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  1. Black leaders call for activism to counter Trump presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Black leaders are calling for a new "spark" of activism from the community in response to President Donald Trump. Some do this by standing in the pulpit, others by raising a sign in protest, and still others by recalling the history of black activism.

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  2. Studentsa group join CWA to protest OSU energy lease planRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    An uncommonly beautiful February afternoon and a national convention of pro-labor activists in town made for a robust but peaceful protest Friday at Ohio State University. The OSU chapter of United Students Against Sweatshops and members of Communications Workers of America Local 4501, joined by more than 150 students from USAS chapters around the country, marched across the Oval to university President Michael Drake's office in Bricker Hall.

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  3. Police identify officer involved in fatal South SideshootingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus police have identified the officer who fatally shot a man on the South Side Thursday night after he reportedly pointed a gun at officers.  Officer Alex Mottinger shot and killed 38-year-old Jimmie Patton Thursday evening after a call came in saying Patton was in his yard and pointing a gun at someone. Patton, who was armed with an assault rifle and a handgun, reportedly pointed a gun at officers, according to police.

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  4. Police release name of two women killed on HilltopRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus police have released the names of two women found slain in an apparent shooting inside a home on the Hilltop Thursday afternoon. Police say Marie E. Stamp, 31, and Sidney J. Campbell, 56, were found when city fire paramedics were originally called at 4:13 p.m. to a house in the first block of Whitethorne Avenue, just south of West Broad Street, on a report of a non-breathing person.

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  5. Man charged in November homicide found in Warren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Columbus man charged with beating another man to death at a North Linden home in November has been picked up in Mason, Ohio. Columbus homicide detectives filed murder charges on Wednesday against Allen A. Jarrell, 47, whose last known address was in North Linden.

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  6. Two women killed in Hilltop home, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus police homicide detectives have been called to investigate two women found slain in an apparent shooting inside a home on the Hilltop. City fire paramedics were originally called at 4:13 p.m. to an address on Whitethorne Avenue, just south of West Broad Street, on a report of a non-breathing person.

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  7. Ohio businesses say border-adjustment tax plan will hurt, not helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    The notion of taxing goods imported into this country has Ohio retailers and business executives more than a little concerned. At a roundtable discussion on Thursday, several said that the proposed border adjustment tax could significantly hurt - or even destroy - them. 2 comments

  8. Startup to offer free ride-sharing in Short North areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Two Columbus entrepreneurs are betting that the word "free" will hold tremendous appeal to people who want a ride in the Short North and Downtown. Hopper Carts plans to begin offering on-demand service in April, using a fleet of six all-electric vehicles.

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  9. South Side man pointing gun fatally shot by Columbus policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A South Side man who pointed a gun at police responding to a complaint about him was fatally shot Thursday night by a Columbus police officer, police said. Police were called just before 8 p.m. Thursday to Southwood Avenue near Parsons Avenue on a complaint that Jimmie Patton, 38, appeared to be intoxicated and was allegedly pointing a handgun at someone from inside in his white pickup truck.

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  10. Some 911 cellphone calls from Hilliard were misrouted, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A misrouted 911 call from a cellphone in Hilliard earlier this month revealed a lapse in the local emergency-response system, but it's unclear that a delay of seconds in transferring the call made a difference in the death of a 72-year-old man. Marc Barraco was at his Hilliard apartment Feb. 11 when he walked outside and saw Howard Hartman slumped over the steering wheel of Hartman's car.

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  11. Ginther, protesters differ over neighborhood enforcement blitzesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and a group of protesters outside his second State of the City address laid out competing visions for Columbus on Thursday night. Ginther said "every resident, on every street, in every neighborhood deserves to be safe," as he rolled out a plan to make the enforcement blitz that police have used to target high-crime neighborhoods during the summer a year-round effort.

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  12. Ginther, protesters, differ over neighborhood enforcement blitzesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and a group of protesters outside his second State of the City address laid out competing visions for Columbus Thursday night. Ginther said “every resident, on every street, in every neighborhood deserves to be safe,” as he rolled out a plan to make the enforcement blitz that police have used to target high-crime neighborhoods during the summer a year-round effort.

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  13. Man with assault rifle shot by Columbus policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A man who was reportedly pointing an assault rifle at people in the South Side is in critical condition tonight after being shot by a Columbus police officer. Police were called just before 8 p.m. to the block of 1500 Parsons Avenue near Southwood Avenue on the report of a man threatening people with an assault rifle.

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  14. Dispute over loud music led to fatal shooting, victima s wife saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Lonnie L. Lambert was tired of the trash being tossed in his yard and the loud music constantly coming from the house across the street on Lilley Avenue in the South Side. Lillard said she ran over to help her husband and she got struck by a bullet in her upper right thigh.

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  15. Columbus police officer charged with paying 3 women for sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Columbus police officer faces criminal charges after three women say he paid them for sex while he was on duty. Officer Randy Mayhew, 45, a 17-year veteran of the Police Division, has been charged with three counts of engaging in prostitution, three counts of solicitation and one count of dereliction of duty.

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  16. Two women murdered in Hilltop home, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus police homicide detectives have been called to investigate two women found murdered inside a home on the Hilltop, apparently as a result of a shooting. City fire paramedics were originally called at 4:13 p.m. to an address on Whitethorne Avenue, just south of West Broad Street, on a report of a non-breathing person.

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  17. Some cell phone calls to 911 were misrouted, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A misrouted 911 call from a cell phone in Hilliard earlier this month revealed a lapse in the local emergency response system, but it's unclear that a delay of seconds in transferring the call made a difference in the death of the 72-year-old victim. Marc Barraco was at his Hilliard apartment on Feb. 11 when he walked outside and saw Howard Hartman slumped over the steering wheel of Hartman's car.

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  18. Fatal shooting under investigation on HilltopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus police homicide detectives have been called to investigate a person found dead as a result of a shooting on the Hilltop. City fire paramedics were originally called at 4:13 p.m. to an address on Whitethorne Avenue, just south of West Broad Street, on a report of a non-breathing person.

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  19. Columbus police officer charged with paying three women for sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Columbus police officer faces criminal charges after three women came forward saying he paid them to perform sex acts. Officer Randy Mayhew, 45, who has been with Columbus Division of Police for 17 years, has been charged with three counts of engaging in prostitution, three counts of solicitation and one count of dereliction of duty. 1 comment

  20. Transcript of our latest Blue Jackets chatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Dispatch Blue Jackets beat writer Aaron Portzline answered readers' questions during a chat on Friday, Feb. 23. Here's the transcript: Comment From Portzline Hello, everybody. How's the bye week! Let's talk hockey! Comment From Whoa Hey Porty, thanks as usual for the great coverage! Do you see Cam accepting another bridge deal for his next contract? I feel like without the carrot dangling his play might fall off.

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