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1 min ago | WBNS

Former OSU Marching Band Director's Attorney Calls Firing Unfair

Waters was fired on Thursday after a two-month investigation revealed a sexually-charged environment in the band and inappropriate rituals.

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4 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

Ohio State U hospital to open new emergency room

The Columbus Dispatch reports that emergency department stays for those admitted to Wexner Medical Center have been averaging just over six hours, one of the longest waiting times in the state.

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Related Topix: Merced, CA

4 hrs ago | The Lantern

Letter to the editor: Ohio State officials acted unfairly in firing marching band director

While I do not officially represent the views of the Ohio State University Marching Band or the TBDBITL Alumni Club, I believe I can speak for a very large and unified group of former band members and their families, friends and supporters that feel that officials from the Ohio State University have acted harshly, unfairly and without just cause in ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Ohio State University Marching Band, Big-Band

4 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Public sculptures in central Ohio have stories to tell

"We're very happy to see an exciting image when .a <.a <. turn a corner - something that enlivens a space and makes us think a little bit about form and function," said Diane Nance, chairwoman of the Columbus Art Commission, which in recent months has kept tabs on a growing body of new outdoor installations.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Columbus, OH, Italy, World News, Netherlands,

6 hrs ago | Salem News

Benefit recital features talents of SHS graduates

Acclaimed musicians and Salem High graduates Vicki Schaeffer, class of 1974, and Andy Schuller, class of 1976, performed a well-attended benefit recital Sunday featuring their organ and trumpet skills at the Salem United Presbyterian Church.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Daily Kos

Not Just the Adults - " Secular Kids' IQs also Higher

With all the hoopla surrounding a quiz question apparently formulated by an Ohio State University grad student asking whether Atheists were smarter than Christians, why has Corporate Media focused on right-wing outrage rather than doing their jobs in exploring the facts behind this question, which is based on the textbook for the psychology course ... (more)

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, US News, Liberal Political News

News Journal

Mansfield Art Center hosts Art Explosion

Mansfield Art Center hosts Art Explosion! The eight-day series of events designed to highlight Richland County's thriving arts scene, was a success Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1rIl9yl The senior at Lucas High School was busy lending her creative hand to the graffiti wall where those young and old alike could use ... (more)

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Related Topix: Richland County, OH, Mansfield, OH

The Columbus Dispatch

Benjamin J. Marrison commentary: Graphic nature of OSU stories contextual

As a group of editors discussed how much graphic material we would publish in describing the " sexualized culture" that investigators found in Ohio State University's marching band, several editors gave me one of those looks.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Public sculptures in central Ohio have stories to tell

"We're very happy to see an exciting image when .a <.a <. turn a corner - something that enlivens a space and makes us think a little bit about form and function," said Diane Nance, chairwoman of the Columbus Art Commission, which in recent months has kept tabs on a growing body of new outdoor installations.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Columbus, OH, Italy, World News, Netherlands,

The Columbus Dispatch

Hospitals see fewer uninsured

Keithan Clayton, 27, left, receives information from Dawn Diazmercado, a patient advocate who set up an appointment for him to apply for Medicaid.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, Ohio, Columbus, OH

Sat Jul 26, 2014

NewsandSentinel.com

DuPont engineer earns top honor

Following a career path from the classroom to the science lab earned a local DuPont employee a high honor few achieve.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Science, Youngstown, OH

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

GOP works to avert Senate upset in Georgia

Ohio State University says a task force will be formed to help bring changes after the firing of its celebrated marching band's director amid allegations he ignored rampant sexual harassment.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Saxby Chambliss, Family, Kids, Bob McDonnell, US Governors

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Penn State hires former Cal AD to lead program

A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth... A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government ... (more)

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Berkeley, CA

Sunherald.com

Ohio State to form task force after band scandal

Teacher Maggie Maloney and students cheer for the Ohio State Marching Band as they march to the stage at Columbus Commons in Columbus, Ohio on Friday, July 25, 2014.

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WBNS

Ohio State University Releases Audio Of Band Director's Tirade

Jon Waters was dismissed Thursday after a two-month investigation determined he knew about and failed to stop a "sexualized" culture of rituals.

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WTVG-TV Toledo

Riverdale teacher accused of child endangering resigns from district

The Riverdale School teacher caught on camera being physical with a student has resigned.

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McClatchy

Questions remain in shooting death of FSU professor

On that night, July 16, his thoughts drifted to the number of Death Row inmates whose sentences had been vacated in California.

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Related Topix: Death Penalty, Prison, Blog News, University of Miami

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Business Journal

Wagenbrenner on Harrison Park: 'Made sense to pull down some chips'

Columbus developer Mark Wagenbrenner told me the sale of the Harrison Park Apartments stemmed from the torrid pace of development his company has before it.

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Related Topix: Columbus, OH

KTVN Reno

Florida judge overturns gay marriage ban

An 80-year-old man who came home to find two burglars said he shot and killed one of them despite her pleas that she was pregnant, but it's the woman's alleged accomplice who has been arrested on suspicion... Prosecutors deciding whether to charge a California man who says he fatally shot a violent burglar in the back in an alley as she fled his ... (more)

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Related Topix: Florida, Violent Crime

KTVN Reno

Prosecutors consider charges after burglar killed

An 80-year-old man who came home to find two burglars said he shot and killed one of them despite her pleas that she was pregnant, but it's the woman's alleged accomplice who has been arrested on suspicion... Prosecutors deciding whether to charge a California man who says he fatally shot a violent burglar in the back in an alley as she fled his ... (more)

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Miami Dade County, FL

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