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Shuttle Driver That Hit Researcher Pleads Not Guilty

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Shuttle driver Karl Beem, 62, has pleaded not guilty to vehicular homicide charges in the death of Nationwide Children's researcher David Newsom, 35, who was killed in May.
4:14PM
August
16, 2013

A central Ohio hospital shuttle driver that struck and killed a researcher and injured another has pleaded not guilty to vehicular homicide.

Columbus Pediatrician Arrested On Child Porn Charges

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Christopher Pelloski has been ordered by a judge to avoid unsupervised contact with children.
9:40AM
July
25, 2013

A well-known Columbus pediatrician has resigned after being arrested on charges of downloading child pornography.

Man Killed In Children’s Hospital Bus Accident Was Lab Manager

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David Newsom, 35, was technical director for the Biomedical Genomics Core in the Research Institute at the hospital.
9:00AM
May
30, 2013

Nationwide Children’s hospital today is mourning. A researcher was struck and killed Wednesday by a hospital shuttle bus. A second employee was seriously injured. Investigators are still sorting out what happened.

Study: More Children Poisoned During Warm Weather

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According to the study, published online Monday, 31 percent of hydrocarbon exposure incidents were reported during the summer, with 17 to 19 percent being reported during winter months.
8:30AM
May
6, 2013

A new study from Children’s Hospital in Columbus says children are more likely to be poisoned by household chemicals during the warmer summer months.

Six Columbus Teens Wounded In Weekend Shootings

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7:47AM
April
1, 2013

Nine people, including six teenagers, were injured in at least five weekend shooting around Columbus.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Dedicates Additions

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Patients and public officials help dedicate expansion of Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus
4:31PM
June
11, 2012

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Monday showed off its new $780,000,000 expansion to elected and civic leaders, donors, and young patients. A crowd of about a thousand turned out to take measure of the expansion at Parsons and Livingston.

Second Child Dies From Motorbike Accident

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Police say 9-year-old Gabryale Campbell has died from injuries sustained in the crash last Wednesday.
7:30AM
May
16, 2012

Police say Gabryale Campbell, 9, died at Children’s Hospital from injuries sustained last week when the motorbike she was riding on pulled into a street and was struck by a pickup truck.

Woman, Child Killed After Car Plunges Into Pond

12:00AM
February
28, 2011

Columbus Police say a young woman and a child are dead and an infant is in critical condition after a car plunged into a pond near the Eastland Mall last night.

Franklin County Seeks More Mentors

12:00AM
June
14, 2010

Franklin County Children Services has 250 children waiting for mentors. And many of those on the list are boys. The agency says it has a need for more male mentors, specifically African American men.

Local Health Officials Report First Columbus Death From Swine Flu

12:00AM
September
3, 2009

A 20-year-old pregnant woman has become the first Columbus fatality in the swine flu epidemic. The woman died early this morning at Doctors Hospital.