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Facts Not Fear: who is most at risk for the coronavirus?

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With health officials in the state of Washington announcing the nation’s first COVID-19 death, many are now taking a closer look at who is most susceptible to having...Read more

North Carolina firefighter's 11-year-old son beats cancer

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Brody Rickards was diagnosed with leukemia in June of 2016 when he was just 8 years old. Brody, now 11, is officially cancer-free.Read more

Florida 19-year-old gets life in prison for rape of 2-year-old girl

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A Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for the 2018 rape of a 2-year-old girl. Read more

Billionaire Tom Steyer ends Democratic presidential campaign

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Billionaire activist Tom Steyer is ending his Democratic presidential campaign after pouring millions of dollars into his bid.Read more

New York pizza restaurant features adoptable dogs on boxes to help them find homes

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Customers who order from Just Pizza on Saturday and Sunday will find their box tops with a flier featuring an adoptable dog from the Niagara SPCA.Read more

College recruiter fired after telling Oklahoma students to line up by skin color

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A college recruiter was fired after high school students in Oklahoma City said he had them line up by the color of their skin and then by their hair texture.Read more

Biden wins South Carolina, hopes for Super Tuesday momentum

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Joe Biden has scored a resounding victory in South Carolina’s Democratic primary.Read more

Arkansas student with special needs gets surprised with very own letterman jacket

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One Beebe High School student's day was made when he was surprised Friday with his very own letterman jacket.Read more

Man in Washington state first in US to die from coronavirus; governor declares state of emergency

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The governor of Washington state declared a state of emergency Saturday after a man died there of COVID-19, the first such reported death in the United States.Read more

Liberal gun owners face dilemma in 2020 field

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An estimated 23 percent of Democrats nationally lived in households with guns in 2018, according to the General Social Survey, which is conducted by NORC at the...Read more

Trump says new coronavirus cases likely, cautions 'there’s no reason to panic at all'

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The U.S. is banning travel to Iran in response to the outbreak of the new coronavirus and elevating travel warnings to regions of Italy and South Korea.Read more

Seven Greek organizations under investigation at OSU

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The investigation into some groups can go faster for chapters that accept responsibility, according to university officials.Read more

US, Taliban sign deal aimed at ending war in Afghanistan

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America's longest war may finally be nearing an end. President Donald Trump congratulated the president of Afghanistan on the deal Saturday during a scheduled press...Read more

Seven people displaced after south Columbus house fire

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The fire happened in the 1000 block of South Ohio Avenue.Read more

Joe Coulombe, founder of popular Trader Joe’s markets, dies

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Founder Joe Coulombe eschewed promotional gimmicks like loyalty clubs or loss-leader sales, getting the word out with brief radio spots and the Trader Joe’s “Fearless...Read more

One person dead after single-vehicle crash in northeast Columbus

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According to Columbus police, a female driver was traveling westbound on Broadview Road and approaching the intersection of Cherry Bottom Road in a Lexus when she failed...Read more