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“Rhythm & Brews” at Brew Brothers

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


2016 Catawba Island Boat Show

More than 70 boats will be on display and most will be available to qualified customers for demos on Lake Erie. More info inside!


Alice Cooper plays Columbus in May

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



6th Annual Ride Against Child Abuse & Neglect Poker Run

Come out and ride to support Avondale Youth Center


Sting & Peter Gabriel Rock Paper Scissors Tour kicks off in Columbus!

Sting & Peter Gabriel kick off their Rock Paper Scissors Tour in Columbus! Tickets go on sale February 1st.


16 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule


Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

16 hours ago in Sports

The best sports shots this week


A look at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

19 hours ago in Sports

Reigning NL batting champ banned 80 games for doping


Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins was suspended 80 games without pay after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, Major League Baseball said.

24 hours ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers


The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.

24 hours ago in Sports

NFL: Raiders hope to move to Vegas


Raiders owner Mark Davis says he wants to move the team to Las Vegas and is willing to spend a half billion dollars as part of a deal for a new stadium in the city.


16 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week


A look back at some of the biggest newsmakers this week and the headlines you may have missed.

24 hours ago in National

Teen pregnancies hit historic low


The annual survey shows the continuation of a downward trend that began in 2006 and continued through 2014, the latest year of complete data, when nearly 250,000 babies were born to girls and women aged 15 to 19.

1 day ago in National

U.S. high court approves rule change to expand FBI hacking power

A lock icon, signifying an encrypted Internet connection, is seen on an Internet Explorer browser in a photo illustration in Paris in this April 15, 2014 file photo.

The Supreme Court on Thursday approved a rule change that would let U.S. judges issue search warrants for access to computers located in any jurisdiction despite opposition from civil liberties groups who say it will greatly expand the FBI's hacking authority.

1 day ago in National, World

Biden visits Iraq in show of support amid multiple crises


U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and other top officials in unannounced visits to Baghdad and Erbil on Thursday to show support for a government battling Islamic State amid political and economic crises.

1 day ago in National, World

No wall, but more high-tech gear, fencing sought by U.S. border agents


The modest scope of the requirements, details of which were contained in internal emails seen by Reuters and described by Border Patrol officials in interviews, contrasts sharply with calls by Republican presidential candidates for more drastic measures to secure the border.


1 day ago in Weird

Cops: Fleeing man jumps into river, runs naked from hospital


Police say a Pittsburgh man driving a stolen car ditched the vehicle and jumped into a river to escape from authorities. Police say after being captured, he fled naked from a hospital and hid inside a Dumpster.

2 days ago in Sports, Weird

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet


An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

3 days ago in Weird

Don’t take a selfie with Flat Creek Floyd


Fearing Snapchat could take an ugly turn toward "snap chomp," police are warning people not to take selfies with an alligator in suburban Atlanta.

4 days ago in Weird

Running a marathon by mistake


A 12-year-old western New York girl wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race.



3 hours ago in Local

Islamic center hosts “Meet a Muslim” event

In hopes of correcting stereotypes and concerns born of unfamiliarity with their religious beliefs, the operators of an Islamic cultural center on the West Side of Columbus are inviting the public, and leaders of other churches, to “Meet a Muslim” Saturday.

1 day ago in Music

Minnesota police obtain sealed search warrant for Prince’s residence as drug rumors swirl

In this Saturday evening, Aug. 6 2011 photo American singer and songwriter Prince performs on the Isle of Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark. The concert was the first of two and it was interupted by heavy rain. (AP Photo/Polfoto/Jakob Joergensen) DENMARK OUT

Authorities in Minnesota obtained a search warrant in connection with the death of pop star Prince and also won a court order to keep the findings secret, documents showed Thursday.

1 day ago in Local, Sports

NFL Draft: 3 Buckeyes go Top 10


It was an unprecedented first round of an NFL draft for the Ohio State football program and for the league.

1 day ago in Local

Restaurateur withdraws reward offer in Pike Co. slayings

AP Photo/John Minchillo

A Cincinnati-area businessman says he is withdrawing a $25,000 reward that he had offered in the slayings of eight family members in rural southern Ohio.

1 day ago in Local

Campus rent squeeze

Columbus Dispatch

Ordinarily, at this time of the year apartments around Ohio State University's campus would be fully rented for fall semester. Not this year.

1 day ago in Local

Report: 1/4 of Ohio children hungry at some time

Courtesy Ohio Association of Foodbanks

Could you feed your family if you had to do it on $15 less per family member every week than you do now? A new report says that’s the challenge facing many Ohio families who are dealing with “food insecurity.”

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.

Featuring: Bruce Springsteen
Where: Toronto, Canada
When: 02 Feb 2016
Credit: Dominic Chan/

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!


Paul McCartney has added a second show to his ‘One on One’ tour in Cleveland. He will now play Quicken Loans Arena at…

Axl Rose will tour with AC/DC


Axl Rose is replacing Brian Johnson to finish out AC/DC’s ‘Rock or Bust’ tour. The European tour resumes next month…

Bruce Springsteen over the years

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

Featuring: Bruce Springsteen
Where: Toronto, Canada
When: 02 Feb 2016
Credit: Dominic Chan/

Prep for tonight’s show with a gallery of Springsteen rocking the world over the years

Guns N’ Roses officially announce tour


They play Paul Brown Stadium in Cincy on July 6th!

Viral Videos

24 hours ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers


The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.