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Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Nov. 01, 2021 09:14 AM EDT

Akron Beacon Journal. Oct. 31, 2021. Editorial: Ohio Republicans ignore will of people by drawing partisan legislative maps Ohio’s Republicans aren’t even trying. They have brushed off the hopes of Ohio voters and are taking their own path. ...

Jobless claims at pre-pandemic levels; fraud still a concern

Oct. 28, 2021 15:09 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Initial jobless claims in Ohio have returned to pre-pandemic levels for the first time, according to two weeks of state data. The positive economic news comes even as a fresh state auditor's report sheds more light on the extent of fraud experienced by Ohio’s...

Funeral honors Ohio sailor killed in suicide bomber attack

Sep. 13, 2021 14:31 PM EDT

BERLIN HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio sailor killed in a suicide bomber attack during the recent evacuation mission in Afghanistan was laid to rest Monday in his hometown, remembered as an adventurer who threw himself into everything he did. Only recently, Navy Corpsman...