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FBI Joins Search for Robert Clark
TUSCARAWAS COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) – The FBI has joined the manhunt for 29-year-old Robert Clark. A spokesperson says the FBI is offering a $25,000 reward for information about Clark.
Jan Bradshaw Files Petition for City Council
MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) – Jan Bradshaw has filed her petition to run for Zanesville City Council’s Second Ward. If you are interested in running in the may primary, the filing deadline is Wednesday at 4:00 P.M.
Robert Havens Jr. Pleads Guilty
ROSEVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) – Roseville man, 55-year-old Robert Havens Jr., has plead guilty to a prosecutors bill of information in a rape case. Judge Mark Fleegle ordered a pre-sentence investigation in the case that could result in a 10-year sentence.
Congress Republicans Back Childhood Vaccinations
WASHINGTON (AP) – The top two republican leaders in congress are backing childhood vaccinations. House speaker John Boehner says there may not be a need for a law, but that "all children ought to be vaccinated." Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell says that as a polio survivor, he’s a "big fan of vaccinations" and as a parent, he would come down on the side of vaccinations.
Jordan Executes Two Prisoners
AMMAN, JORDAN (AP) – A Jordanian government spokesman says Jordan has executed two prisoners, including a would-be female suicide bomber from Al-Qaida. The executions at dawn Wednesday came just hours after Islamic state militants released a video that purportedly showed a captured Jordanian fighter pilot being burned alive in a cage.