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The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has rejected Ohio State University's effort to trademark the word "The" as part of a merchandising campaign. 

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Ohio State University is raising the minimum wage for qualifying staff members to 15 dollars per hour next year. 

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The State Medical Board of Ohio says its handling of sexual misconduct complaints has "substantially advanced" since its 1996 investigation of an Ohio State University team doctor who was accused of abusing male students but never disciplined. 

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Ohio State University's board of trustees is scheduled to vote today on whether to fire a marketing and logistics  professor who has worked for the school for 17 years. 

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Attorneys for men suing Ohio State University over decades-old alleged sexual misconduct by a team doctor say the growing number of accusers has topped 300.

Ohio State University is attempting to trademark a single word. 

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Funeral services are scheduled next month in Florida for former Ohio State University President Ed Jennings, who died at a Tampa hospital over the weekend at the age of 82. 

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U.S. Attorney General William Barr says he and the Department of Justice were "appalled" and "frankly angry" at the death of Jeffrey Epstein at a federal jail in New York City over the weekend. He blamed the Metropolitan Correctional Center for failing to "adequately secure this prisoner."

With Jeffrey Epstein's death by apparent suicide on Saturday, his accusers lost any chance to watch him stand trial on sex trafficking and conspiracy charges brought by federal prosecutors in Manhattan last month.

But they may still have other ways to pursue justice.

A first-of-its-kind national survey reveals opinions that undermine some of the primary arguments that have been used to restrict the rights of transgender Americans. 

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A panel reviewing whether the Ohio Medical Board properly handled a 1990s investigation involving an Ohio State University team doctor now accused of widespread sexual abuse is getting more time to finish its work. 

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Ohio State University is ending its Safe Ride Program and starting a partnership with Lyft. 

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An audit has found an Ohio State University center intended to support sexual assault survivors failed to report 57 potential felonies to law enforcement as legally required during the three years it was open.  

Thirty additional former ex-athletes are suing Ohio State over allegations they were sexual assaulted by a university doctor during exams decades ago. 

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Ohio State University is reviewing donations it received from financier Jeffrey Epstein, who's now facing sex trafficking charges involving underage girls. 

More Ohio State University alumni are suing the school over how officials dealt with the team doctor who sexually abused at least 177 men between 1979 and 1997. 

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A judge says lawyers for men who allege they were sexually abused decades ago by an Ohio State University team doctor should get to see the unredacted findings of a law firm that investigated the claims for the university. 

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A former Ohio State University diving club coach has pleaded guilty to charges related to allegations he had sex with a diver when she was a teenager. 

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An Ohio State University police officer who stopped an attack on campus in 2016 was honored by President Trump Wednesday at a ceremony recognizing first responders. 

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About 60 men who say they were sexually abused by a former Ohio State University sports physician have issued some specific demands to the school.

Ohio Public Radio

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has ordered a working group to review the state medical board's handling of complaints against Richard Strauss, a now-dead Ohio State University team doctor who sexually abused at least 177 students decades ago. 

Report Finds Ohio State Doc Abused 177, Officials Were Aware

May 17, 2019
Associated Press

A now-dead Ohio State team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students over nearly two decades, and university officials knew what he was doing and did little to stop him, according to an investigative report released by the school Friday.

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A federal judge says it's not up to him to decide whether Ohio State University may publicly share information from an old state medical board investigation involving a team doctor accused of decades-old sexual misconduct. 

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A white former Ohio State University program director is suing the school and her black former supervisor, alleging race was a motivating factor in her May 2017 firing. 

thelantern.com

Five more former Ohio State University students who claim they were abused by a former physician and team doctor have sued the school. 

The Ohio Medical Board is asking a federal judge to deny Ohio State University’s request to release confidential information from its probe of Richard Strauss, the deceased physician accused of sexually abusing former student atheletes. 

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A Columbus-based construction firm has been accused of defaulting on at least three uncompleted taxpayer-funded projects. 

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A senior federal judge from Cincinnati will handle the mediation of two lawsuits filed against Ohio State University by scores of men alleging the university ignored or failed to stop sexual misconduct by a team doctor. 

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The whistleblower who helped spur an investigation into alleged, decades-old sexual abuse by an Ohio State team doctor has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor telecommunications harassment charge in a tangentially related case.   

Ohio Public Radio

A federal judge has ordered mediation proceedings begin by the end of the month between Ohio State University and the plaintiffs in two lawsuits alleging the school failed to stop sexual misconduct decades ago by a team doctor. 

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