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Field crasher loses full ride

A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach is losing his scholarship amid his court case.

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Play recreates Steubenville rape case

A play based on the case of two Steubenville high school football players convicted of raping a 16-year-old girl and sharing the assault on social media is set to debut at the University of Michigan.


Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock, aviation pioneer (1925-2014)

The Newark woman who became the first female pilot to fly solo around the world has died. Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock was 88.

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Poll shows Kasich cruising

Governor John Kasich is on a “freeway to victory” Nov. 4, according to a pollster whose survey of Ohio voters shows the Republican incumbent leading his Democratic challenger by 22 points.


Field crasher pleads not guilty

The student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor criminal trespassing.


Ohio Wal Mart pulls air rifles

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says pellet guns have been pulled from shelves at the Ohio store where a 22-year-old man holding an air rifle was fatally shot by police.


Early voting delayed until Oct. 7

Early voting will start in Ohio next week, following an order from a divided U.S. Supreme Court.

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Projects worth 600+ jobs get tax breaks

A South Side steel foundry that plans to hire more than 500 workers was one of eight businesses receiving tax breaks from the state.


Meyer: Team “had fun” with Schlegel hit

Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer says he had a somewhat serious conversation with assistant Anthony Schlegel after the former linebacker tossed a fan to the turf.

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Buckeyes team of pluses/minuses

The Ohio State Buckeyes have scored 116 points in their last two wins and feel as though they're building some momentum heading into their Big Ten opener at Maryland on Sunday.


Traficant burial

A spokeswoman for the family of former U.S. Representative James A. Traficant Jr. says a private funeral service was held Monday for the 17-year northeast Ohio congressman who died on Saturday.


Gas prices up from last week

Gas prices were back up again as the work week began in Ohio, but analysts say the increase is just a market correction and local prices were below the national average.

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Arrest in case of body in burning car

A Pleasantville man is in jail in connection with the discovery of a dead body inside a burning car in Fairfield County over the weekend.

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Missing man “at risk”

Columbus police say an 80-pyear-old man who walked away from his Northeast Side home Sunday is at “high risk” because he suffers from dementia and other health issues.


Reynoldsburg teachers strike in 7th day

A strike by teachers in the Reynoldsburg City Schools entered its second full week Monday morning after a bargaining session between the district, the teachers’ union and a federal mediator produced no settlement.

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Assaults prompt campus safety alerts

The Ohio State campus is on alert after three sexual assault reports over the weekend.

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Meyer: Buckeyes still need work

The Buckeyes head into the 2014 Big Ten football season on an up note, with decisive victories over in-state opponents in the their last two games, though head coach Urban Meyer says his team is no lock for the conference title.


Takedown! Schlegel drops fan

A 21-year-old Ohio State student has a date in court Monday morning on a charge of criminal trespassing charge after running onto the field during Saturday night’s Buckeye game against Cincinnati only to be bull-dogged by OSU assistant coach Anthony Schlegel.

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Body in burning car

Authorities say they are interviewing a person who may be connected to a dead body found in a burning car in Fairfield over the weekend.

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1 dead, 1 hurt in NE Side shooting

Police had identified no suspects in an overnight shooting in South Linden Saturday that resulted in the death of one man.

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TLC cancels ‘Honey Boo Boo’


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Christian Bale to play Steve Jobs in new biopic


The "Dark Knight" star will portray the late Apple Computer co-founder.