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ACLU Files Federal Lawsuit Over Ohio's Congressional Districts

The ACLU has filed a federal lawsuit over Ohio's Congressional districts, challenging the current map as "unconstittuional partisan gerrymandering."

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Columbus Police have identified the suspected robber who died May 21 after being "apprehended" by a group of bystanders. 

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The ACLU has filed a federal lawsuit over Ohio's Congressional districts, challenging the current map as "unconstittuional partisan gerrymandering." 

Former Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger
Ohio House

Federal agents searched former Republican Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger's southwest Ohio home and a nearby storage unit Wednesday, apparently part of an investigation into the money behind his international travel and lavish lifestyle while serving as one of the state's most powerful politicians.

Ohio House

The Ohio House still has no Speaker, and won't for at least the foreseeable future.

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While the Senate voted last week to bring back “net neutrality” protections, Sen. Rob Portman says he’s looking for another option. The Ohio Republican voted against the Democrat-backed bill, which is not expected to pass the House.

COSI sign
Experience Columbus

In an effort to “demystify science and engineering,” leaders of COSI announced on Tuesday that the science museum will host a four-day science festival next May.

COSI President and CEO Frederic Bertley says schools, churches and local businesses will host three days of science demonstrations, followed by a full day of demonstrations at COSI.

John Minchillo / Associated Press

The latest school shooting in Texas has activists are calling on younger people to register to vote and cast ballots in the upcoming midterm elections. But historical stats show those calls may go ignored in Ohio.

The Cavs are in Boston tonight for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The series is tied 2-2, with both teams winning their home games.

WKSU commentator Terry Pluto says the Celtics are undefeated, 9-0, at TD Garden, while the Cavs have lost just once at the Q.

Steve Brown

At the U.S. Forest Service’s Northern Research Station near Delaware State Park, Jennifer Koch guides an off-road vehicle down a winding path that opens to a large, fenced-in area of young trees.

But not just any trees: Koch and other researchers with the Forest Service hope this plot could hold one of the keys to the survival of the ash tree in North America.

Nick Evans / WOSU

A court filing indicates a plea agreement has been reached for a man charged with providing the gun used to kill two Westerville Police officers.



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