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Cleveland Mayor Apologizes For Ambulance Bill To Tamir Rice's Family

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson has apologized to the Tamir Rice family for trying to charge them 500 dollars for ems and ambulance services received when he was shot in 2014.
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A Logan County man has been indicted in the fatal shooting of a teen party guest.

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A Licking County woman has pleaded not guilty to charges of with having sex with a teenage boy.

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State officials are working on a plan to rid the Rhodes State Office Tower in downtown Columbus of legionella bacteria.

The Columbus Partnership will remove a request for Ohio taxpayers to pay 5 million dollars to build a training camp facility for the Cleveland Browns at Ohio State University.

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Columbus police officers shot and killed a man who authorities say randomly attacked people at a restaurant with a machete last night.

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The Columbus Blue Jackets yesterday signed defenseman Ryan Murray to a two-year, 5.65 million dollar contract extension.

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A trial date has been set for the white University of Cincinnati police officer who shot and killed a black motorist after a traffic stop last July.

In September of last year, a Flint pediatrician released stark findings about her city: the percentage of children age 5 and under with elevated levels of lead in their blood had nearly doubled since the city switched its water source a year and a half earlier.

The superintendent of Flint Community Schools, Bilal Tawwab, was listening. Even small amounts of lead can affect children's behavior and intelligence over time. With that in mind, he decided to keep the city's water out of his schools.

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A private funeral is being held today in Fiumicello, the northern Italian hometown of a doctoral student whose badly battered body was found Feb. 3 on the outskirts of Egypt's capitol, Cairo.

The case has sparked outrage among Italians — who suspect Egyptian security forces were involved.

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Water In Columbus Is Abundant, But Drinkable Water In Flint, MI Is Scarce

Columbus4Flint is still collecting bottled water at Traxler Custom Printing at 3029 Silver Drive. Columbus4Flint is also accepting donations of paper plates, hand sanitizer and wet wipes.

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WCBE Presents The Travelin' McCourys Live From Studio A Thurs. Feb. 11, 2016 @ 2PM!

The Travelin' McCourys will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of their show that night at the Park Street Saloon with Billy Strings! Tune in for live music, conversation and chances to win tickets to the show!It's all waiting for you on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark and on line at www.wcbe.org!www.wcbe.org/listen - LISTEN LIVE!BIO:No other band today has the same credentials for playing traditional and progressive music. As the sons of bluegrass legend Del McCoury,...
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Scientists Aflutter Over Gravitational Wave Rumors

Researchers may have detected gravitational ripples from the collision of two black holes, according to rumors circulating in emails and on blogs.The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) is planning a major announcement for Thursday morning. For now, scientists directly involved in the project are staying quiet about what they've seen, but other researchers say it could be a major breakthrough for the fields of physics and astronomy."Everyone's going to be watching; we...
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From Junkyard To Museum: The Journey Of A 'Jaws' Shark

Call it a happy ending to a fish-out-of-water story.Today, a one-of-a-kind, fiberglass shark cast from the same mold as the iconic, mechanical sharks used in the 1975 classic movie, Jaws, is leaving home.After more than 25 years keeping watch over Aadlen Brothers Auto Wrecking, a junkyard in Sun Valley, Calif., the shark known as Bruce is headed to a museum.This matters to me. Because the shark and I have a past.Like many people, I used to be afraid to go in the ocean because of Jaws.Unlike...
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