Four Columbus High Schools On Lockdown

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Northland, Whetstone, Linden-McKinley, and Mifflin High Schools were all placed on lockdown Wednesday.
12:33PM
January 21, 2015

A district spokeswoman says the lockdown came after “a threat.” Several media outlets say the lockdown was intended to prevent any potential gang violence after a 16-year-old boy was murdered Tuesday night.

Ohio F.O.P. President Wants Obama’s Backing In State Of The Union

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A police officer patrols near protesters in Ferguson, Missouri last year.
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January
20, 2015

The president of the Ohio Fraternal Order of Police is calling on President Obama to use Tuesday night’s State of the Union address to denounce attacks against police.

Former OSU Football Player Charged With Assaulting Child

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Hayes left OSU is 2012 to transfer to the University of Toledo.
10:57AM
January 15, 2015

Former Ohio State football player Kenny Hayes has been charged with felonious assault and two counts of endangering children after prosecutors say his girlfriend’s son suffered injuries consistent with shaken baby syndrome.

Marysville Police: ‘Hostage’ Was In On Crime

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11:20AM
January
14, 2015

Police in Marysville now say a woman who was thought to be a hostage yesterday was a participant and has been charged.

Cardale Jones Leads OSU In National Title Game

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Cardale Jones was OSU's third-string quarterback last summer. After injuries to Braxton Miller and J.T. Barrett, he assumed the starting role and led the Buckeyes to wins over Wisconsin in the Big Ten title game and Alabama in the Sugar Bowl.
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January 9, 2015

Cardale Jones was OSU’s third-string quarterback last summer. After injuries to Braxton Miller and J.T. Barrett, he assumed the starting role and led the Buckeyes to wins over Wisconsin in the Big Ten title game and Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. He now faces Oregon in the national championship game on Monday.

The Passing Of An Era: Well-Known Holocaust Survivor Dies

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Abe Weinrib recorded his story for Columbus' Jewish Community Center in 1987.
8:59AM
January 6, 2015

Abe Weinrib spent the last several decades of his life telling local students about the Nazi occupation of Europe and his time in concentration camps. He died last week at the age of 102.

Snow Coming To Central Ohio

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Columbus city leaders took criticism last winter for a lack of snow plows that left many streets snow covered for days.
9:52AM
January 5, 2015

The first significant snowfall of the season is expected to hit Central Ohio late Monday and early Tuesday, with a cold front tracking closely behind the storm.

South Columbus Restaurant A “Total Loss” After Morning Fire

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Fire fighters say the South High Street restaurant appears to be a total loss after a Tuesday morning fire.
6:49AM
December 30, 2014

A section of South High Street has reopened after an early-morning fire at the Ohio Deli and Restaurant.

Man Dead After Being Pulled From Far East Side Pond

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10:02AM
December
29, 2014

Police say a man who drove into a pond at a Far East Side apartment complex was pulled from the water by divers but died.