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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Tuesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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Congressman: Wright-Patt could lose 6,000 jobs

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A congressman warns that federal spending cuts could cost Ohio's largest military base up to 6,000 military and civilian jobs by next year.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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New guidelines for preventing heart attack, stroke

The American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology have issued the first new guidelines in a decade for preventing heart attacks and strokes. Among other things, they call for twice as many Americans — one-third of all adults — to consider taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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Ohio warns commercial drivers about updated rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is notifying thousands of commercial driver license holders that those privileges could be canceled if they don't self-certify their type of driving by January 30 under updated federal regulations.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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VA pays out more than $800 million for malpractice

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An analysis shows that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has paid out about $845 million in malpractice cases during the past 10 years.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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FirstEnergy plans $2.8 billion in upgrades

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — FirstEnergy Corp. plans to spend $2.8 billion in the next four years on upgrades at four of its operating companies, and customers will help pay for it with higher rates.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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Ohio to execute killer who sought to give organs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is moving forward with preparations for the execution of a condemned child killer after denying the man's last-minute request to donate organs to his ailing mother and sister before he dies.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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Ohio boy who came home for early Christmas dies

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A boy whose last wish was to be home for his favorite holiday has died, two weeks after his hometown welcomed him with a Christmas tree outside his window and a motorcycle-riding Santa Claus.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013

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