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Gas price rebounds

Gas prices in central Ohio are up a few cents to start the work week after plunging to two-year lows seven days ago.

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Hanks leads Wright St. fundraiser

Tom Hanks' latest starring role? He's the leading man in a $150 million fundraising campaign for Wright State University


Columbus Marathon results

Kenyans Meshack Kirwe and Kennedy Kemei finished first and second in the men’s division of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon Sunday.

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Bucks get poll bump

Saturday’s dominating win over Rutgers on Saturday and losses by some higher-ranked teams did little to help the Buckeyes in the major college football polls.

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OSU 56, Rutgers 17

J.T. Barrett completed his first nine passes, ran for 107 yards and two touchdowns and threw for three more scores to lead No. 13 Ohio State past Rutgers 56-17 on Saturday.

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Health agency wants extra Ebola gear

State health officials are asking for $800,000 to buy additional protective equipment for any staff or health care providers in Ohio who may have to care for a suspected Ebola patient or clean up after one.


Sept. unemployment inches down

Ohio's unemployment rate was down slightly to 5.6 percent for September.

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Bridesmaids quarantined during Ebola scare

A health official says at least nine people, including five bridesmaids, are quarantined and being monitored in northeast Ohio because they had contact with a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola after visiting the area. to buy a wedding dress

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Ebola call a hoax

As if to illustrate how seriously the Ebola scare is being taken in Ohio, Columbus Public Health, police and fire units responded in protective gear to a home on the Southeast Side last night, only to discover the caller reporting Ebola symptoms had lied

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Ebola: Statehouse reaction

Lawmakers in Columbus and Washington are calling for investigations into how the Ebola outbreak was handled, but at least one Statehouse leader says now is not the time.

The Frontier Airlines plane that Amber Vinson flew from Cleveland to Dallas on Monday, flies out of Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, Wednesday, Oct. 15, in Cleveland. Vinson is the second nurse to be diagnosed with Ebola at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas. The plane on which Vinson flew back to Dallas was decontaminated twice and was to be used for a flight Wednesday that was later canceled. The plane departed Wednesday evening for Denver carrying no passengers, said Jacqueline Mayo, Cleveland airports spokeswoman. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Ebola tracing widens

Health officials say a Texas nurse visited a northeast Ohio bridal store days before being diagnosed with Ebola, and they're asking other people who were there to come forward.


Field crasher pleads guilty, keeps scholarship

The student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor criminal trespassing.


18,000 run, walk, wheel in marathon

A field of 18,000 will snake its way through downtown, German Village, the campus area and other Columbus neighborhoods Sunday in the 35th running of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & 1/2 Marathon.

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Tracking Ebola in Ohio

Staff from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are joining Ohio health authorities in the Akron suburb of Tallmadge Thursday to trace anyone who may have been in contact with a nurse from Texas who was diagnosed with the Ebola virus after returning from northeast Ohio on Tuesday.


Tighter Ebola precautions

While reminding Ohioans that the risk of contracting the Ebola virus in Ohio is small, the state is issuing additional safety recommendations for care providers and health department officials and responding to the concern of nurses after it was announced that a Texas nurse who tested positive for the virus had visited northeast Ohio.


Ebola no joking matter

From classrooms to casinos, folks in northeast Ohio are taking an Ebola scare seriously.

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4 shot in separate incidents

Two separate shootings left one man dead and sent three other people to the hospital in Columbus overnight.

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1,964-pound prize pumpkin

The Circleville Pumpkin Show has a new record for biggest pumpkin.

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Quake drill

Emergency management officials say participating in a regional drill can help Ohio families, schools and businesses be prepared for a possible earthquake scenario.


Ebola patient visits Ohio

Health officials say one person in Ohio has been voluntarily quarantined after having household contact with the Texas nurse who recently visited Ohio and was later diagnosed with Ebola.

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