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Texas and Ohio have called for a ban on most abortions during the coronavirus pandemic, deeming them ‘non-essential’ procedures

In an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19, states are canceling nonessential medical procedures. Some are including abortions in that category.

Ohio governor and health director announce a ‘stay at home’ order for at least 2 weeks: ‘This is a war on a silent enemy’

The order only allows for grocery stores, gas stations, pharmacies, police and fire stations, and hospitals to remain open.
Donald Wilson, 64, protests against abortion in front of the Planned Parenthood Health Center on September 8, 2015 in Akron, OH.

Ohio’s attorney general demanded abortion clinics stop providing surgical abortions, calling them ‘non-essential and elective’ amid ...

Abortion rights advocates have accused Ohio officials of using the coronavirus pandemic to further their political interests.
Queen City Lounge being boarded up.

Cincinnati police boarded up a bar that refused to shutter to prevent the coronavirus spread

The Queen City Lounge in Cincinnati, Ohio, was offering a full buffet days after a statewide order to shutdown bars and restaurants, police said.
Taran Tien and Calliope Tien.

Siblings, 6 and 9, played a cello concert on the porch of an elderly neighbor, who has isolated herself during the coronavirus outbreak

Taran Tien, 9, and his sister, Calliope, 6, played an impromptu concert for their 78-year-old neighbor in Columbus, Ohio, on Monday.

The Ohio Supreme Court issued a last-minute ruling allowing the state to postpone its March 17 primary

The Ohio Department of Health announced Monday night it would shut down polling places as part of a public health emergency.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at a campaign rally at Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum on March 5, 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona.There were several disruptions during the rally, including a white nationalist brandishing a Nazi flag. The Arizona Democratic primary will be held on March 17.

Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden cancel election night rallies in Ohio over coronavirus concerns

Both campaigns signaled all future 2020 events will be evaluated on a case by case basis amid rising fears over coronavirus.
Experts say paper voting systems are the safest method for elections, as they are less vulnerable to hacking and manipulation.

Only a third of Americans have high confidence in an accurate vote count — here’s why paper ballots could restore their faith in secure el...

Officials say that when it comes to protecting our elections, the perception of security is ultimately more important than the reality.

Half the US presidents were born in 4 states. These are the 21 states that have produced the most presidents.

Here are the 21 states that have produced the most US presidents, with Virginia and Ohio leading the way with a third of elected presidents.

Students in LeBron James’ school program were surprised with 4 years of free college tuition at Kent State University

Students were surprised with the gift — which includes free tuition for four years and one year of free room and board — during a visit to Kent State.