Wexner Center for the Arts
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Man Shoots Self Inside Wexner Center

Police at Ohio State say there is no ongoing threat to the university community after a man shot himself inside a campus art museum.
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The Columbus Crew earned only their second trip to the MLS Cup final in the 20-year history of Major League Soccer and their first since 2008 on Sunday night, losing 1-0 to the New York Red Bulls but advancing with a two-leg 2-1 aggregate victory.

Boxes of diapers
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There’s nothing particularly newsworthy about disposable diapers. For the parents of young children in daycare, they’re simply a necessity.

But for poor working parents who struggle to pay rent and put food on the table, pricey disposable diapers can also pose a challenge. This is the story of one young woman who met that challenge and has helped to provide nearly a quarter million diapers to Central Ohio moms and dads.

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The state says it's taken extra steps to stock widely varied brands and packaging at state liquor stores for the holidays. 

Coroner Says Ohio State Student Died From Broken Neck

Nov 25, 2015
Austin Singletary
Ohio State University Office of Student Life

Preliminary autopsy results indicate Ohio State student Austin Singletary died from a broken neck during the annual Mirror Lake jump on Ohio State's campus. 

Singletary, a third-year student from Dayton, was pulled from the lake early Wednesday morning. He died at Ohio State's Wexner Medical Center later Wednesday morning.

Cars in traffic at night
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Close to two million Ohioans will hit the road for Thanksgiving to visit family and friends. That's more than any Thanksgiving since 2007.

A state inspector general's report says a former top aide to Ohio's lieutenant governor claimed traveling to salon appointments as work and got paid for it.

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Police say they have arrested a woman suspected of fatally stabbing a woman near a bar in central Ohio.

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Speaking to thousands of people inside a packed rally in Columbus, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Monday that the U.S. should engage in much more aggressive interrogation techniques on terrorism suspects as he continues to push a hard line on national security after the Paris attacks.

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This episode of Pop Columbus dives into the world of B movies, which are now some of the most profitable movies being made. 

Despite a recent dip in sales in October, housing sales in Central Ohio are up more than 9 percent this year.


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