WOSU News Archives For: September 3, 2014

Ohio Mom, 2 Sons Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

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Police say an Ohio woman and her two sons have died from apparent gunshot wounds in what police suspect is a murder-suicide.
3:24PM
September
3, 2014

Police say an Ohio woman and her two sons have died from apparent gunshot wounds in what police suspect is a murder-suicide.

Columbus Castings On South Side To Hire 550 Workers

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A Columbus Castings worker preps an undercarriage piece for an Amtrak order. The steel foundry is expected to hire 50 more workers after rail car manufacturer announced it plans to hire 550 new workers.
2:55PM
September
3, 2014

The struggling South Side of Columbus is getting a major boost. After several down years, the neighborhood’s long time major employer has announced it plans to nearly double its workforce.

Crew Reconstructs Shooting Inside Ohio Wal-Mart

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State authorities have completed their investigation into the shooting of John Crawford III by police inside a Beavercreek Walmart store in August. His family has called the shooting unjustified.
11:55AM
September
3, 2014

Ohio authorities have completed additional investigation at a Dayton-area Wal-Mart store where police fatally shot a man holding an air rifle.

Columbus School Board Tightens Rules On Grade Changes

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9:10AM
September 3, 2014

The change comes after the data rigging scandal that led to several principals being fired or resigning.

Columbus Castings Adding 500 Jobs

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The company says it will try to hire many of the new employees from the surrounding neighborhood.
8:49AM
September
3, 2014

Columbus Castings says it will add 500 positions at its South Side foundry.

Man In Custody After Four Bodies Found In Bucyrus

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The four bodies were found Monday in the Crawford County city of about 12,000 people.
8:44AM
September
3, 2014

Police have not released any possible motives in the four deaths in the Crawford County city of about 12,000 people.