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  • Nina Turner: ‘No One in Ohio Is Asking About Russia’

    05/28/2017 2:50:35 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 38 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 05/28/2017 | Pam Key
    Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” while discussing reports that President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, White House senior advisor Jared Kushner attempted to set up a back channel with Russia, former Democrat state senator from Ohio Nina Turner said, “No one in Ohio is asking about Russia.” Turner said, “No one in Ohio is asking about Russia. I mean, we have to deal with to deal with this. It’s all on the minds of the American people. But people in Ohio. they want to know about jobs, their children. I was just in California where California folks, especially the national...
  • Boehner: Trump's term 'disaster,' aside from foreign affairs

    05/26/2017 5:37:40 PM PDT · by Rennes Templar · 74 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | May 26, 2017 | Mary Kay Jalonick
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Former House Speaker John Boehner says that aside from international affairs and foreign policy, President Donald Trump's time in office has so far been a "complete disaster." Speaking at an energy conference Thursday in Houston, Boehner praised Trump for his approach abroad and his aggressiveness in fighting Islamic State militants, according to the energy publication Rigzone. "Everything else he's done (in office) has been a complete disaster," the Ohio Republican said, according to the publication. "He's still learning how to be president." Boehner said he's been friends with Trump for 15 years, but still has a hard...
  • Cop Overdoses after Touching Fentanyl Dust

    05/20/2017 9:02:23 PM PDT · by Rusty0604 · 90 replies
    Breitbart Texas ^ | 05/18/2017 | by Bob Price 
    An Ohio police officer passed out and had to be treated for an emergency overdose after he merely brushed some fentanyl powder off his shirt following a drug bust. It took four doses of the opioid overdose antidote, Narcan, to revive him. Chris Green took the normal safety precautions when he searched a car and arrested two suspects on drug charges, officials stated. However, upon returning to his station, another officer advised him he had white powder on his shirt. Without thinking about it, he brushed the dust off with his bare hand, Christian Broadcasting News (CBN) reported on Thursday....
  • Shipt to Hire 750 Grocery Shoppers Across Ohio

    05/19/2017 2:28:58 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 1 replies
    Marketwired ^ | May 16, 2017 | Julie Coop
    CINCINNATI, OH--(Marketwired - May 16, 2017) - Shipt, an app-based grocery delivery service that serves 40 major metropolitan areas across the country, today announced the company will hire 750 additional Shipt Shoppers to serve the Cincinnati, Dayton, and Columbus metros. Shipt provides members in Ohio with home delivery from Meijer and the company is now looking to grow its local workforce by 750 shoppers to meet increased demand. "Over the past several months we have seen tremendous growth across Ohio, thanks in large part to our partnership with Meijer," said Bill Smith, founder and CEO of Shipt. "Meijer is an...
  • 5 Year-Old Saves Parents From Heroin Overdose

    05/19/2017 10:09:55 AM PDT · by xzins · 42 replies
    700 WLW ^ | 19 May 17 | 700WLW
    (Middletown, OH) -- Middletown Police say a five-year-old saved his parents from an overdose at their home. The Middletown boy found Lee Johnson and Chelsie Marshall lying unconscious on the floor in their bathroom around 5:30 a.m. Thursday. Police say he then ran barefoot from the home in the 1900 block of Hill Avenue to his grandfather's house calling for help. Middletown Police Chief Rodney Muterspaw said the boys quick thinking saved not only his parents lives but a baby girl as well. Police say when they entered the home they found a three month old baby strapped in the...
  • OH: Cleveland Attempts to Steal Another Gun

    05/13/2017 4:09:17 AM PDT · by marktwain · 34 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 10 May, 2017 | Dean Weingarten
    On March 24 in 2015, in Cleveland, Brian Bridges shot a man in self defense. He had a concealed carry permit from Ohio, and was never charged with a crime.  But the accomplice of the man who was shot was charged.  From clevescene.com: That trial wasn't to be— the defendant pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in October 2015. But now, in 2017, Bridges still hasn't gotten his handgun and other items back, the complaint alleges. From courthousenews.com:  Bridges claims Cleveland police unlawfully seized his property, “including a Glock 21 semiautomatic handgun, ammunition, holsters and a redcherry piccolo,” to be...
  • Police investigate killing of Ohio police chief, 2 others

    05/13/2017 1:24:42 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 4 replies
    KOTV-TV ^ | May 13, 2017 | The Associated Press
    KIRKERSVILLE, Ohio (AP) - Authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of an Ohio police chief and two employees of a nursing home. Law enforcement officials searched two vehicles and a home following Friday's killings in Kirkersville, a village of about 500 residents roughly 25 miles (39 kilometers) east of Columbus....
  • Shocking video shows how boy, eight, was assaulted and left unconscious on a school bathroom...

