Washington County Commissioner Signs Up For Coronavirus Vaccine TrialLarry Maggi will take part in a coronavirus vaccine trial in Columbus.
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine Orders Children To Wear Masks In SchoolsGov. Mike DeWine has issued a health order requiring masks for children returning to in-person classes this fall.
Columbus Schools, Ohio’s Largest District, Going VirtualChildren attending Columbus city schools, Ohio’s largest district, will take classes virtually at least through October, city officials announced Tuesday.
Red Panda Missing From Columbus Zoo Habitat Found SafeColumbus zoo officials say the red panda found missing from her habitat has been found safe.
Columbus Zoo Looking For Missing Red PandaColumbus zoo officials are looking for a missing red panda.
9-Foot Tall Christopher Columbus Statue To Remain On Ohio Statehouse Grounds Until At Least 2025Officials say a statue of Christopher Columbus will not be removed from in front of the Ohio Statehouse until at least 2025.
Ohio State University Researcher Is Accused Of Sharing Work With ChinaAn Ohio-based medical researcher and professor is facing federal charges in what prosecutors say was a sophisticated scheme to transfer U.S.-backed research to China.
Ohio Capital Removes Statue Of Christopher ColumbusThe Columbus mayor called the statue a "symbol of divisiveness and oppression."
69-Year-Old Man From Ohio Accused Of Trading Drugs For Sexual Access To Children Of Drug-Addicted ParentsA federal indictment accuses an Ohio man of exchanging drugs for sexual access to children of drug-addicted parents.
Gov. Mike DeWine Pitches Ohio Air Force Base As Space Force HeadquartersOhio Gov. Mike DeWine is promoting Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton as the location for the new Space Force.
Ohio Police Investigating Claim That Man With Disabilities Was Maced During RallyPolice in Ohio's capital city are investigating claims that officers maced a man with disabilities during a weekend rally.
Thousands Sign Petition To Rename Columbus, Ohio To 'Flavortown' After Native Son Guy FieriThe city of Columbus, Ohio, has already vowed to bring down its statue of Christopher Columbus. But thousands are hoping to erase the city's connection to Columbus' legacy even further by renaming it Flavortown in honor of Columbus native Guy Fieri.
Columbus Bans Police Use Of Tear Gas, Limits Pepper Spray To Clear Streets And Disperse DemonstratorsThe city of Columbus has prohibited police use of tear gas and limited use of pepper spray to clear streets and disperse peaceful demonstrators.
Ohio Lawmaker Fired From His Job As Physician After Asking If 'The Colored Population' Gets Coronavirus Due To Not Washing Their Hands 'As Well As Other Groups'
Ohio Senator Asks If 'The Colored Population' Gets Coronavirus Due To Not Washing Their Hands 'As Well As Other Groups'A Republican lawmaker asked on the Ohio Senate floor if “the colored population” is contracting coronavirus at disproportionate rates because they do not wash their hands as “well as other groups."