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Ebola fight: Guard unit’s deployment not needed

A Columbus-based Ohio National Guard unit won't have to go to West Africa as previously planned to help control the Ebola outbreak in the region.

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On thin ice

A Columbus police officer is being hailed as a hero after rescuing a five-year-old girl who was stranded on a frozen pond on the Northeast Side.

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Ice and snow

Winter returned to central Ohio along with the work week, making the morning commute slow and treacherous and closing schools.

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Johansen shines, defense eclipsed

John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12 in front of a sellout crowd of nearly 19,000 fans at Nationwide Arena on Sunday night in the highest-scoring NHL All-Star game ever.


Dems take another look

Democratic convention planners are headed back to Columbus as they zero in on a host city for their 2016 presidential nominating event.


Gas price down, but for how long?

Gas prices in Ohio were down to start the work week.

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45,000 celebrate title

After leading Ohio State to a national championship, Joey Bosa had one question for the 45,000 fans who crowded into Ohio Stadium in late January.

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On guard for sex harassment at Ohio U

Police at Ohio University say they're being extra vigilant following a number of recent sexual harassment reports.

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Honoring the champs

Fans will be able to celebrate the Ohio State football team’s national championship with a free event at Ohio Stadium Saturday


2 getaway cars, still gets caught

A home improvement store robbery suspect was captured after crashing two different vehicles while trying to make his getaway.


Home sales in 2014: Slow & steady

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Central Ohio realtors are calling 2014 a win, looking at the half of the glass that is…


Unemployment drops to 4.8% – 2001 level

Ohio's unemployment rate has dropped to 4.8 percent, the fourth consecutive monthly decrease for the measure of jobs activity.


Over the flu hump?

State health officials are reporting a decrease in the number of flu-related hospitalizations in what has been an unusually bad season.

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All-Star Weekend puts city at center ice

Columbus officials are hoping hockey fans aren't the only ones getting a boost from the 2015 NHL All-Star weekend.

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Bob out for All-Star Game

Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky will miss this weekend's NHL All-Star game — on home ice — due to a lower-body injury he sustained Wednesday night in Winnipeg.


Not guilty plea in Capitol plot

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio man has pleaded not guilty to federal charges of plotting to kill officials and…

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Teens shot on East Side

Two teenagers were injured in a shooting on the East Side Thursday night.

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Area economy 273rd in growth worldwide

Economically, Columbus did not perform as well as most of the world’s largest cities last year, but is among the top half for its recovery since the recession, according to a new study.

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Indictment in Capitol plot

A 20-year-old southwest Ohio man accused of plotting to kill officials and workers at the U.S. Capitol faces arraignment on new charges in federal court.

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Domestic violence “lethality assessment”

Representatives from nearly two dozen central Ohio law enforcement agencies, as well as prosecutors and domestic violence advocates, will undergo training today in a new technique they hope will save lives in cases of domestic violence.

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