    05/12/2017 2:18:09 PM PDT · by Morgana · 23 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | May 12, 2017 | Associated Press and Ariel Zilber For Dailymail.com
    FULL TITLE: Shocking video shows how boy, eight, was assaulted and left unconscious on a school bathroom floor while classmates kicked and laughed at him for FIVE MINUTES - two days before he committed suicide Cincinnati school officials have released disturbing surveillance video which reveals how a January 24 locker room assault left an eight-year-old unconscious two days before he hanged himself. The video, shot from a hallway camera at Carson Elementary School shows Gabriel Taye being pulled to the ground by another student in a bathroom and left lying for over five minutes while other boys crowd over his...
  • Eight-year-old killed himself just two days after he was beaten unconscious by a classmate in....

    05/11/2017 2:10:10 PM PDT · by Morgana · 81 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | May 11, 2017 | Hannah Parry For Dailymail.com
    FULL TITLE: Eight-year-old killed himself just two days after he was beaten unconscious by a classmate in school bathrooms An eight-year-old boy committed suicide just two days after he was beaten unconscious by his Ohio classmates. Gabriel 'Gabe' Taye was found hanging in his bedroom by his heartbroken mother Cornelia Reynolds on January 26. At the time, officials at Carson Elementary School told her there was no evidence of bullying and that Gabe has simply fainted. Scroll down for video
  • OSU Wexner CEO resigns over faculty concerns about leadership

    05/10/2017 8:08:51 AM PDT · by buckalfa · 2 replies
    Becker's Hospital Review ^ | May 10, 2017 | Anuja Vaidya
    Columbus-based Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center CEO Sheldon Retchin, MD, has resigned, following complaints about his leadership from the faculty. He is also stepping down from his position as executive vice president of health sciences at the medical center. Twenty-five Columbus-based Ohio State University College of Medicine physicians and professors signed a letter of "no confidence" in Dr. Retchin and his executive team at the beginning of May. The letter notes that 100 faculty members from the college of medicine express the same sentiments as the letter; however, not all signed it due to fear of retaliation. Soon after,...
  • 'Gray death' is the latest opioid street mix causing worry

    05/06/2017 9:58:46 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 69 replies
    Investigators who nicknamed the street mixture have detected it or recorded overdoses blamed on it in Alabama, Georgia and Ohio. The drug looks like concrete mix and varies in consistency from a hard, chunky material to a fine powder. The substance is a combination of several opioids blamed for thousands of fatal overdoses nationally, including heroin, fentanyl, carfentanil — sometimes used to tranquilize large animals like elephants — and a synthetic opioid called U-47700. ... Last year, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration listed U-47700 in the category of the most dangerous drugs it regulates, saying it was associated with dozens...
  • Preschool teacher fired after seen dragging child at Youngstown school

    05/04/2017 10:22:03 AM PDT · by Morgana · 5 replies
    WKBN ^ | May 4, 2017 | Sarah Mercer
    YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A preschool teacher has been fired after mishandling a young student Tuesday, according to Alta Head Start administration. The teacher was employed by Alta Head Start, a program that serves 845 children from birth to 5 years old. It operates Programs of Promise at Wilson School in Youngstown.
  • Dem Senator: 'The Public Knows That Government Shutdowns Are Always Caused by Republicans'

    05/02/2017 2:39:06 PM PDT · by RightGeek · 30 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 5/1/2017 | Nathan Lichtman
    Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), a man who should be afraid for his job in conservative Ohio, said "the public knows that government shutdowns are always caused by Republicans." So do we know that...?CNN video at link
  • Ohio Boy Scouts leader suspected of raping teen is indicted

    04/28/2017 3:49:13 PM PDT · by Morgana · 18 replies
    wowk ^ | April 28, 2017 | STAFF
    OLMSTED FALLS, Ohio (AP) - A former suburban Cleveland Boy Scouts troop leader suspected of raping a teenage boy has been charged with rape, kidnapping and gross sexual imposition. Twenty-eight-year-old Aaron Robertson was arrested last month and terminated from his role as a voluntary, unarmed auxiliary police officer in Olmsted Falls.
  • John Kasich Sounds Like He's Over The Republican Party

