Fewer Ohioans Got Concealed Carry Permits In 2014

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8:13AM
February
27, 2015

For the first time in several years, there was a drop in the number of people getting or renewing concealed carry gun permits in Ohio last year.

Strickland To Run For U.S. Senate

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9:56AM
February 25, 2015

Former Ohio governor Ted Strickland is jumping back into the political arena.

Schools Cancel, Delay Classes As Temperatures Plummet

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It was the coldest February 24 ever in Columbus, as temperatures dipped to -10 degrees early Tuesday.
7:38AM
February
24, 2015

After bitter cold on Monday, temperatures plummeted even more overnight. In the northern Union County village of Richwood, the National Weather Service reported an overnight low of -18 degrees.

Columbus Police Host First Forum On Improving Community Relations

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Tamir Rice (left), 12, was killed by police who say he reached for his waistband as officers were responding to reports of someone waving a gun. He had what turned out to be a toy air pistol. John Crawford was killed by police in a Dayton-area Walmart while holding an air rifle he picked up off a store shelf.
11:34AM
February 23, 2015

The forums come after some highly-publicized police-involved deaths in Ohio, including the shootings of two young black males who were holding what turned out to be air guns.

Havlicek Used “Meticulous” Preparation To Reach Greatness

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Havlicek was a great college player, but often overshadowed by OSU teammate Jerry Lucas, one of the most highly-recruited players in American high school basketball history.
8:12AM
February 20, 2015

Ohio native John Havlicek starred for Ohio State as the school made three straight national title game appearance in the 1960s. He’s being recognized for those accomplishments as he enters the National College Basketball Hall of Fame.

Attorney General Wants Rebate From Anti-Overdose Drug Maker

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Some Ohio agencies say prices for naloxone doubled during 2014.
11:52AM
February
18, 2015

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is asking the maker of a drug used to combat overdoses to send money back to local police departments and other agencies that administer the drug.

Snow Returns To Central Ohio

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Forecasts call for snow Monday and cold temperatures through the week.
7:37AM
February 16, 2015

Forecasts call for snow Monday and cold temperatures through the week.

Twenty Five Years Later, Buster Douglas Still Hometown Hero

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Douglas now spends much of his time coaching a youth boxing team in Columbus.
9:05AM
February 11, 2015

On February 11, 1990, Douglas pulled off what’s been called the biggest upset in sports history by knocking out heavyweight champion Mike Tyson.

IKEA To Build Columbus-Area Store

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IKEA calls itself "the world's leading home furnishings retailer."
8:00AM
January
27, 2015

Swedish furniture retailer IKEA says it plans to build a store in the Columbus area.