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Ohio's measles outbreak appears to be coming to an end. 

National Institutes of Health

Researchers at Ohio State and Harvard Universities say they are on the cusp of a breakthrough in fighting E. coli and other drug-resistant bacteria.

Gun Rights Groups Sue OSU Over Weapons Ban

Jul 8, 2014

A gun rights group has sued Ohio State University over its weapons ban, arguing it conflicts with rights provided by state law to permitting law-abiding gun owners.

Ohio State defensive end Tracy Sprinkle has pleaded not guilty to drug, rioting and failure to disperse charges after a weekend bar fight in Lorain.

Lorain police say Ohio State University defensive end Tracy Sprinkle has been arrested on charges of cocaine possession, rioting and failure to disperse after a bar fight early Saturday. 

A new report by Ohio State University's College of Law examines the real-world impact outside spending is having on elections and politics since the U.S. Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United ruling, which allows more political spending by corporations and unions.

Local Mumps Cases Now Exceed 420

Jun 17, 2014

Columbus Public Health officials say 427 cases of mumps have now been confirmed in the outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

Ohio State University's Cancer Center is teaming with a Florida facility to create what officials say will be the largest known database of patients for research.

Former Ohio State football player Preston Harrison is awaiting trial for allegedly masterminding an investment scheme.

Mumps Cases Increase

May 20, 2014

Columbus Public health officials say 366 cases of mumps have now been confirmed in an outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

Judge Sets Sentencing Date For Former OSU Doc

May 16, 2014

A new sentencing date has been set for the former director of Ohio State University's pediatric cancer radiation program who pleaded guilty to accessing child pornography.

Health officials say the Mumps outbreak that started at Ohio State University may have spread to the Hilliard schools.

Health officials have now confirmed 317 cases of mumps in the outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

OSU Pitcher Diagnosed With Leukemia

May 2, 2014

Ohio State says freshman starting pitcher Zach Farmer will miss the rest of the season while being treated for leukemia.

Confirmed Mumps Cases Exceed 300

May 2, 2014

Public health officials have confirmed 303 cases of mumps in an outbreak that started at Ohio State University earlier this year.

Ohio State, Denison and Wittenberg Universities are on the list of 55 schools in the U.S. under investigation for their handling of sexual abuse complaints, according to a federal Education Department report released today.

A federal appeals court has ruled a woman may proceed with her lawsuit alleging Ohio State University discriminated against her because she has Crohn's disease.

Winter Weather Harmed Ohio Wines

Apr 25, 2014

A winter damage survey report from Ohio State University researchers shows the extreme subzero temperatures devastated the 2014 vintage of some varieties of wine grapes and caused an estimated 4 million dollars in damage to Ohio wineries.

Toledo Blade

Former Ohio State cornerback Bradley Roby is scheduled to appear in court today to face a charge of operating a vehicle under the influence.

Local Mumps Cases Top 250

Apr 22, 2014

Local health officials have now confirmed 253 cases of mumps from the outbreak that began at Ohio State University.

OSU, Student Settle Lawsuit Over Bus Accident

Apr 22, 2014

The Ohio Court of Claims says an Ohio State University student hit by a university-owned bus in a crosswalk has settled the student's lawsuit against the school for 12 thousand 500 dollars.

Ohio State University expects to save millions of dollars because former president Gordon Gee is giving up part of his retirement package as he becomes president of West Virginia University. 

Mumps Cases Reported At Columbus State

Apr 17, 2014

Columbus and Franklin County health officials are warning local school districts children without mumps vaccinations might have to miss weeks of school if an outbreak hits classrooms.

Mumps Cases Now Exceed 200

Apr 15, 2014

Health officials say 212 people are infected with the mumps in an outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

Tressel Applies For Presidency Of YSU

Apr 12, 2014

Former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel has applied to become president at Youngstown State University less than a month after he applied for the same position at the University of Akron.

Mumps Cases Confirmed In Twelve Ohio Counties

Mar 31, 2014

The number of cases of mumps in Central Ohio has risen to 111, with 89 linked to Ohio State University.

Health officials say the mumps outbreak that started at Ohio State University has spread to five Ohio counties.


The former director of Ohio State University's pediatric cancer radiation program will be sentenced on May 2nd after his November guilty plea to a single count of accessing digital files intending to view child pornography.

Ohio State University officials say students living in the Buckeye Village apartments will be offered a parking permit for 150-dollars a year, 500-dollars less than the fee originally set by the school's private parking operator.

82 Mumps Cases Now Reported In Franklin County

Mar 27, 2014

Columbus Public Health officials say a dozen more Ohio State University students and one staffer have been added to the list of people infected with mumps, bringing the total number of cases to 82.