WOSU News Archives For: November 15, 2013

Woman Charged In Hit-Skip Accident That Killed DeSales Teacher

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A Delaware woman has been charged in the hit-skip bicycle accident that killed an area high school teacher.
4:39PM
November
15, 2013

A woman has been charged in the death of a local high school teacher who was killed in a hit-skip bicycle accident earlier this fall.

Mayor Coleman Unveils 2014 City Budget Proposal

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Mayor Coleman wants to include an education fund in the city's 2014 budget.
2:20PM
November
15, 2013

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman Friday outlined his budget plan for 2014. And it’s full of black ink.

Judge Blocks Ohio Law Limiting Signature Gatherers

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A federal judge has temporarily blocked an Ohio law barring out-of-state petitioner gatherers from collecting signature in the state.
11:36AM
November
15, 2013

A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of an Ohio law barring out-of-state residents from circulating the petitions needed to place an issue or candidate on the ballot.

Columbus Adds To Phillipine Relief Effort

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Worthington minister Manuel Badar scrolls Facebook looking for posts from friends and acquaintances in the Phillipines
10:21AM
November
15, 2013

One week after a massive typhoon swept across the Phillipines, the death toll keeps rising. A Phillipine defense official says more than 3,000 are confirmed dead as of Friday morning. The disaster has spawned international relief efforts, including some here in Columbus.

Man Pleads Guilty To Using Fake Tutoring Scheme

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9:02AM
November
15, 2013

A former local businessman has pleaded guilty to defrauding Columbus and South-Western City Schools out of more than $100,000 in tutoring payments.

Tech Gurus, Entrepreneurs Gather For Startup Weekend

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Most of the companies to come out of Startup Weekend have been technology-related. Some have gone on to be acquired by investors.
8:04AM
November
15, 2013

Beginning tonight, people from around the region will gather in Columbus to build a start-up company.