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Almost do-or-die

The Blue Jackets will try not to fall behind 3-1 in their NHL Stanley Cup playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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Gay marriage ballot issue clears another hurdle

A proposed constitutional amendment repealing part of Ohio’s ban on same-sex marriage has gotten another stamp of approval from elections officials, though supporters say voters will probably not see it on a ballot this year.

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UC is 3rd home night game in ’14

A fourth night game has been added to the Buckeye football schedule this fall.

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Coach sentenced in Steubenville rape case

A volunteer football coach whose Steubenville house was the scene of a party that preceded the rape of a girl by two high school football players has pleaded no contest to two charges.

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Tressel among 3 finalists for Akron Pres. job

Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is among three finalists in the University of Akron's search for a new president.

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State parks to get $88.5M for fixup

State officials are preparing to invest $88.5 million to upgrade and modernize trails, campgrounds and recreational facilities in Ohio's state parks over the next two years.

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Prosecutors slam death penalty reviiew

Prosecutors are criticizing final proposals in a report about Ohio's capital punishment law, calling them anti-death penalty.

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Murder suspect surrenders

Police say a 34-year-old man wanted in the shooting death of a man whose body was found in a wooded area on the East Side in January surrendered to officers on Tuesday.

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Area’s jobless rate lowest since May ’08

Central Ohio maintained its reputation as the engine driving job growth in Ohio as the region’s unemployment rate dropped to a six-year low in March, mirroring the decline in the state's jobless rate, according to data released Tuesday morning.

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Home sales heat up with rising temperatures

The housing market in central Ohio showed signs of coming out of hibernation last month, with increases in listings and sales.

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Penguins 4, CBJ 3

If your team scores first and takes a two-goal lead in the NHL Stanley Cup playoff series between the Columbus Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins, be afraid. Be very afraid.

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Mumps cases top 250

Health officials say a mumps outbreak that began at OSU in January has now spread to more than 250 people, more than half of the nation's 438 reported cases last year.

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Earth Day: Climate change biggest threat

As environmentalists observe Earth Day for the 44th year, they say climate change is the biggest concern and the planet is at a critical point.

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Coach to plead in Steubenville rape case

A volunteer football coach whose house was the scene of a party that preceded the rape of a girl by two high school football players is expected to plead no contest to charges that arose from an investigation into the rape.

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5-year-old critical after near-drowning

A five-year-old boy is in critical condition after being pulled from a pond on the East Side Sunday.

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Jackets come home with series tied

A rollicking capacity crowd will be lying in wait for the Pittsburgh Penguins when they come to Nationwide Arena for Game 3 of the their Stanley Cup Playoff Series.

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Prices continue climb

Gas prices in central Ohio are higher for the fifth week in a row.

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Body found on South Side was shooting victim

Columbus police say a man whose body was found in a grassy area on the South Side Saturday was the victim of a murder.

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Jobless rate at 6-year low

The state says Ohio's unemployment rate dropped in March for the fifth straight month to its lowest level in six years.

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Earth Day Columbus counts on volunteers

In its eighth year, the Earth Day observance is Columbus will be a week long and organizers hope will involve hundreds of volunteers pitching in to help in dozens of projects across the city.

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