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“Rhythm & Brews” at Brew Brothers

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

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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!

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Alice Cooper plays Columbus in May

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

 

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6th Annual Ride Against Child Abuse & Neglect Poker Run

Come out and ride to support Avondale Youth Center

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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.

Sports

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Final score: 12 Buckeyes drafted

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By the time the 2016 NFL draft ended Saturday, Ohio State had fallen a little short of matching its own league record of 14 players selected, but led all other programs in this year’s draft

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5 more Buckeyes drafted Friday

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Five more Buckeyes were selected on Day Two of the NFL draft setting a record for most picks through three rounds.

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Browns take QB Kessler in 3rd round

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They've gotten the quarterback out of the way, now the Browns can focus on other needs on the final day of the NFL draft.

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Bengals take long view

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By snagging a receiver in the second round, the Bengals got what they really needed in the NFL draft. The final day will be about developing depth and getting players who might start in a few years.

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The weekend sports schedule

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

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Making headlines this week

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

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Teen pregnancies hit historic low

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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.

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

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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.

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Biden visits Iraq in show of support amid multiple crises

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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.

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

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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.

Weird

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

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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.

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

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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.

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Don’t take a selfie with Flat Creek Floyd

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

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Running a marathon by mistake

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

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News

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Funerals for Pike Co. shooting victims

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Goodbyes to the last of eight members of a rural Ohio family killed more than a week ago will soon take place.

11 hours ago in Local, Sports

Final score: 12 Buckeyes drafted

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By the time the 2016 NFL draft ended Saturday, Ohio State had fallen a little short of matching its own league record of 14 players selected, but led all other programs in this year’s draft

15 hours ago in Local

Mad River unveils new $6.5M lodge

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By the time the next snowflake falls on the Mad River Mountain ski area, the lodge, the resort’s operators say it will have risen from its ashes and will be bigger and more convenient than the one that burned eight months ago.

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5 more Buckeyes drafted Friday

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Five more Buckeyes were selected on Day Two of the NFL draft setting a record for most picks through three rounds.

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Islamic center hosts “Meet a Muslim” event

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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.

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OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon

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The Capital City half Marathon is more than a sum of its parts. It is actually four races in one event, resulting in the crowning of one national champion.

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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/WENN.com

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 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

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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/WENN.com

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

Guns N’ Roses officially announce tour

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

Viral Videos

2 days ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

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