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Former Ohio State Player Pleads To Drug Charges

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Ray Small has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges.
10:54AM
February 25, 2014

A former Ohio State University football player previously caught up in the school’s memorabilia scandal faces a four-year prison term after pleading guilty to drug trafficking.

Reds, Indians Fans Hopeful For 2014

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The Reds and Indians both reached the postseason in 2013; that's the first time both teams made the playoffs in the same season since 1995.
12:32PM
February 21, 2014

Vendors are hawking beer and peanuts, grounds crews are chalking the baselines, and everyone is a contender. That means spring training is underway.

Former Buckeye Wins Gold In Sochi

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OSU alum Natalie Spooner (third from left) celebrates with her family after Canada defeated the U.S. to win gold in women's hockey.
10:33AM
February 21, 2014

Ohio State alum and Canadian women’s hockey team member Natalie Spooner is celebrating after winning a gold medal at the Winter Olympics.

Columbus Curling Club Gets Boost From Olympics

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A member of the Columbus Curling Club slides a stone across the ice.
8:30AM
February
18, 2014

The sport that usually toils in obscurity garners a lot of interest once every four years during the winter Olympics. That’s happening once again in Columbus.

Columbus Hockey Fans Keep Eye On Russian Team

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The Columbus Blue Jackets are well represented on Team Russia by Fedor Tyutin, Artem Anisimov, Sergei Bobrovsky and Nikita Nikitin.
7:31AM
February
14, 2014

The Olympic men’s hockey tournament is underway, with the U.S. routing Slovakia 7-1 on Thursday. But Columbus may be keeping a closer eye on the Russian team: four players from the Columbus Blue jackets are representing Team Russia, headlined by star goalie Sergei Bobrovsky.

Browns Continue Chaotic Offseason By Firing GM, CEO

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The Browns have lost at least 11 games every season since finishing 10-6 in 2007.
9:00AM
February
12, 2014

Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam has again shaken up the team’s leadership, this time at the very top.

Sen. Brown Follows Olympic Push With “Wear American Act”

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The U.S. Olympic team showed up at last week's opening ceremonies in Sochi wearing the American-made uniforms seen above. That’s in large part because of a scolding from Congress two years ago, led by Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown.
9:01AM
February
10, 2014

The U.S. Olympic team showed up at Friday’s opening ceremonies in Sochi wearing American-made uniforms. That’s in large part because of a scolding from Congress two years ago, led by Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown. Now he wants to take it a step further with the Wear American Act.

Denison VP: Student Likely Died From Hypothermia

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Hallman was a history major who was well-known on the campus of about 2,100 students. He was a former member of the swimming team.
7:31AM
February 10, 2014

An official at Denison University says a student who was the subject of an intense search over the weekend apparently died from hypothermia after falling asleep outside.

OSU Basketball Hopes To End Freefall

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Thad Matta has guided the Buckeyes to two Final Fours, including an appearance in the national championship game in 2007.
8:31AM
January 23, 2014

The OSU men’s basketball team is mired in a four-game losing streak and hopes to turn things around Thursday night against Illinois.

One Steubenville Rape Convict Released

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Mays (left) and Richmond were each convicted of rape last March. Mays remains incarcerated.
10:47AM
January 6, 2014

A television station reports that a former eastern Ohio high school football player has been released from a juvenile detention center less than a year after his conviction for raping a 16-year-old girl after an alcohol-fueled party.