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.

Ways to Connect

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

Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, left, and Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, speak to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018.
J. Scott Applewhite / AP

The U.S. Senate voted Thursday to terminate President Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border. Both of Ohio's senators, Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman, cast their votes in support of the measure.


It’s that time of year again: The 2019 Tiny Desk Contest is now open! And WOSU wants to see as many Ohio bands entering as we possibly can.

The Ohio State University

A federal court will decide the mediator of two class action lawsuits against The Ohio State University, which claim the school ignored or failed to stop sexual misconduct by a longtime team doctor.

Federal, local and state authorities announce federal charges against Columbus Police officer Andrew Mitchell on March 11, 2019.
Paige Pfleger / WOSU

Federal prosecutors on Monday announced the indictment of Columbus Police Vice officer Andrew Mitchell, who authorities allege kidnapped victims under the guise of an arrest and forced them to exchange sex for their freedom.

Stormy Daniels speaks during a ceremony for her receiving a City Proclamation and Key to the City on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 in West Hollywood, Calif.
Ringo H.W. Chiu / AP

Columbus Police have concluded their internal investigation into the 2018 arrest of Stormy Daniels at a Columbus strip club, which the department calls “improper” but not pre-planned or politically motivated.

John Minchillo / Associated Press

Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) announced Thursday he will not run for president in 2020.

New Columbus City Council member Rob Dorans.
Clare Roth / WOSU

Rob Dorans will be sworn in this week as the latest member of Columbus City Council.

The campus of Mount Carmel West in Columbus on Jan. 30, 2019.
Gabe Rosenberg / WOSU

The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid told Mount Carmel's West and St. Ann's hospitals that their pharmaceutical services continue to be out of compliance.

Fired Mount Carmel doctor William Husel
Mount Carmel

Fired Mount Carmel doctor William Husel has requested a hearing before the State Medical Board of Ohio, to appeal the suspension of his medical license. The hearing’s date has yet to be determined.

The campus of Mount Carmel West in Columbus on Jan. 30, 2019.
Gabe Rosenberg / WOSU

Mount Carmel Health System now says at least 35 patients were impacted by “excessive” doses of painkillers under the care of fired doctor William Husel, and that there may have been opportunities for conditions of five patients to improve.

Columbus State Community College

Columbus State Community College won an award Tuesday from the organization Achieving the Dream for increasing student success and decreasing achievement gaps.

The main entrance to Mount Carmel West Hospital is shown Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019.
Andrew Welsh-Huggins / Associated Press

Three more wrongful death lawsuits were filed Tuesday against Mount Carmel Health System and fired doctor William Husel. That brings the total number of suits to 19.

Ohio State

Ohio State's Public Safety office said it mistakenly sent out an "active attacker" alarm just after noon on Monday afternoon.

A banner at the Mount Carmel West campus in Columbus on Jan. 30, 2019.
Gabe Rosenberg / WOSU

The federal Centers For Medicare And Medicaid have accepted a corrective action plan for both Mount Carmel West Hospital and Mount Carmel St. Ann's.