On Thursday, Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther announced a tax abatement worth $68 million for Easton Town Center, the second-largest job center in the city. Ginther says the new agreement will also provide an economic boost for the neighboring Linden area.

Pokemon Go on a smartphone
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Police say a man playing "Pokemon Go" in an Ohio park was robbed of his cellphone and shot three times.

Columbus police say officers who responded to gunshots being fired in the Linden neighborhood last night came under fire themselves. At a news conference Thursday morning police spokesman Sergeant Rich Weiner says an unknown shooter or shooters fired a high caliber firearm at police.