Watch Live: First Presidential Debate Between Clinton And Trump

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton go head-to-head in the first presidential debate Monday night. NPR's politics team, with help from reporters and editors who cover national security, immigration, business, foreign policy and more, is live annotating the debate. Portions of the debate with added analysis are highlighted, followed by context and fact check from NPR reporters and editors. The debate also marks the first time a woman has been in a general election debate, and the gender dynamics...
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Ohio military and overseas voters can now cast ballots for the November presidential election. The office of Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted says absentee voting for military and overseas voters began Saturday.

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The state is appealing a judge's decision that would allow commercial development of an 18-acre wetlands area surrounded by roads, houses and parking lots in booming suburban Columbus.


  Ohio Republican Senator Shannon Jones argues that the legislation will allow Ohio to improve its programs for better birth rates.

Mourners hold a vigil for Tyre King blocks away from he was shot by Columbus Police in Olde Towne East
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A group calling for an independent investigation after a Columbus Police officer fatally shot a 13-year-old boy while investigating a reported armed robbery is planning a downtown protest.

The federal government has extended the deadline for Ohio homeowners to apply for a home refinancing program set up to help those hurt by the foreclosure crisis.

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It's a slow commute in the Dublin area as some big freeway changes bog down traffic for the first time. 

The first presidential debate tonight is shaping up to be one of the most-watched political events ever, with a potentially Super Bowl-size audience.

Here are four things to watch for as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump take the stage at Hofstra University on Long Island.

1. Which Trump shows up

Donald Trump "won" the primary debates by dominating his opponents, often by name-calling and bluster. This one will be different.

As tiny houses become more and more popular, Columbus City Schools is helping students get into the industry. The district says a new program will make students more employable in the growing industry after graduation.

Golfing legend Arnold Palmer has died at 87.

He died Sunday evening at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside, a tertiary care hospital in Pittsburgh. NPR confirmed his death with UPMC's media relations manager, Stephanie Stanley. The United States Golf Association announced Palmer's death via Twitter.

Palmer won 62 PGA Tour events, fifth on the all-time list. He won golf's biggest titles: the Masters, the U.S. Open, the British Open. He won seven majors in all.

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This week, a committee of Columbus city leaders shared their recommendations on how to roll out the city’s new body camera program for police. But the ACLU thinks there's a few holes in the city's proposed policy.


All Sides with Ann Fisher is a two-hour, daily public-affairs show designed to over time touch upon all sides of the issues and events that shape life in central Ohio.

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