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OSU Jumps TCU To Make First College Football Playoff

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Wide receiver Devin Smith (9) and Jalin Marshall celebrate a touchdown during the Big Ten championship game last Saturday. OSU routed the Badgers 59-0.
8:36AM
December 8, 2014

It look a 59 point win in the Big Ten championship game and a little luck with the selection committee, but the Ohio State football will be among the four teams in the first college football playoff.

Columbus-Area Health Systems Spend Millions To Attract Patients

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Columbus-area hospitals compete for attention, and it's refected in marketing and advertising budgets.
5:00AM
December
8, 2014

There’s an ad war underway in Columbus. Central Ohio’s largest hospital systems are spending millions of dollars on marketing. WOSU looks the strategies behind, and the effectiveness of, omnipresent hospital marketing.

OSU Prepares For Big Ten Title Game, Possible Playoff Run

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Cardale Jones was the third-string quarterback four months. He'll get the start in the Big Ten championship game Saturday against Wisconsin.
9:43AM
December 5, 2014

Just four months ago, Cardale Jones was OSU’s third-string quarterback. He’ll get the first start of his college career on Saturday as OSU takes on Wisconsin in the Big Ten championship game.

Ohio State’s Tobacco Ban Making Some Progress

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Ohio State officials measure some progress in the nearly year long campus-wide smoking ban.
5:00AM
November
17, 2014

More universities in Ohio seek to implement a campus-wide tobacco ban. Akron and Kent State want to join Ohio State which started its tobacco ban nearly a year ago. University officials monitor progress in several ways according to Dr. Peter Shields with the James Cancer Hospital.

Sobriety Help Available to OSU Students

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Recovery House at Penn Place is located at 1478 Pennsylvania Avenue.
5:00AM
October
27, 2014

It’s estimated there are hundreds maybe thousands of students at Ohio State in recovery.

OSU Says More Evidence Exists Of Band’s ‘Sexualized Culture’

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Ohio State University today released more evidence supporting the school’s claim of a “sexualized culture” within the OSU Marching Band. Ohio State wants a federal judge to dismiss the lawsuit fired marching band director Jonathon Waters filed against the university.
12:25PM
October 23, 2014

Ohio State University, Thursday, released more evidence supporting the school’s claim of a “sexualized culture” within the OSU Marching Band.

OSU Student Suspect In Weekend Rape

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Ohio State University police say a 19 year old student is a suspect in a reported campus rape last weekend.
11:17AM
September
16, 2014

Ohio State University police are investigating a reported rape they say involves a 19 year old student suspect.

OSU Kicks Off Season Full Of Questions, New Players

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Braxton Miller is a two-time Big Ten Player of the Year. He'll miss the entire 2014 season after re-injuring his surgically-repaired shoulder.
8:46AM
August
29, 2014

For the first time since 2011, the OSU football team will open a season without Braxton Miller as its starting quarterback.

Former OSU Star Files Second Lawsuit Over “Road Rage” Charges

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Stillwagon is suing for the usually-secret evidence presented to the grand jury that issued his indictment.
8:29AM
August 26, 2014

Jim Stillwagon, a fixture on the 1968 OSU football team that won the national championship, has filed a lawsuit against the Delaware County prosecutor’s office for what Stillwagon’s attorney calls “cooked up” charges.

OSU: No Record Of Police At “Midnight Ramp” March

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A band alumni group says dozens have witnessed police at the events, and the lack of documentation probably indicates it was just "one of those wink-and-nod cool traditions."
10:58AM
August
13, 2014

Ohio State officials say there is no recent record of campus police attending an annual ritual where marching band members entered Ohio Stadium in their underwear.