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James Alex Fields rammed his car into counterprotestors in 2017, killing Heather Heyer and injuring several other people. He was convicted of first degree murder and other charges.
ATHENS — The Executive Vice President and Provost of Ohio University has recommended taking away the tenure of a journalism professor investigated for sexual harassment. A university investigation substantiated allegations that Dr. Yusuf Kalyango sexually harassed a graduate student employee. Also substantiated were allegations of sexual harassment by hostile work environment and harassment based on gender. Last… Read More
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – A residential treatment facility has opened in West Virginia for new and expectant mothers suffering from drug addiction along with their children. Health care provider Marshall Health opened Project Hope for Women and Children on Thursday in Huntington. Marshall Health says in a statement the 15,000 square-foot renovated facility features 18… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Health officials say the number of infant deaths in Ohio decreased overall from 2016 to 2017, but racial disparity continued as deaths among black infants increased. The state recorded 982 infant deaths last year, down from 1,024 the previous year. But the Ohio Department of Health says the number of black… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Cleveland Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam are part of a group planning to build a $230 million stadium for the Columbus Crew as part of a bid to keep the MLS team in the city. The Haslams and Columbus-area investors announced in October they are trying to buy the Crew… Read More