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GM loans $40 million to firm to acquire, retool shuttered Lordstown, Ohio, factory

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – General Motors Co (GM.N) confirmed on Monday it agreed to loan $40 million to an electric vehicle start-up to facilitate the acquisition of its shuttered Lordstown Assembly plant in Ohio. FILE PHOTO: The GM logo is seen at the General Motors Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant in...
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Proposed Ohio Abortion Ban, Including Suggestion Doctors Attempt to Re-Implant Ectopic Pregnancies, Draws Widespread Scrutiny

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click to enlarge Rep. Candice Keller, Ohio House of Representatives A bill proposing a total ban on abortions now before the Ohio House of Representatives has drawn media coverage from as far away as England over a provision that some say requires doctors to perform the impossible — or potentially...
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Pit bull attack: 88-year-old Army vet saves 10-year-old girl using toy soldier to fight off dog

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An 88-year-old Army veteran is being hailed as a hero after he sprang into action and fought off a pit bull that was attacking his 10-year-old neighbor in Perry Township, Ohio. Leonard Miller, 88, used a 3-foot-tall plastic toy soldier to get the dog off of the girl. “(The dog)...
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Oklahoma judge reduces Johnson & Johnson opioid payout to $465 million

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(Reuters) – An Oklahoma judge on Friday said Johnson & Johnson must pay that state $465 million for fueling the opioid epidemic through the deceptive marketing of painkillers, down from his original award of $572 million. FILE PHOTO: The company logo for Johnson & Johnson is displayed on a screen...
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GM sells shuttered Ohio plant to EV truck start-up

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FILE PHOTO: A mural is seen on the side of General Motors’ shuttered Lordstown Assembly plant during the United Auto Workers (UAW) national strike in Lordstown, Ohio, U.S. September 20, 2019. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook (Reuters) – General Motors Co confirmed on Thursday it has sold its shuttered Lordstown Assembly plant in...
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Ohio Gov. DeWine Signs Bill Ending ‘Pink Tax’ On Feminine Hygiene Products

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click to enlarge Ohio State Rep. Brigid Kelly OHIO HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine yesterday signed into a law a bill that, among other measures, eliminates state sales tax on feminine hygiene products. The move is expected to save consumers in the Buckeye State about $4 million a...
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Ohio Senate Passes Bill Requiring Physicians to Tell Patients Chemical Abortions are Reversible

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click to enlarge State. Sen. Peggy Lehner, R-Kettering OHIO SENATE The Ohio Senate yestesrday approved a bill that would require physicians to tell patients that chemical abortions are potentially reversible. Some pro-choice groups and medical professionals have cried foul about the bill, however, saying it forces doctors to give patients...
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Plastic Bag Ban Debate Heats Up Again in Ohio as State Senate Considers Banning Bans

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click to enlarge COLUMBUS, Ohio – The plastic bag ban debate is once again heating up in Ohio. A state Senate committee held its first hearing Wednesday on SB 222, which would preempt local governments from banning or taxing single-use plastic bags. Cuyahoga County passed such a ban that goes...
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Ahead of 2020, manufacturers are struggling in Rust Belt regions that helped Trump win last time

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A year before the 2020 election, a manufacturing employment revival is reversing in four key states that were instrumental to Trump’s election. Source link: Click here for more
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Bank Robber Bomb Threat: Ohio man makes school shooting threats to distract from bank robbery

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Pennsylvania police said Wednesday that a man threatened to bomb and shoot a school to create a diversion from a possible bank robbery. Authorities identified 35-year-old Luke Dell of Beavercreek, Ohio. According to police, Dell walked into a Bob Evans Restaurant in North Huntingdon wearing a mask that made him look...
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Drug firms avert landmark opioid trial as talks on $48-billion settlement set to resume

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CLEVELAND (Reuters) – Four large drug companies could resume talks on Tuesday to try to reach a $48 billion settlement of all opioid litigation against them, after agreeing with two Ohio counties to a $260 million deal to avert the first federal trial over their role in the U.S. opioid...
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Heather Bogle murder: 3 innocent suspects, a Sandusky County, Ohio, lead detective behind bars and killer Daniel Myers hiding in plain sight — “48 Hours”s”

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Produced by Liza Finley, Richard Fetzer and Atticus Brady Heather Bogle was 28 when she left the Sandusky County, Ohio, Whirlpool plant and headed out after an overnight shift. The single mother then vanished and was later found a mile away from the plant brutally murdered and left in the...
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GM, union close to deal to end month-long UAW strike: sources

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – General Motors Co (GM.N) and the United Auto Workers union were near a deal on Tuesday to end a 30-day strike that has cost the automaker about $2 billion after Chief Executive Mary Barra and President Mark Reuss took part in contract talks, according to two people...
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Democratic debates live updates: Candidates for 2020 Democrats face off in presidential primary debate in Ohio today – live updates

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Twelve Democratic presidential candidates take the stage Tuesday in Westerville, Ohio, for their fourth presidential debate, co-hosted by The New York Times and CNN. The ten who qualified for the third debate, plus billionaire Tom Steyer and Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, have also reached the more aggressive threshold for the...
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GM CEO Barra joins bargaining table in bid to end UAW strike: sources

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – General Motors Co (GM.N) Chief Executive Mary Barra and President Mark Reuss took part in contract talks with the United Auto Workers union on Tuesday, in a sign that a 30-day strike of 48,000 U.S. hourly workers could be nearing an end, two people briefed on the...
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Next Democratic debate: How to watch the October Democratic presidential debate in Ohio Tuesday – start time, channel, free online stream

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Updated on: October 14, 2019 / 2:35 PM / CBS News Ohio city to host Democratic debate Twelve of the top Democratic presidential primary candidates take the stage Tuesday for the fourth Democratic debate of the 2020 campaign season. The debate, co-hosted by CNN and The New York Times, is...
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Six-Month Countdown: Ohio Ramps Up Census Outreach

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click to enlarge COLUMBUS, Ohio – The six-month countdown to Census Day 2020 (April 1) is officially under way, and efforts are ramping up to ensure that every Ohioan is counted. Ernestine Jackson is among the 51 people appointed by Gov. Mike DeWine for the Ohio Census 2020 Complete Count...
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Johnson & Johnson settles with two Ohio counties for $20.4 million in opioid cases

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Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday announced it had reached an agreement worth more than $20 million with two Ohio counties, becoming the latest company to settle a lawsuit to get out of the first federal trial over the nation’s opioid crisis. The deal with Cuyahoga and Summit counties comes a...
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Johnson & Johnson settles Ohio lawsuits to avoid federal trial

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(Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) said on Tuesday it will pay $20.4 million to settle claims by two Ohio counties, allowing the U.S. healthcare giant to avoid an upcoming federal trial seeking to hold the industry responsible for the nation’s opioid epidemic. FILE PHOTO: The company logo for Johnson...

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