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Ohio became the first state to accept Bitcoin taxation

Battered bitcoin rose back toward $4,000 on Sunday as Ohio appeared ready to become the first state to allow businesses to use the digital currency to pay their taxes. Beginning this week, businesses will be able to go to Ohio­Crypto.com and register to pay everything from cigarette taxes ­to employee withholding taxes with bitcoin. Eventually,

Wagner family arrested after the Rhodes family massacre in Pike County

Wagner family arrested after the Rhodes family massacre in Pike County

An Ohio family of four was arrested in connection to the horrific massacre of eight members of another family more than two years ago, according to officials. Authorities announced Tuesday that the Wagner family was arrested for allegedly killing eight members of the Rhoden family execution-style in April 2016 at four different Pike County homes, according to the

Ohio is Winning Some Drug Fights, John Kasich says

Ohio is Winning Some Drug Fights, Kasich says

Fatal overdoses in Ohio rose to a record 4,854 in 2017, up 20 percent from the previous year and the eighth year in a row that drug deaths increased, according to state data. But Gov. John Kasich said at a Statehouse news conference Thursday that he sees encouraging signs among those grim statistics, though he added

Doctor Issues Warning About 2018-2019 FLU Season

Doctor Issues Warning About 2018-2019 FLU Season

CLEVELAND — On the heels of one of the longest and most deadly flu seasons in recent memory, one Cleveland Clinic doctor is urging high-risk patients to get vaccinated ahead of October when cases begin to rise in Ohio. “The more I work with influenza, the less I feel like I know what the flu is going

Dad of murdered Mollie Tibbetts slams Donald Trump for ‘politicising’ daughter’s murder

Dad of murdered Mollie Tibbetts slams Donald Trump for ‘politicising’ daughter’s murder

THE father of murdered college student Mollie Tibbetts has slammed US President Donald Trump for “politicising” her death. Rob Tibbetts “implored” politicians to stop using his daughter’s death to “advance views she believed were profoundly racist”. While in Ohio last week Trump blamed Democratic policies for the 20-year-old’s death calling it a “disgrace”. He said: “Democrat immigration polices are

24 people going to hospital after treated for drug overdoses at Ohio’s Ross Correctional Institution

24 people going to hospital after treated for drug overdoses at Ohio's Ross Correctional Institution

24 people at a state prison near Chillicothe were treated for symptoms of a drug overdose Wednesday, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol. Police and medical personnel were called to the Ross Correctional Institution shortly after 9 a.m. to treat an inmate who appeared to be overdosing, a Highway Patrol release stated. When they