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Man accused of killing paralyzed wife

Ten months after his bedridden wife died of an overdose of prescription drugs, a Milford Center man has been arrested for her murder.

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Teen shooting victim remembered

A candlelight vigil staged by family and friends remembered a slain central Ohio teen on the day she would have turned 18.

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South Side murder-suicide

Homicide investigators are calling the deaths of a South Side couple a murder-suicide.


Fair Time!

The 161st edition of the Ohio State Fair kicks off Wednesday at the Expo Center on the Northeast Side and runs through Aug. 3.


Jetliner makes emergency landing

No one was reported injured when a passenger jetliner made an emergency landing at Port Columbus International Airport Tuesday night.

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15-year-old arrested in teen’s murder

Columbus SWAT officers arrested a 15-year-old boy Tuesday in connection with the fatal shooting of a teenage girl on the Southeast Side Monday night.

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Vet’s duck flap in court

An Army veteran who says his pet ducks help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder is getting his day in court after being cited for violating an eastern Ohio village ban, even though someone else already paid his fine.

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2-year-old shot

A toddler was listed in stable condition Wednesday morning after being shot, along with a 22-year-old man, during a backyard gathering on the Northeast Side.


Lebron says “sorry” with cupcakes

LeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month.

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Blood shortage concerns

The Red Cross is asking for blood donations, warning of a potential shortage in the coming weeks due to a significant drop in the number of people who have given blood this summer.

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Past on display in butter

One Ohio icon shares space with more than a dozen others at the State Fair butter cow display this year.


Home sales slow in June

The housing market in central Ohio continued to show the effects of a tight supply in June, when the number of homes sold increased over May, but lagged behind sales in June 2013.

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Area jobless rate rises to 4.8

The unemployment rate in central Ohio increased for the second month in a row, to 4.8 percent in June from 4.4 percent in May, according to figures released Tuesday morning by the state.

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Teen shot to death

Columbus police says they have a person of interest but have named no suspects and have made no arrests in the deadly shooting of a teenage girl on the Southeast Side Monday night.

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OSU campaign raised $404M last year

Former Buckeyes dug deep to show how deep was their friendship, donating more than $400 million to Ohio State’s fundraising campaign.


#2 is #1

Johnny Manziel may be No. 2 on the Browns’ depth chart but he is No. 1 in jersey sales.

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Battling West Nile

Crews are out this week, spraying mosquitoes in Columbus and Licking County to combat the spread of the West Nile virus.


Cabin murder suspect shoots self

A Westerville man charged with shooting his ex-wife and a man she was with inside a Hocking Hills cabin Saturday night shot himself during a standoff with police in a Fayette County motel early Monday morning.


Gas prices higher

Gas prices are up slightly to start the work week but remain below the national average.

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7-month-old killed by family dog

Police in Dayton say a dog has attacked and killed a 7-month-old boy.

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