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Power company says utility commission has no power to investigate role...

An Akron-based utility company that figures prominently in a massive nuclear bailout scandal this week told state regulators they don't have the authority to investigate 

Broadband access source of testing, analysis, and could be legislative debate

With an increase in remote learning, digital workplaces and Zoom meetings, the discussion over broadband internet connectivity has come up in different ways throughout...

Cleveland debate: Fact checking claims from Trump, Biden

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden squared off in their first General Election debate in Cleveland on Tuesday night. There were plenty...

Ohio takes first steps toward big Medicaid overhaul

Ohio Medicaid, which provides health care to more than a quarter of the state's population is poised to take a big step in a major overhaul of the program.

FirstEnergy says it didn’t have “strategic direction” of nuclear plants during...

FirstEnergy is trying to distance itself from a massive corruption scandal that has gripped the Statehouse since July, but it's unclear whether federal or state officials are buying it.

Ohio AG files suit in mammoth bribery scandal

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost on Wednesday sued the players in a massive scandal that continues to roil state politics. 

State legislature approves ban on local ‘bag bans’

Paper or plastic? That’s a question headed to the governor’s desk. The state legislature has approved House Bill 242 that would prevent local governments from enacting...

Senate Committee passes firearm dealer protection, resolution against police defunding

A bill sponsored by Ohio Senate President Larry Obhof to bar public officials from closing down licensed firearm dealers passed through committee on Tuesday,...

Consumer advocate again demanding independent probe of FirstEnergy

Ohio's official consumer advocate is again asking that regulators mount an independent investigation into whether a Northern Ohio utility improperly used ratepayer funds to fuel what federal prosecutors called the biggest bribery scandal in state history.

Community pharmacy group says CVS, other bigs are unfairly steering patients

A huge majority of community pharmacists have lost patients in the last six months due to unfair practices by much larger competitors, an industry group that represents small pharmacists said last week.
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