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A former Ohio State University student health director faces potential discipline from the state medical board for failing to report sexual misconduct complaints in the mid-1990s against a team doctor now accused of abusing young men for two decades.

Federal prosecutors have charged a former Ohio State University employee with using federal grant money to develop research that was funneled to China.

Ohio State University is halting voluntary on-campus workouts for seven sports after the latest COVID-19 test results.

Former Ohio State University president Michael Drake has a new gig. 

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The FBI has arrested British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell on multiple charges related to the serial sexual abuse of girls and young women by the late financier Jeffrey Epstein.

"Maxwell was among Epstein's closest associates and helped him exploit girls who were as young as 14 years old," Audrey Strauss, acting U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, said at a news conference Thursday.

Returning Ohio State football players were asked to sign a coronavirus waiver before resuming their workouts.  


Amid a projected 300 million dollar revenue loss due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ohio State University plans to raise tuition for undergraduate, graduate and professional students.

Outgoing Ohio State University President Michael Drake says he expects the school to face a 300 million dollar loss in revenue due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

WCBE has learned that Ohio State University has chosen the chancellor of the State Univesity of New York as the school’s new president. 

Ohio State University student representatives are calling for the school to sever ties with the Columbus Division of Police, in the wake of alleged abuses that took place during protests in downtown Columbus in the past few days.


Dan Skinner talks with Drs. Candy Rinehart, Angela Alston, and Bernadette Melnyk from the Ohio State College of Nursing about the challenges nurses face working during the COVID-19 pandemic and what the nursing field is learning from COVID-19.

Ohio State University has declined comment on a new lawsuit over the way it handled sexual abuse allegations against former team doctor Richard Strauss. 

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Ohio State University has agreed to pay nearly $41 million into a fund for the sexual abuse victims of a now deceased team doctor.

Former Ohio State University Athletic Director Jim Jones has died in Florida at age 83. 

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A federal judge has partly unpaused litigation against Ohio State University over decades-old sexual abuse by a team doctor, while noting mediation toward possible settlements should continue as the lawsuits proceed.

Ohio State University has identified 336 thousand dollars in donations and pledges received from Jeffrey Epstein and his foundation. 


Columbus police and Ohio State University are now jointly enforcing bans on public gatherings near campus. 


Ohio State University is extending online classes to July 31st, the end of the summer term.  

OSU undergraduates are being asked leave campus for their permanent homes, non-campus or alternative housing during the extended spring break.  

The intriguing tale began in mid-September with an invitation for two New York Times reporters to come to the Midtown Manhattan offices of the legendary lawyer David Boies for an off-the-record session.

The two reporters — Jake Bernstein and Emily Steel — were asked to leave their phones and laptops outside the conference room. No taping.

Columbus City Schools are canceling all district-sponsored evening events through March due to coronavirus concerns. 


Ohio State University is suspending all in-person classes until March 30 over concerns about the coronavirus. 

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Ohio State reached an unspecified settlement with nearly half of the roughly 350 men who say they were sexually abused decades ago by a team doctor who was jokingly known among some athletes by nicknames like “Dr. Jelly Paws.” 


Ohio State University is extending its travel ban to include Italy, prompted by coronavirus concerns.

Columbus City Council last night approved a 15-year, 100 percent property tax abatement for a for-profit pharmaceutical company created by Children’s Hospital. 

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An outside review finds Jeffrey Epstein played "no meaningful role" in the budget or finances of L Brands founder Les Wexner's charitable foundation and he wasn't involved with its fellowship and leadership programs.

Ohio State University trustees today are expected to approve a contract with school president Michael Drake that will maintain his current 892 thousand dollar annual salary. 

A group of sexual assault victims suing Ohio State University for failing to take action against the late former team doctor Richard Strauss is asking a judge to end mediation. 

A review of whether the State Medical Board of Ohio properly closed thousands of complaints alleging sexual misconduct by doctors is moving more slowly than anticipated.

A former Ohio State University wrestler is the latest person to accuse Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan of failing to stop sexual abuse by team doctor Richard Strauss.