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Alice Cooper plays Columbus in May

Columbus welcomes Alice Cooper to Express Live on May 6th!

 

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CVMA 12-1 9th Annual Fisher House Run – “Rock on the Patio”

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association 12-1 presents the 9th Annual Fisher House Run – Rock on the Patio to support the Fisher House Foundation.

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Bearded Buggy Tour – Ride Through Amish Country

Join our H.O.G. Chapter on a ride through Amish Country on Saturday, May 21. Help support our Annual Food Drive and bring a canned good in support of the Union County Food Pantry.  Ending at Velvet Ice Cream in Utica, Ohio.

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Sunny 95’s Touch-A-Truck at Columbus Diesel Supply

Bring the whole family for cool trucks, cold treats, prizes, and fun!

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6th Annual Ride Against Child Abuse & Neglect Poker Run

Come out and ride to support Avondale Youth Center

Sports

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Kobe Bryant’s ‘Dear Basketball’ to get Disney treatment

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Kobe Bryant's farewell poem to basketball is going to be turned into a short film.

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Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoil

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Rio de Janeiro's mayor said Thursday preparations for the Olympics will not be impacted by Brazil's political turbulence, and he guaranteed there was zero corruption in the city's projects for the games.

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For Derby hopefuls, owning horse like owning team

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For many racehorse owners, it's the experience, more so than making money, that attracted them to the Sport of Kings but they face a tough task to get into the elite field for events like the Kentucky Derby.

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Paterno’s son: Supposed 1976 allegation vs. father is ‘bunk’

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Joe Paterno's son says an allegation made by insurers that a boy told the longtime Penn State football coach in 1976 that he had been molested by former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is "bunk."

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoil

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Rio de Janeiro's mayor said Thursday preparations for the Olympics will not be impacted by Brazil's political turbulence, and he guaranteed there was zero corruption in the city's projects for the games.

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U.S. cracks down on e-cigarettes and cigars, bans sales to minors

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The U.S. government took wide-ranging steps to crack down for the first time on e-cigarettes and cigars, growing in popularity among teens, and banned sales to anyone under age 18 in hopes of sparing a new generation from nicotine addiction.

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Senators urge regulators to ID vehicles with possible faulty Takata air bags

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Two U.S. Senators urged auto safety regulators to publicly name the makes and models of tens of millions of vehicles with potentially faulty Takata air bag inflators, according to a letter made public late on Thursday.

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Chagrined anti-Trump Republicans seek to recruit third-party candidate

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Donald Trump's emergence as the last man standing in the Republican presidential race has prompted his critics inside the party to intensify their search for a candidate they could back as a serious third-party alternative.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, May 6

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Fanciful ‘Boaty McBoatface’ passed over for vessel name

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Don't expect to see Boaty McBoatface on the high seas.

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Monkey on the back leads to handcuffs on the wrist

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Police in a Seattle suburb say a man crashed into a rock in someone's yard after being clocked going 112 mph, with a monkey in his car.

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Facebook pays $10K ‘bug bounty’ 10-year-old hacker

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Social media giant Facebook has paid a $10,000 reward to a 10-year-old Finnish boy for finding a glitch in its picture sharing app Instagram.

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‘Jesus’ arrested at Philly Apple store

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A man who calls himself "Philly Jesus" has a new cross to bear: He was arrested at a Philadelphia Apple store on a trespassing charge.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: The ‘Force Awakens’ a 2-year-old

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Young Sebastian is about to get one heck of a wake-up call.

News

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Medical marijuana bill clears House panel

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The Ohio House could vote as early as Tuesday on a bill to legalize medical marijuana after the measure received the unanimous support of a select committee.

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Report: 3 million people in central Ohio by 2050

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A regional planning agency predicts the 7-county area around Columbus will be home to 3 million residents by 2050.

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‘Hey Jude’ makes history in China

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The Paul McCartney/John Lennon song will feature in "Yesterday Once More," a new movie from director Yao Tingting

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Ohio honors fallen officers

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A railroad detective shot down in 1927 and a university police officer who died nine years after suffering his fatal injuries were among Ohio law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty since 1823 and were remembered in ceremonies this week.

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Axl Rose jumped at the chance to replace Brian Johnson in AC/DC

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The Guns N' Roses star will make his debut as the Australian rock act's new singer on Saturday.

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Guilty verdict in Cleveland murder case

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A convicted sex offender has been found guilty of killing three women whose bodies were found wrapped in garbage bags in a case that raised fears that another serial killer was hunting for victims in the Cleveland area.

What's Happening

Bruce Springsteen offers free download of ‘Purple Rain’

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band perform at the Air Canada Centre during The River Tour.

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Bruce Springsteen has offered up his cover of “Purple Rain” as a free download as a tribute to Prince. Springsteen opened…

Paul McCartney adds a second show in Cleveland!

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Paul McCartney will rock Cleveland for 2 nights in August!

Work Boot Wednesday

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Qfm96 will bring you a new pair of boots and lunch for your co-workers!

Rooster’s Appetizer Tuesdays

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See what delicious menu item is featured this Tuesday!

“Rhythm & Brews” at Brew Brothers

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Join Kristie for Rhythm & Brews every Thursday night at Brew Brothers at Scioto Downs Racino!

Viral Videos

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: The ‘Force Awakens’ a 2-year-old

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Young Sebastian is about to get one heck of a wake-up call.

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‘Game of Thrones’ inspired Mother’s Day gift will be a hit

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Still looking for a last minute gift for mom? Jimmy Kimmel has got you covered.