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Relief in sight at gas pump

Elevated because of supply problems, retail gas prices in central Ohio may start declining soon, according to the AAA.

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Orange Barrel Season

Several road projects are underway in downtown Columbus, making for a bumper crop of orange barrels this weekend.

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Matsuyama, Van Pelt share Memorial lead

Defending champion Hideki Matsuyama ran off four straight birdies on the back nine for an 8-under 64 and shared the lead at the Memorial on Thursday with rejuvenated Bo Van Pelt.

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Cavs lose Game 1, maybe Irving, in OT

Stephen Curry scored 26 points, including the first four of overtime, and the Golden State Warriors overcame LeBron James' 44 points for a 108-100 victory Thursday night in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.


Senators bet beer on Cavs/Warriors series

Ohio's two U.S. senators are betting beers brewed in the state against their California counterparts' wine, beer and coffee as the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA finals.

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40th Memorial Tournament

Second-ranked Jordan Spieth and five more of the world’s top 10 golfers tee off Thursday morning for the opening round of the 40th edition of the Memorial Tournament.

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More than a grain of salt

Two of the leading producers of rock salt have agreed to pay $11.5 million to the state of Ohio as part of a settlement to resolve allegations that they conspired to drive up prices of the commodity,

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Powdered caffeine, alcohol bans pass Senate

A bill banning the sale of powdered caffeine and alcohol in Ohio is headed to the desk of Governor John Kasich for his signature after winning approval in the Ohio Senate Wednesday.

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Meyer’s life playbook

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer has a book on leadership and team building that will be out in October.


Marysville man gets life for assaulting children

An Ohio National Guardsman convicted of sexually abusing three adopted daughters has been sentenced to life without parole and his wife, who testified that she did not witness any abuse, faces criminal charges, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office announced Wednesday.


Wolfe family sells Dispatch

After more than a century as a family-owned newspaper, the Columbus Dispatch has been sold, the Dispatch Printing Co. announced Wednesday morning.

Ross County Sheriff's Office

Missing, murdered women’s cases may be linked

Authorities near Chillicothe, in Ross County, are wondering if they have a multiple murderer on their hands.


Bird ban

Nobody here but us chickens. And now, not even that.


Boom! preview

Changes are coming to the 35th annual Red, White & Boom fireworks show July 3rd, some of them by choice, some forced upon organizers who have made a virtue of necessity.

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Browns grant young fan’s wish

The newest member of the Browns arrived in a limousine, signed his contract and suited up in front of his locker. And, he isn't even 10 years old yet.

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