New Consortium To Offer Job Training To Local Students

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Students can take job training courses in four fields, including robotics and information technology.
9:01AM
April
23, 2014

Beginning in the fall, several local high schools will offer students a head start in getting ready for college or the work force.

Ohio “Campaign Lying Law” Goes Before U.S. Supreme Court

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The billboard campaign against Dem. U.S. Rep. Steve Driehaus was abandoned before any ads went up.
7:44AM
April
21, 2014

The case arose after an anti-abortion group falsely accused an Ohio Congressman of supporting taxpayer-funded abortion.

Elderly Woman Found Stabbed To Death

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Police say Anna Eblem, 89, was founded stabbed to death Thursday afternoon.
7:45AM
April
18, 2014

Columbus Police say an 89-year-old woman is dead after being stabbed to death.

Jackets Blow Lead, Drop Playoff Opener Against Pittsburgh

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Brandon Dubinsky of the Columbus Blue Jackets moves the puck up ice in front of Paul Martin of the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. Columbus lost game one 4-3.
7:56AM
April 17, 2014

The team at one point was ahead 3-1, but let Pittsburgh chip away and the Penguins took the lead for good with 8:18 left in the game.

Blue Jackets Make Playoff Return Tonight In Pittsburgh

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Derek Mackenzie waits for the puck to drop on a faceoff earlier this season.
7:55AM
April 16, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets start their second-ever playoff series tonight against the heavily-favored Pittsburgh Penguins.

Kasich Rolls Out First TV Ad In Campaign For Governor

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The ad debuted Tuesday morning and is expected to run on local television stations for one week.
10:01AM
April 15, 2014

The incumbent Republican governor on Tuesday released a television ad titled “Deliver” that focuses on his humble western Pennsylvania roots, entering Ohio politics, and starting a family.

A.G. Certifies Gay Marriage Ballot Language

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The ruling from Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine comes on the same day a federal judge is expected to order the state to recognize out-of-state gay marriages.
10:59AM
April
14, 2014

A proposed constitutional amendment to legalize gay marriage in Ohio has cleared a big legal hurdle.

Tressel Applies For Another Presidential Post

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While at OSU, Tressel admitted that he knew of allegations of players trading memorabilia for cash and tattoos at least eight months before the rules violations became public. He resigned months after the OSU scandal became public.
8:03AM
April
14, 2014

Former Ohio State football coach and current University of Akron vice president Jim Tressel has formally applied to be the next president of Youngstown State University.

Columbus Teen Charged In Double Shooting

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Police say the shooting happened behind Stafford's Market at the intersection of Hudson St. and Parkwood Ave. in the East Linden neighborhood.
7:57AM
April
7, 2014

A 16-year-old boy is in jail on charges of shooting two men in northeast Columbus yesterday.