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The Ohio Department of Transportation now says the closed I-270 southbound ramp to westbound U.S. Route 33 on the north side will reopen tomorrow, weather permitting.

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is defending his weekend tweet that many say was anti-Semitic. 

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A federal jury in Columbus says chemical giant DuPont acted with malice by dumping C8 from its Washington Works plant West Virginia into the Ohio River.

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Federal prosecutors say the former Ohio State University student jailed in Lucas County has been indicted on charges of trying to arrange the murder of a federal judge overseeing his case. 

American Red Cross chapters in central Ohio and around the county are issuing an urgent call for blood donations.

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The University of Akron executive behind the school's failed rebranding effort has been fired. 

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Former Cincinnati Reds great Pete Rose is suing the attorney whose investigative report got him a lifetime ban from baseball for gambling, alleging defamation by saying on the radio Rose raped young teen girls during spring training.

Hocking County Sheriff's Office

The Republican candidate for Hocking County prosecutor has withdrawn from the race after pleading guilty to obstructing official business and criminal trespassing.

Columbus Division of Police

A Columbus man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and aggravated robbery charges for his role in a fatal robbery.

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A Westerville man has been sentenced to 30 days in jail for causing the death of a 19-year-old woman when he hit her with his boat in 2014.

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The Ohio Department of Transportation has closed the I-270 southbound ramp to westbound State Route 33 on the north side out of concern it might collapse under heavy rainfall expected in the next few days.

The City of Columbus is forming a committee to review the city charter to examine the structure of Columbus City Council.

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Newark City Council last night approved a measure banning discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Time is running out for people whose dogs got spooked and ran away during Fourth of July fireworks displays.

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A six-year-old New Albany boy is hospitalized with injuries sustained when he was hit with a fireworks shell.

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A new report by the non-profit Juvenile Justice Coalition of Ohio says there's limited information about what happens to the thousands of juveniles who end up in the system.

The Ohio Highway Patrol says 12 people were killed in 11 crashes over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

The City of Columbus has lifted its nitrate tap water advisory for people served by the Dublin Road water plant.

Whitehall police say one man was injured Sunday during a fireworks display at John Bishop Park when he was struck by a bullet fired into the air in celebration. 

An 11-year-old boy is recovering from injuries sustained when he was run over by a parade float in Upper Arlington yesterday.

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