Ohio health and agriculture officials said Wednesday they are investigating the cases of 10 sick people whose illnesses have similarities to a swine flu virus. All had attended the same county fair, and officials at the big Ohio State Fair were stepping up precautions.
With the government speeding toward a year-end "fiscal cliff," Republicans pushed a House vote Wednesday on renewing tax cuts to prop up the national economy and the Obama administration warned that looming budget cuts could send troops into battle with less training.
It was December 1979 when Emery Lucier learned the concert he was eagerly awaiting in Rhode Island by British rock band The Who had been canceled over safety concerns. The 17-year-old was so angry he knocked over a chair in his high school classroom.
Q: I really like this guy who has already stood me up twice! He does live an hour away but he drove to see me two weeks ago. I recently blew off my friends for a date with him and he didn't have the decency to tell me he wasn't coming. I waited a while to text him and he never responded at all. I tried to message him on FB and no response. Will ignoring him get his attention?
Dueling with Republicans on taxes, President Barack Obama is urging the House to pass a tax cut for households earning less than $250,000 a year and drawing a bright line with rival Mitt Romney on a pocketbook issue for voters.
A coalition pushing changes to the way Ohio draws legislative and congressional districts has raised more than $1.6 million, with the vast majority of donations coming from unions and union-backed groups.