Feeding Fiona: The science behind milking a hippo

CINCINNATI (AP) — Pressing her face up against Bibi's suitcase-leather skin from outside the safety of a barrier, Jessye Wojtusik reached up and under the animal, awkwardly trying to access her udders. Never could she have imagined that her post-doctoral research would find her milking a 3,371-pound hippo.

  • Written by SHAUNA STEIGERWALD , The Cincinnati Enquirer

Ohio lawmakers again seek to eliminate renewable mandates

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Majority Republicans in the state Legislature are again seeking to eliminate the state's renewable energy requirements with a measure similar to one that Republican Gov. John Kasich vetoed last session.

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Victim's mom asks Ohio lawmakers for criminal registry

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The mother of an Ohio college student who went missing while bicycling and was found dead days later is asking Ohio lawmakers to create a public registry that tracks people convicted of violent crimes.

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