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The remains of what are believed to be about 55 U.S. servicemen arrived at Osan Air Base in South Korea as part of an agreement between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Billionaire Richard Branson wants to be on the “first official flight” to see space as a tourist by the end of 2018. His company’s latest test flight reached heights of more than 32 miles.
WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia Division of Highways documents show that bids for the first major “Roads to Prosperity” highways construction project have exceeded estimates by more than $100 million. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports documents opened Wednesday show the low bid for the Interstate 70 project in Wheeling came in at more than $270… Read More
Cincinnati’s Carriers has quite an impressive personnel listing, especially considering that a number of the interactions vital to the formation of the band had a lot to do with front man Curt Kiser (of Pomegranates and Enlou,) working a series of jobs unrelated to music – pushing carts at Whole Foods and working at the… Read More
CLEVELAND (AP) – A federal judge has ruled that local governments cannot make public federal government data about where prescription opioids were distributed. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency is providing the information to state and local governments to use in their lawsuits against companies that make, distribute and sell the drugs at the center of… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A Democratic Ohio attorney general candidate is facing legal questions over a campaign raffle offering supporters a chance to meet former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Former U.S. Attorney Steven Dettelbach raffled a spot at Friday’s fundraiser with Holder at Cincinnati’s Queen City Club for as little as a $5 donation…. Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ten more former students are suing Ohio State University over alleged sexual misconduct by a now-dead team doctor, accusing the school of “institutional indifference” about students’ safety and rights. The case filed Thursday is the third federal lawsuit brought by men alleging sexual abuse by Dr. Richard Strauss, who worked at… Read More
Every weekend local music geeks unite to provide the region with 11 hours of creatively curated tunes on WOUB 1340AM, an endeavor that is known commonly as Radio Free Athens! Typically the program runs from 9 a.m. EST to 8 p.m. EST every Saturday, and can also be heard through this link. Here is a… Read More
The Ohio State Old time Fiddlers Competition is held every year in August during the Parade of the Hills in Nelsonville, OH. The longstanding competition was originally held each summer at the Ohio State Fair in columbus, but was later moved to beautiful southeastern Ohio. This year the Old Time Fiddlers Competition will be held… Read More