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Columbus, Ohio is located in Franklin County. Zip codes in Columbus, OH include 43216, 43202, and 43211. The median home price in Columbus is $121,000 which is roughly $76/per square foot. More Columbus information.

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55 min ago | WLVQ-FM Columbus

5 sobriety checkpoints planned for tonight

Two more sobriety checkpoints have been announced for tonight. That makes five in central Ohio - one in Columbus, one in Licking County, two in Delaware County and one in Logan County.

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3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Man found not guilty in shooting death of teen during fight

A Franklin County jury has acquitted a 19-year-old man in the death of a 16-year-old boy who was shot during a fight last summer outside a Far East Side apartment complex.

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8 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Middle West Spirits has hit with barrel-finished vodka

Middle West Spirits co-owners Ryan Lang, left, and Brady Konya, right, made by accident a Honey Vanilla Bean Vodka that has been popular in Columbus, Ohio on August 11, 2014.

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12 hrs ago | WCKX-FM Columbus

Former Scandal Star Columbus Short Taken Into Custody

Short has been a wanted man since last month when he failed to appear in his criminal domestic violence case.

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14 hrs ago | Portsmouth Daily Times

Dayton man charged in stabbing incident

Alexander P. Dillard, 40, of Dayton, has been arrested and charged with felonious assault for the stabbing of Leo Buggs, 34, of Columbus.

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17 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Some piercings to be off-limits to Ohio teens

Jared Anderson does two piercings to the forward helix - the upper edge - of Lindsey Schad's left ear at Evolved Body Art in the University District.

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21 hrs ago | Ohio.com

Busy, busy weekend for craft beer in Ohio

It's going to be a busy beer weekend in Ohio. There are at least five big beer festivals, including two in Columbus taking place on the same day.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Welcome to Columbus: Ohio stinks for women

Ohio has been declared an "anti-woman state" by a national women's rights group, which has earned it fake tourism billboards outside three of its largest airports.

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WBNS

Vice Squad Says Sex Trafficking Crimes On The Rise In Central Ohio

A Columbus man is in jail, accused of forcing a northeast Ohio girl to work as a prostitute in a Whitehall motel.

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Business Journal

360 Architecture acquired by HOK design, Columbus office to expand

The famed HOK design firm out of New York City has acquired Kansas City-based rival 360 Architecture as HOK seeks to re-establish its leadership in the sports facilities design arena.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Uber, Lyft apply for licenses in Columbus

So far, 142 people have applied for city licenses to drive for app-based car services such as Uber and Lyft.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Columbus man gets 37-year sentence for rape, other charges

A 35-year-old man was sentenced to 37 years in prison today for raping a 28-year-old woman during a break-in at her Olde Towne East apartment last year.

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WTVN-AM Columbus

Columbus man indicted for sex with teen

A 57-year old Columbus man has been indicted for unlawful sexual conduct with a teen girl at Highbanks Metro Park.

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Ohio.com

Officer involved in Wal-Mart shooting back on job

In this photo taken on Monday, Aug. 5, 2014, members of the Ohio Student Association gathered outside Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's office in Columbus, Ohio, to call for the release of in-store video in the fatal police shooting of a man at a Dayton-area Wal-Mart.

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WBNS

Two People Attacked By Pit Bulls In West Columbus

Two people are recovering after being attacked by two pit bulls Thursday morning.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Former Upper Arlington resident makes joyful return to Broadway in Newsies

" Look at me: I'm the king of New York Suddenly I'm respectable Staring right at'cha, Lousy with sta'cha" - Lyrics to King of New York , a song from Newsies She's still far away from being the king of New York, but former Columbus resident Molly Jobe certainly feels like a queen-in-the-making as she nears the end of her enjoyable six-month latest ... (more)

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The Lantern

Columbus power outage reaches some Ohio State buildings

There were more than 6,300 AEP customers without power in Franklin County as of 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to a power outage map on the AEP website, representing about 1.2 percent of its customers in the area.

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WBNS

ALS Chapter of Columbus & Southern Ohio Gets Big Boost From Ice Bucket Challenge

Since the bucket challenge started in July, the local ALS chapter says its fundraising has more than doubled.

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WBNS

Columbus Man Accused Of Raping Women He Met Online

Tony Dunn said Terry Smith Jr., didn't hide the fact he turned to the Internet to find a date.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Port Columbus ranks high for speedy cell-phone service

If you need to call someone from Port Columbus, you're in luck. Unless it's to report that your plane's departure has been delayed.

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