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Infant Dies In Hilltop Fire

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8:01AM
March
3, 2014

A makeshift memorial has appeared in front of the west Columbus home where Catherine Neese was killed Sunday afternoon.

Toddler Killed After Motorized Bike Pulled Into Street

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The accident happened on Taylor Ave. between E. 5th Ave. and Interstate 670.
8:49AM
May
10, 2012

Columbus police say a toddler was killed and two more children were seriously hurt late Wednesday when the motorized bike they were riding pulled out of an alley into a street.

Should Women Have To Hear Fetal Heartbeat Before Having Abortion?

Posted: October 13, 2011

Some anti-abortion activists propose a law that would require abortion providers to make the heartbeat of an unborn child visible and audible to its mother as part of her informed consent. Should women be required to see a fetus and hear a fetal heartbeat before having an abortion?

50 Percent of Franklin County Parents Behind on Child Support

12:00AM
December
2, 2010

With Ohio unemployment still at nearly 10 percent and job growth slow at best, the bills are piling up for those looking for work. For some, a big bill is their child support payment. And as the economy struggles many struggle to make the payments. WOSU reports judges and county officials are showing leniency for those truly facing hard times.

Hilliard Boy Dead After Struck By Car

12:00AM
September
14, 2010

A Hilliard City Schools student was killed Tuesday morning on Scioto Darby Road.

Columbus Police: Drug Overdose of Child is a Homicide

12:00AM
May
17, 2010

Columbus police are investigating as a homicide the death of a four year old child who had a lethal level of drugs in his system.

Five-Year-Old Franklin County Boy Who Died Had Swine Flu

12:00AM
December
3, 2009

A second Columbus area child has died after being infected with the H1N1 flu virus.

Hilliard Middle School Teacher Faces Federal Charges of Child Pornography

12:00AM
October
20, 2009

A teacher and the boys basketball coach at Weaver Middle School in Hilliard is facing two federal charges for allegedly possessing and distributing child pornography.

Child Care Facilities Not Immune to Economic Woes

12:00AM
December
9, 2008

We’ve heard how the weakening economy has led to tens of thousands of layoffs in Ohio. Those layoffs have a trickle down effect. One industry directly affected when a parent loses a job is the child care industry. WOSU found central Ohio day care centers are getting creative with adults, trying to ride out the recession.

Ohio Supreme Court Hears Child Prostitution Case

12:00AM
November
18, 2008

The Ohio Supreme Court is considering a case involving child prostitution.