    04/28/2017 7:50:20 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 70 replies
    BuzzFeed ^ | 04/28/2017 | Henry J. Gomez
    The Ohio governor ran for the Republican nomination and lost. Now, in his new book and on the road, he's critical of the party and frequently noting the day will come when an independent could win the presidency. Is there space for Republicans like John Kasich in the party anymore? Is John Kasich still a Republican? The Ohio governor and mainstay of the party’s mainstream is out this week with a book that at times reads like an angry breakup letter. “Oh yeah, I’m a Repub… ,” Kasich trailed off, conspicuously unable to finish the word in his rapid-fire stream...
  • Man in court for traffic ticket drops bag of cocaine on floor in front of judge

    04/27/2017 11:49:29 AM PDT · by DFG · 26 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 04/27/2017 | Emily Crane
    A man facing court for a minor traffic ticket ended up in handcuffs after accidentally dropping a bag of cocaine right in front of the judge. Lemar Reed, 39, fronted Lorain Municipal Court in Cleveland, Ohio last week to enter his plea on the traffic charge. But when Reed walked up to speak to the judge, he unknowingly dropped the drugs onto the floor.
  • Police: Woman held captive in pit, neighbor arrested

    04/26/2017 6:58:21 PM PDT · by Morgana · 45 replies
    Fox 19 ^ | April 26, 2017 | Jordan Vilines, Jennifer Baker
    BLANCHESTER, OH (FOX19) - A crying woman was found captive in a pit dug in her neighbor's backyard shed early Wednesday, police say. Dennis Dunn, 45, was arrested and charged with her kidnapping. Officers first responded to the Blanchester neighborhood at 1:30 a.m. after a woman reported her daughter, Jennifer Elliott, missing from a Central Avenue home, according to Blanchester Police Chief Scott Reinbolt. A neighbor called to report hearing cries from a backyard shed around 4 a.m. The first officer who arrived also heard the cries, which led him to the shed. *****VIDEO ON LINK*****
  • Honda supplier gets $300K tax credit to bring 85 jobs to Springfield (Ohio)

    04/24/2017 9:24:43 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 1 replies
    The Springfield News-Sun ^ | April 24, 2017 | Matt Sanctis
    A Japanese auto parts supplier is one step closer to creating 85 new jobs and taking over a Springfield industrial park after receiving tax credits valued at about $300,000 on Monday. Members of the Ohio Tax Credit Authority voted unanimously Monday to approve a 1.217-percent, seven-year tax credit for the Topre America Corp., which has pledged to take over Springfield’s Champion City Business Park. Topre plans to invest $55 million and create at least 85 jobs, with the expectation more workers could be added over the next several years. The 85 jobs the company has pledged to bring to Springfield...
  • Campbell Soup warehouse will create 160 jobs (Ohio)

    04/21/2017 5:55:54 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 10 replies
    The Courier ^ | April 21, 2017 | Lou Wilin
    Campbell Soup Supply Co. will start construction of a 741,000-square-foot warehouse on Findlay’s north end by June. The warehouse will employ 160 when it opens by summer 2018, south of Hancock County 212 and the McLane Co. distribution center, said Tim Mayle, director of Findlay-Hancock County Economic Development. It will be shipping Campbell Soup to supermarkets and to individuals ordering food online, Mayle said. Plans for the warehouse were approved Thursday by the Findlay City Planning Commission. Separately, NWO (Northwest Ohio Orthopedics & Sports Medicine) won planning commission approval to build a 13,332-square-foot surgery center at the northeast corner of...
  • Catholic Priest Hit with Car by Clinic Volunteer at Columbus OH Abortion Center

    04/18/2017 3:30:46 PM PDT · by Morgana · 10 replies
    CreatedEqualFilms ^ | Published on Apr 17, 2017 | Created Equal
    Catholic Priest Hit with Car by Clinic Volunteer at Columbus OH Abortion Center On April 8, 2017, Father Joseph Klee, a Parish Priest at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, was injured and almost run over by Michelle Davis, a local abortion clinic volunteer, as she steals Father Klee’s lawfully displayed anti-abortion signs from the public sidewalk. The incident took place in front of Founder’s Women’s Center in Columbus, OH. Video footage clearly depicts Ms. Davis stealing Father Klee’s pro-life signs and attempting to speed off with them. Ms. Davis injures Father Klee by almost running him over as he attempts to...