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Showdown with Sparty looms

COLUMBUS – Ohio State now boasts the longest conference winning streak in college football history at 30 games, but the…

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NFL, Bengals tighten security

Football fans in Cincinnati are being asked to arrive early for the Bengals game against Houston as the NFL has increased security at stadiums around the country.


Ohio man faces terror charges

An Ohio man who prosecutors say professed online support for the Islamic State has been charged with soliciting the killings of U.S. service members.

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Numbers game

Ohio State’s plan to limit replica jerseys to only a couple of numbers is under attack from counterfeiters.


Crashed plane’s cockpit recorded offers few clues

The National Transportation Safety Board says a cockpit voice recorder on a small jet that crashed into an Akron apartment building and killed nine people on board captured the pilot and co-pilot discussing weather and landing conditions and the sound of impact.

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Sainthood for “Fastest Nun in the West”?

An Italian-born nun from Cincinnati who challenged Billy the Kid, calmed angry mobs and helped open New Mexico territory hospitals and schools is set to move up the path toward possible sainthood.


Report: Officer in Tamir shooting “had no choice”

A third expert on police use of force concludes that a white Cleveland policeman was justified in fatally shooting a 12-year-old black boy carrying a pellet gun.

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Thief has good taste in videos

“I can’t say whether Mr. Deel is binge-watching 'Downton Abbey' or selling the box sets for drug money, but I at least give him credit for having better taste than most thieves.”


Ohio server’s “life-tip” goes viral

An Ohio restaurant server's open letter to a new bride who left her a poison-pen "tip" has traveled around the world.


Zoo welcomes baby polar bear

The staff at the Polar Frontier exhibit at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium are celebrating the birth of a baby polar bear.


Winter winds

As a winter storm system that brought gusty winds and heavy snow showers to the central and northern Plains and the central Rockies heads northeastward through Ohio , Columbus-area residents are being warned to batten down their hatches.


Plane crash: The search for answers

Officials investigating the fiery Ohio plane crash that killed nine people say a pilot that had just landed at a nearby airport reported hearing no distress calls despite being on the same communications frequency as the aircraft that went down.

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Beer, wine sales at the Schott

If it’s good enough for the ‘Shoe, It’s good enough for the Schott. Buckeye fans will be able to buy beer and wine anywhere inside the Schottenstein Center.

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City’s chicken run

If you want to keep a cow, sheep or water buffalo within the Columbus city limits, there’s a permit for that.

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Man found shot inside apartment building

Police are investigating the death of a man whose girlfriend reportedly found him shot inside the front door of a Southeast Side apartment building late Wednesday night.

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GOP Debate: Kasich butts in

Governor John Kasich and the seven other Republicans who took part in Tuesday night's presidential debate in Milwaukee talked economics, foreign policy, trade, immigration -- and over each other.


Akron plane crash

Authorities say a mass-fatality team will begin working Wednesday morning to sift through the wreckage and recover bodies from the scene of a deadly plane crash in Akron.

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$10,000 reward in Golden Corral slaying

As one of her young sons used the edge of her head scarf to dry her tears, Amal Mohamed pleaded for help from the community to find the man who gunned down her husband.


Veterans Day

The Veteran Day holiday is observed Wednesday, which means some government office closings and no mail delivery.

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OSU still #3 in CFP rankings

The Buckeyes held onto the No. 3 spot in the College Football Playoff rankings.

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