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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. 

Associated Press

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.  

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

Two former Ohio State football players have pleaded not guilty to holding a woman against her will and raping her. 

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

Columbus police have charged two Ohio State University football players with rape and kidnaping. 

Delaware County Sheriff's Office

Former Ohio State University assistant football coach Zach Smith has been sentenced to 19 days in jail and three years' probation for violating a protective order obtained by his former wife. 

Associated Press

One of the men alleging sexual abuse by now-dead Ohio State University team doctor Richard Strauss says he has filed two related complaints with the State Medical Board of Ohio.  

Nationwide Children's Hospital is asking the Columbus City Schools to sign off on a 100-percent tax abatement for a new, for-profit division.

Authorities are investigating after an Ohio State University student was found dead Friday at a construction site on campus. 

Prosecutors in the U.S. Virgin Islands have unveiled a new lawsuit against the estate of Jeffrey Epstein alleging that over two decades he ran a conspiracy in which he transported young women and girls to his private Caribbean islands by helicopter and boat and then subjected them to sexual abuse.


Ohio State University has suspended three fraternities for hazing, alcohol use and other violations. 

A federal magistrate judge has ordered a man be extradited from California to Ohio to face charges of threatening to shoot up Ohio State University and hurt football players. 

A former Ohio State University swimmer has added his name to the list of atheletes who have accused the late former team doctor Richard Strauss of sexual assault, abuse and inappropriate behavior. 

A California man is wanted in Ohio after being indicted on charges of threatening to "shoot up" Ohio State University in 2018. 

Ohio State University records show the number of rapes reported on campus have increased since 2015.

Ohio State University trustees said Thursday the school is committed to a "monetary resolution" for the men abused decades ago by the late team doctor Richard Strauss.

Ohio State University has announced that school president Michael Drake will retire next year. 

Ohio lawmakers are looking at removing the statute of limitations and other loopholes for rape cases. 

Campus police are investigating the distribution of racially-charged stickers and fliers at Ohio Wesleyan and Ohio State universities over the weekend. 

A newly surfaced video of an ABC News anchor's unguarded remarks about the network's coverage of the late Jeffrey Epstein has thrown ABC on the defensive.

In a leaked video posted Tuesday by the right-wing activist group Project Veritas, news anchor Amy Robach expresses her frustration to a colleague over ABC's failure to broadcast her interview with a key accuser of Epstein.