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Columbus Police have arrested a man who allegedly posed with a gun at Children’s Hospital and shared video of it online.

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Columbus police are searching for the person or persons who opened fired yesterday in the parking lot of the Columbus Metropolitan Library's Livingston Branch.

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A Champaign County judge has ruled the teen charged as an adult in the Liberty High School shootings earlier this year is competent to stand trial.

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The White House has chided talk of gun control this week, claiming it's too soon to discuss policy in the wake of the Las Vegas shootings. 

State tax revenues came in below estimates last month, after two months of better-than-expected collections.

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Funeral arrangements are pending for 60-year-old Marion County Prosecutor Brent Yager, who died Tuesday night at a hospital after being found unresponsive at a home in Caledonia.

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Iowa authorities are holding a suspect in the death of a Columbus woman.

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An arrest warrant has been issued for former Ohio State running back Bri’onte Dunn on rape and kidnapping charges.

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The nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland's class of 2018 have been announced. 

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When the City of Columbus signed a 5-year, 45 million dollar contract with Rumpke for curbside collection of yard waste and recyclables in March, City Council members urged officials to try and find ways to lower those costs.

Ohio United Way

An Ohio United Way report reveals that 40% of the state’s households lack enough income to afford basic needs. Details of the nearly 300-page analysis were discussed at Wednesday’s Columbus Metropolitan Club forum. 

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The Columbus Blue Jackets have re-signed forward Josh Anderson to a three-year, 5.55 million dollar contract.

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As the Columbus Foundation prepares to host a major philanthropic event later this month, a new study shows city residents give to charity at a rate that is below the national average.

A new study by Ohio United Way shows 40 percent of Ohio households are struggling to come up with enough resources to provide basic necessities.

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An undocumented Columbus resident has again taken sanctuary in a Clintonville church in an effort to avoid deportation. 

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Columbus police say a worker at a marble and granite business died Tuesday when granite slabs fell on him. 

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Hebron fire officials are investigating an overnight recycling plant explosion and fire.

Associated Press

Two right-wing activists Republican state treasurer Josh Mandel defended this summer against labeling by an anti-hate group have launched a super pac backing his bid for U.S. Senate.

The authors of two books examining how political conflict impacts individuals are winners of awards from a Dayton group that celebrates the power of literature to foster peace, social justice and global understanding.

Columbus City Council last night approved new restrictions banning the tethering of dogs outdoors during overnight hours.

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Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien is  seeking the death penalty for the man convicted of seting his former fiancee on fire in Gahanna in 2015.

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Bond is set at 150 thousand dollars for the motorist who Columbus Police say was intoxicated when he struck and killed a construction worker early Saturday along I-70 near Hilliard-Rome Road.

Hilliard Police

Bond is set at 250 thousand dollars for the Hilliard Davidson High School student indicted on charges of plotting a shooting at the school last year.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

The superintendent of the Hamilton Local Schools has been placed on paid administrative leave after police found crack cocaine in his car last Friday night.

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A Fairfield County judge has sentenced the Pleasantville man who threatened two sheriff's deputies with a gun last year to 4-and-1/2 years in prison. 3

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The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear the appeal of the Cleveland man sentenced to die for killing 11 women and hiding the remains in and around his home.

Ohio Department of Health

The Ohio Department of Health says the number of abortions performed in 2016 declined for the fourth consecutive year.

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A Democratic Cincinnati attorney says he is running for state treasurer.

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Ohio Governor John Kasich has delivered his strongest message yet that he's unhappy with the Republican Party. 

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A former Perry County high school principal has been found guilty of failing to tell authorities a student had reported being abused by a family member.

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