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Columbus Boy’s Condition Upgraded After Drive-By Shooting

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9:00AM
June
16, 2014

A 2-year-old boy in Columbus has been upgraded from critical to stable condition as he recovers from a gunshot wound to the back.

Columbus Submits 2016 Democratic Convention Bid

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Columbus tosses hat into ring to host 2016 Democratic National Convention
7:51PM
June
7, 2014

Columbus has submitted its bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

Columbus Submits 2016 Democratic Convention Bid

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The city of Columbus submitted its official bid Friday to host the 2016 Democratic Presidential Convention.
2:37PM
June 6, 2014

Columbus has submitted its bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

Columbus Boy Killed, Another Teen Charged In Accidental Shooting

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8:28AM
June
4, 2014

Police in Columbus say a 13-year-old boy was fatally shot by another teenager while they were playing with a handgun.

Teen Girl Stabbed To Death, Other Teen Charged With Murder

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8:19AM
May
29, 2014

Columbus Police say one teen girl is dead and another has been charged with murder after a stabbing in east Columbus on Wednesday.

Suspect, Passenger On Megabus Shot By Columbus Police

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7:29AM
May
27, 2014

Columbus Police say officers shot a man after he held what appeared to be a gun to the bus driver’s head and demanded control of the bus. Another passenger was also injured by police gunfire.

Census Data Show Columbus Is Growing Fast

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No other large Ohio city comes close to Columbus' growth between 2010 and 2013.
9:04AM
May 22, 2014

The city grew by 4.3 percent from 2010 through 2013, to 822,553 residents. Columbus is still the country’s 15th largest city, just behind San Francisco in population.

Lawmaker Pushes Red Light Camera Bill…Again

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Traffic cameras have brought in tens of millions of dollars for Ohio cities. Public safety officials say the main goal of the cameras is public safety; critics call them a revenue generator.
8:27AM
May
22, 2014

A Republican Ohio Senator has proposed what cities say amounts to a ban on red light cameras, which have generated tens of millions of dollars for local municipalities.

Cleveland, Cincinnati Archdioceses Defend Contract Changes

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The Cleveland contract changes include language that refers to teachers as “teacher-ministers.”
8:22AM
May
13, 2014

The Catholic Diocese of Cleveland has joined its counterpart in Cincinnati in requiring its elementary school teachers to sign contracts with expanded morality clauses. The changes come about a year after a Columbus Catholic high school teacher was fired after disclosing her same-sex relationship.

Tressel Signs On At YSU, Gets $300K Annual Salary

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Tressel had been an administrator at the University of Akron the past two years and was a finalist for its presidency.
8:16AM
May 13, 2014

Former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel has officially signed on to be the ninth president of Youngstown State University.