Associated Press


DeWine Endorses Santorum
5:53 pm
Fri February 17, 2012

AG DeWine Endorses Santorum

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is backing Rick Santorum's presidential bid.      DeWine's about-face comes just 18 days before Ohio and nine other states host critical Super Tuesday contests.

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Redistricting Remains for 2012
5:14 pm
Fri February 17, 2012

No Ohio Redistricting Decision Before 2012 Election

The Ohio Supreme Court says it won't consider a lawsuit challenging new state House and Senate districts
before this year's elections.

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Statewide News
10:30 am
Fri February 17, 2012

Teen Pleads 'Not Guilty' in Ohio Craigslist Killings

An Ohio teen has pleaded not guilty to killing one man and attempting to kill a second in a deadly Craigslist robbery scheme that targeted older and single out-of-work men.

Brogan Rafferty, his ankles and wrists cuffed, made a brief appearance Friday in adult felony court in Akron on charges originally filed in Noble County, where the case unfolded.

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Business & Technology
10:27 am
Fri February 17, 2012

Marcellus Gas Production and Recycling Rise


Production of Marcellus Shale natural gas in Pennsylvania rose again in the second half of 2011, slightly
exceeding projections.

The state reported Friday that drillers produced the equivalent of 1.66 billion cubic feet of gas per day from July to December.

That's up from about 1.19 billion cubic feet per day in the previous six months.

That translates into a yearly average of about 1.42 billion cubic feet per day. That's up slightly from previous industry projections of 1.3 billion for 2011.

Ohio Speed Limit
6:12 pm
Thu February 16, 2012

Ohio House Panel OKs Plan for 70 MPH Speed Limit

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The speed limit for cars and trucks on Ohio's interstate highways would increase from 65 mph to 70 mph under a bill passed by a House committee.

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