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    High Street has reopened in downtown Columbus after police cleared a suspicious backpack that was left in front of a building Tuesday afternoon. High Street has reopened in downtown Columbus after police cleared a suspicious backpack that was left in front of a building Tuesday afternoon.

    High Street Reopens In Downtown Columbus After Suspicious Backpack

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    High Street has reopened in downtown Columbus after police cleared a suspicious backpack that was left in front of a building Tuesday afternoon. More>>

    Bucyrus PD: 4 Bodies Found, 1 Person Being Interviewed

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    Bucyrus police are interviewing one person in connection with four recent deaths. More>>

    Students At South High School Return To Class Following Bomb Threat Video included

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    Students have returned to class at South High School following a lockdown due to a bomb threat Tuesday morning. More>>

    South-Western Schools Start Date Delayed By Construction Projects Video included

    Harmon Elementary School was one of four new elementaries constructed in the district. Harmon Elementary School was one of four new elementaries constructed in the district.
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    More than 20,000 students in Central Ohio's second largest school district are heading back to class today, a bit later then most Central Ohio districts. More>>

    Man Surrenders In Early Morning SWAT Situation

    A man surrenders to Columbus Police Officers following a 2-hour SWAT standoff in East Columbus. A man surrenders to Columbus Police Officers following a 2-hour SWAT standoff in East Columbus.
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    A man surrendered to Columbus police officers following a standoff with SWAT officers in east Columbus early Tuesday morning. More>>

    Body Of Missing 16-Year-Old Girl Found In River, Suspect In Custody

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    A man is in federal custody, accused of killing a 16-year-old West Virginia girl.
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    • Columbus Police Investigating Double Shooting

      Columbus Police Investigating Double Shooting

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:05:37 GMT
      Two people are hospitalized and police are searching for a suspect after a shooting on the city's south side Tuesday.
      Two people are hospitalized and police are searching for a suspect after a shooting on the city's south side Tuesday.
    • Only Memories Left as Clintonville Landmark Closes

      Only Memories Left as Clintonville Landmark Closes

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:18 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:18:39 GMT
      Olympic Swim Club member Becca Hetterscheidt says, "It's sad. I mean, my kids ride their bikes up here.” As her voice cracks with emotion, Hetterscheidt adds, “It just, your kids are safe and can come up here. It's just really sad."
      Olympic Swim Club member Becca Hetterscheidt says, "It's sad. I mean, my kids ride their bikes up here.” As her voice cracks with emotion, Hetterscheidt adds, “It just, your kids are safe and can come up here. It's just really sad."
    • OSU Student Assaulted While Walking Near Campus

      OSU Student Assaulted While Walking Near Campus

      Monday, September 1 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:30:01 GMT
      Columbus police are investigating after a 19-year-old student reported being sexually assaulted and robbed near the Ohio State University campus.
      Columbus police are investigating after a 19-year-old student reported being sexually assaulted and robbed near the Ohio State University campus.
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    • PG&E fined $1.4B for deadly 2010 gas line blast

      PG&E fined $1.4B for deadly 2010 gas line blast

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:13:02 GMT
      California regulatory judges have issued a $1.4 billion penalty against the state's largest utility for a 2010 gas pipeline explosion that engulfed a suburban San Francisco neighborhood in fire, killing eight...
      California regulatory judges have issued a $1.4 billion penalty against the state's largest utility for a 2010 gas pipeline explosion that engulfed a suburban San Francisco neighborhood in fire, killing eight people...
    • Court: US can withhold Guantanamo detainee images

      Court: US can withhold Guantanamo detainee images

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:12:58 GMT
      A federal appeals court has upheld a decision allowing the U.S. government to keep secret photographs and videotapes of a Guantanamo detainee.
      The government can withhold photographs and videotapes of a Guantanamo Bay detainee identified as the would-be 20th hijacker in the Sept. 11 terror attacks, a federal appeals court found Tuesday.
    • School starts in Chicago with more safety guards

      School starts in Chicago with more safety guards

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:53:03 GMT
      Chicago children will walk past even more guards on their first day of school than last year, when concerns about safety prompted the city to line the streets with 1,200 adults every day.
      School opened in Chicago on Tuesday, with children and parents making their way past security guards whose bright neon vests served as a reminder of the city's efforts to protect students from the violence that plagues...

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