Columbus Police Vice officer Andrew Mitchell was arrested Monday for allegedly kidnapping and sexually assaulting multiple women, while acting under his duties as a police officer.
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Vice Officer Andrew Mitchell Resigns From Columbus Police

Columbus Police Vice officer Andrew Mitchell has filed for retirement from the department, days after being indicted by the Justice Department on seven federal charges.

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Columbus Police Vice officer Andrew Mitchell was arrested Monday for allegedly kidnapping and sexually assaulting multiple women, while acting under his duties as a police officer.
Justice Department

Columbus Police Vice officer Andrew Mitchell has filed for retirement from the department, days after being indicted by the Justice Department on seven federal charges.

Gas prices at a Shell station in southeast Denver, May 25, 2018.
David Zalubowski / Associated Press

Republican leaders in the Ohio Senate released their version of the transportation budget bill Tuesday. Their proposal makes dozens of changes to what the Ohio House passed in HB62, although the gas tax increase went untouched for now.

Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press

President Donald Trump is returning to Ohio on Wednesday, the state that foretold his 2016 victory and serves as the linchpin of his re-election effort.

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U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will headline an Ohio Democratic Party fundraising dinner.

Kimberly Murnieks is the director of Gov. DeWine's Office of Budget and Management. Mark Flanders is with the Legislative Budget Office.
Karen Kasler / Ohio Public Radio

On the first day of hearings on Gov. Mike DeWine’s $69 billion operating budget, lawmakers are hearing about two sets of economic forecasts. The lawmakers will have to decide which estimates they’ll go with.

Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.
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As of Jan. 1, 2019, hospitals are required to post price lists online for everything from medications to procedures. The mandate from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services aims to increase price transparency and help patients make more informed choices.

Columbus Division of Police has abolished its Vice Unit, effective immediately.

Angela Rucci created an app called Tego to help Ohio State students get home safely.
Gabe Rosenberg / WOSU

When students come to The Ohio State University, they're inundated with information on how to keep themselves safe. From pamphlets to workshops to self-defense classes, the university provides a plethora of resources for students to protect themselves.

The Ohio House is now streaming more committee hearings online through the purchase and installation of new cameras at the Statehouse. This is part of the new effort to expand transparency in the bill making process. 

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