaintiffs and West Virginia American Water and… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – President Donald Trump has nominated two Ohioans to the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati. State Solicitor Eric E. Murphy and Chad Readler, principal deputy at the U.S. Department of Justice in Columbus, were nominated Thursday. U.S. Senate confirmation is required. Murphy has been solicitor in Republican Attorney General… Read More
The Dairy Barn Arts Center is announcing its final Spoken & Heard event of the spring, Thursday evening, June 14, 2018 at 6 p.m. The fourth and final installment of the spring series, “Spoken & Heard, Poetry of Departure and Relevance,” will be hosted by Athens Poet Laureate, Kari Gunter-Seymour, and will feature Appalachian poets Pauletta… Read More
WOUB Public Media has recently received approval to post these pictures from The Decemberists’ Friday, June 1 performance at the 2018 Nelsonville Music Festival. Appreciate them below.