Gabe Rosenberg

Digital News Editor

Gabe Rosenberg joined WOSU in October 2016. A Pittsburgh native, Gabe graduated with a bachelor's degree in American Studies from Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT. 

Before coming to Columbus, he worked as a digital news assistant for NPR in Washington, DC, reporting and writing for NPR's website and blogs. His work has also appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Columbia Journalism Review, and Consequence of Sound.

He is a lifelong Fountains of Wayne fan and pun aficionado.

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Jay LaPrete / Associated Press

The 10th District Court of Appeals on Thursday rejected an attempt to dismiss the state’s lawsuit against Columbus Crew owners.

Allen Breed / Associated Press

Ohio pro-gun groups filed a lawsuit Thursday against Columbus and Cincinnati, hoping to overturn recently passed gun control measures.

MORPC

Columbus is taking another step toward the creation of a hyperloop connecting the city with Chicago and Pittsburgh.

Michael Lee / WOSU

With Columbus Pride weekend in full swing, a "big LGBTQ dance party" might seem like an ordinary sight. But the party that took over Gay Street on Friday had one specific guest in mind: Vice President Mike Pence.

Michael Conroy / Associated Press

Vice President Mike Pence is set to visit Columbus on Friday, June 15, to tout the new federal tax reform plan. He’ll be met outside the Columbus Renaissance hotel with what protesters are calling the “Big LGBTQ Dance Party.”

Jay LaPrete / Associated Press

In a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday that Ohio can clean up its voting rolls by clearing people who haven't voted in a while.

The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University has proposed increasing tuition for incoming freshmen by 1.4 percent – and then locking in that price for the next four years. It joins a group of Ohio universities hiking costs for students this fall.

Rep. Smith speaks during Ohio House session on April 11, 2018.
Ohio House

The Ohio House attempted to elect a new speaker on Wednesday afternoon, following weeks of inertia, in-fighting and canceled meetings.

Even then, it took 11 rounds of voting and a rule change in order for Finance Chair and state Rep. Ryan Smith to finally win with a plurality of votes.

Gabe Rosenberg / WOSU

Welcome home, “Kangaroo Crossing” sign.

Debbie Holmes / WOSU

Kirkersville will now have to hire its fourth police chief in little over than a year.

James Hughes, Jr. died unexpectedly at his home in the Columbus suburb of Reynoldsburg on Friday night. He had served as the Kirkersville Police Chief for under two months, but reports of his criminal record and work history stirred up controversy among the village of 500.

Wilma Yoder / Columbus Metro Parks

Columbus may be one of the fastest-growing cities in the country, but its public parks aren't garnering the same acclaim.

The Ohio State University

The ACLU has filed a federal lawsuit over Ohio's Congressional districts, challenging the current map as "unconstitutional partisan gerrymandering." 

Ohio House

The Ohio House still has no Speaker, and won't for at least the foreseeable future.

Ohio State University Wrestling / Facebook

The Ohio State University is asking alumni for information related to an investigation into alleged sexual misconduct by a former university sports doctor.

Flickr

Columbus Police say a black man suspected of robbing a woman has died after a struggle with a group of bystanders who witnessed the robbery and chased him down.

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