Ike Mgbatogu

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Kasich views time with Lehman Brothers as asset

Appearing on NBC's Meet the Press last week, Kasich blamed the 2008 housing crisis on the irresponsibility of "Wall Street and brokers" that conned "people into thinking they could buy homes that they couldn't afford."

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Former home health aide gets 5 years in prison for rape

Two, the victim, now 18, also testified that Nian entered her upstairs bedroom and performed oral sex on her, leaving her there crying after the incident.

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Charges against officers brought focus back on Gray’s death, away from street violence

All of that and much more will be decided in the court of law. But for now, the curfew in Baltimore has been lifted,

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Medical cannabis one giant step to legalization in Ohio

Now, where would the profit go? It would go to county and local governments, according to the group’s plan. Opponents of the plan are not impressed.

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Kasich for president?

But for others, Kasich, when it really comes down to it, pound for pound, is just as qualified, if not better qualified to be president than anyone else in the race.

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Kasich agrees with Dems, vetoes student driver line in transportation bill

In an interview last week, Williams told the Call & Post that while she was pleased with the transportation compromise, and while she applauded efforts of both Democrats and Republicans to find common ground to resolve the stalemate,

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Job set asides in Cleveland and Akron dealt a blow

The senate gained a lending hand when the measure shifted to the Ohio House of Representative where a panel, after reviewing the matter,

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Race for Ohio senate seat is heating up

Aside from Strickland being up in age, an issue which Portman will probably, and better off leaving alone, the race is likely to dwell a lot on the governor’s years as governor.

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Report: Columbus is one of the most ‘economically segregated’ cities in the nation

Local economists weighed in. One of them, Bill Lafayette, who is the owner of Regionomics agreed, saying that far too often poor people live among other poor people and wealthy people pretty much do the same,

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Coleman’s final address full of pomp for a remarkable career, historic feats

Because of his deep passion for downtown revitalization and development, Coleman expressed his commitment to continue working with Connect Realty to develop affordable pads at the heart of downtown.

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