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7:15 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Former Perry County Teacher Sentenced For Improper Conduct

Danielle Lusk
Credit Crooksvile Police

A former Perry County teacher will serve 45 days in jail for having improper physical contact with a student.

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7:04 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Short North Posse Member Sentenced For Cocaine Trafficking

Police Images of Indicted Short North Posse Members
Credit Columbus Division of Police

A judge has sentenced a member of the Short North Posse gang to three years in federal prison for selling cocaine.

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7:00 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Federal Grant To Help Transform Poindexter Village

A 30 million dollar federal grant will be used to help redevelop the former Poindexter Village apartment complex on the East side into a mixed-income housing development.

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6:53 am
Tue July 1, 2014

OSU Renovating President's Home

OSU President's Home
Credit Ohio State University

A 300-thousand dollar renovation of the home of new Ohio State University President Michael Drake is underway.

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6:46 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Bank Settles With Feds Over Improper Loan Allegations

Federal prosecutors in Cleveland say U.S. Bank National Association has agreed to pay 200 million dollars to settle allegations it failed to check on the credit-worthiness of thousands of applicants when it issued government-insured mortgage loans between 2006 and 2011.

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6:43 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Deputies ID Men Who Drowned In Muskingum River

Muskingum County Sheriff's deputies have identified the two men who drowned last week in the Muskingum River.

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6:41 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Columbus Woman Killed On Pike County Lake

State officials have identified the woman killed in a jet ski accident on Lake White in Pike County last weekend.

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6:33 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Columbus Police Have Yet To Identify Body Found On North Side

Columbus police say the death of a man found in the bed of a pickup truck yesterday appears suspicious.

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6:16 am
Tue July 1, 2014

ODE Subpoenas Records In CCS Data Scandal Probe

Gene Harris
Credit wcbe files

Officials with the Ohio Department of Education have subpoenaed the records of former Columbus City Schools Superintendent Gene Harris and 60 current and former district officials as part of an investigation of the district's attendance data rigging scandal.

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7:25 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Former Lobbyist In State Fraud Case Temporarily Stripped Of Law License

Mohammed Noure Alo
Chicago Sun Times

The state Supreme Court has temporarily suspended the law license of a former bank lobbyist following his conviction in a bribery and money-laundering scheme under Ohio's former state treasurer. 

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7:10 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Ohio AG And Challenger Differ On Hobby Lobby Ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in the Hobby Lobby case is a victory for those who objected to the federal health care law's requirement to offer contraceptive coverage for women.

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7:02 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Ohio Businessman Convicted On One Count In Political Donation Case

A jury has convicted a North Canton millionaire telemarketer of witness tampering in a case involving campaign contributions to two prominent Republican politicians.

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1:12 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

High Court To Decide Case Involving Insurance Definitions

The Ohio Supreme Court often decides cases that are unusual.

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12:49 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Ohio Firefighter Critical After Lightning Strike

Authorities say a Columbus firefighter remained in critical condition two days after being struck by lightning outside Crew stadium. 

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6:40 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Nursing Home Owner Indicted On Fraud, Corruption Charges

The owner of a Zanesville nursing home faces dozens of criminal charges after an investigation revealed allegations of corrupt activity and fraud. 

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6:36 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Libertarians From Around The Country Gather For Convention In Columbus

Libertarian Party Convention workshop
Ohio Public Radio

The Libertarian Party is holding it's national convention in Columbus this week.

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10:46 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Today Is A Day To Raise Awareness Of PTSD

Credit morguefile

Today is National Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day, which is designed to help military veterans and others recognize the symptoms and seek care.

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9:40 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Ohio Beaches Again Ranked Most Polluted In The Nation

An annual report by the Natural Resources Defense Council says ten percent of the nation's beaches are too polluted to meet federal safety benchmarks. 

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7:55 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Court: Harris Can't Be Sued In CCS Attendance Data Scandal

Gene Harris
Credit Columbus City Schools

A state appeals court says former Columbus City Schools Superintendent Gene Harris may not sued in the recent attendance data-scrubbing scandal.

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7:29 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Columbus Offering Free HIV Testing Through Saturday

Columbus and Canton are among 100 cities in the U.S. offering residents free testing for the HIV virus, in support of National HIV Testing Day.

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