Ohio State University

Ohio State University says more former male student-athletes from more than a dozen athletic teams have come forward to report alleged sexual misconduct by former school doctor Richard Strauss, who died in 2005.

A new planetarium opens this Saturday at The Works in downtown Newark.

Ohio State University has agreed to pay 765 thousand dollars and review its policies to settle an age discrimination lawsuit filed by two women who said they were forced to retire as instructors.

Ohio State University says it has received confidential reports of alleged sexual misconduct involving former university doctor and trainer Richard Strauss, who died in 2005.  


Ohio State University says all non-student employee salary information is now searchable through an online database. 

Columbus City Schools

The Columbus Board of Education has again put the fate of the Indianola Middle School property back on its agenda - more than six months after it unanimously approved a deal with Ohio State University.

 Ohio State University President Michael Drake says the school has formed a task force to improve parking garage safety and examine mental health resources for students after two people jumped or fell from the Ohio Union South parking garage over the last week. 

Ohio State University's Board of Trustees has officially revoked comedian Bill Cosby's honorary Doctor of Education degree, presented in 2001.

Ohio State University says an investigation is underway into sexual misconduct allegations against a former wrestling team trainer during the mid-1970s and into the late 1990s.

Ohio State University's Board of Trustees is expected to vote Friday to rescind the honorary Doctor of Education degree awarded to Bill Cosby during commencement ceremonies in 2001.

White nationalist Richard Spencer has backed out of public speaking at colleges and universities, and is dropping lawsuits against schools who blocked his events.

A new attorney for white nationalist Richard Spencer's campus tour efforts says he plans to drop a lawsuit against Ohio State University.

A task force led by Ohio State University researchers has released a draft action plan to help central Ohio prepare for climate change. 

Hamilton County Prosecutor's Office

The woman charged with purposely striking and killing an Ohio State University student with her vehicle in downtown Cincinnati last year has been found guilty by a Hamilton County jury.

Ohio State University has indefinitely suspended another fraternity for hazing and alcohol violations allegedly committed after the school issued a temporary ban on activities last fall.

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Former Ohio State and Columbus Quest star Katie Smith has been named one of six inductees into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame.

Nearly all the 37 Ohio State University fraternities whose activities were suspended in November due to hazing and alcohol allegations have been cleared to resume recruitment and, in many cases, social events.

Funeral arrangements are pending for Ohio State football legend Jim Stillwagon, who passed away over the weekend at the age of 68.

Ohio State University president Michael Drake says the school has reached its goal of raising 100 million dollars to help needy students earlier than expected.

Ohio State is one of 17 public health schools in the U.S. and Canada pledging to reject research money from a new anti-smoking group funded by a tobacco company.

Ohio State University

A former Ohio State University marketing employee is suing the school, claiming racial and gender discrimination forced him out of his job last year.

An Ohio State University fraternity has been suspended three years for hazing and alcohol violations.

Talent management company IMG says it's futile for former Ohio State football star Chris Spielman to try expanding his antitrust lawsuit nationally.

Ohio State University is asking a federal judge to dismiss a free speech lawsuit filed by an associate and organizer of campus tours for white nationalist Richard Spencer. 

The chief executives of 59 private colleges and seven public universities took home more than $1 million in total compensation in 2015, according to an analysis released this week by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Records show Ohio State University collected 1.35 million dollars in net revenues from beer sales at Ohio Stadium during this past football season.


Former University of Tennessee athletic director John Currie and Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano had signed a memorandum of understanding to make Schiano the school's head football coach before the deal fell apart amid a public backlash.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

The former coordinator of fraternity and sorority life at Ohio State University has been sentenced to 90 days in jail and three years' probation for stealing more than 83 thousand dollars from the school.


Republican Tennessee gubernatorial candidate Diane Black received a phone call from prominent University of Tennessee football booster and Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam, the brother of Republican Governor Bill Haslam, after she posted a tweet bemoaning the school's first choice to become its next head football coach.

The FBI has issued its final report on last year's terrorist attack at Ohio State University.