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Big contest announcement

Indy Car driver Graham Rahal



Alice Cooper plays Columbus in May

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


Audience Enjoying Themselves Music Concert

Park Street Saloon presents Snowblynd

Park Street Saloon welcomes Snowblynd, Rat Bastard Syndicate, and Twenty Second Dimension


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.


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.


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

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


5 hours ago in Sports

The best sports shots this week

A horse is ridden to the track for a workout at Churchill Downs Thursday, May 5, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. The 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby is scheduled for Saturday, May 7. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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

5 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule


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

12 hours ago in Entertainment, Sports

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


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

13 hours ago in Sports

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


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."

13 hours ago in Olympics, Sports

Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoil


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.


6 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week

A member of the NATO parachute demonstration team lands during a change of command ceremony at NATO military headquarters in Mons, southern Belgium on Wednesday May 4, 2016. U.S. Army General Curtis  M. Scaparrotti was installed as NATO's 18th supreme allied commander Europe (SACEUR). The commander, by tradition an American general or admiral, is responsible for the overall direction and conduct of NATO's global military operations. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

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

6 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Anti-hunger group uses fake app to fool, educate


The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates 14 percent of Americans, or more than 17 million people, are what is called food insecure, meaning at times of the year, they are uncertain of being able to acquire enough food for their household.

9 hours ago in National

Top reason Americans will vote for Trump: ‘To stop Clinton’


The U.S. presidential election may turn out to be one of the world's biggest un-popularity contests.

13 hours ago in National

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


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.

13 hours ago in National

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


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.


12 hours ago in Entertainment, Weird

Fanciful ‘Boaty McBoatface’ passed over for vessel name


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

14 hours ago in Weird

Monkey on the back leads to handcuffs on the wrist


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.

2 days ago in Lifestyle, Weird

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


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.

3 days ago in Weird

‘Jesus’ arrested at Philly Apple store


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.


14 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

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


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


12 hours ago in Local

Medical marijuana bill clears House panel

Petr Broz Wikimedia

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.

12 hours ago in Local

Report: 3 million people in central Ohio by 2050

Columbus skyline non Getty OK

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

12 hours ago in Music

‘Hey Jude’ makes history in China


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

13 hours ago in Local

Ohio honors fallen officers


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.

13 hours ago in Music

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


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

14 hours ago in Local

Guilty verdict in Cleveland murder case


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.

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!


Paul McCartney will rock Cleveland for 2 nights in August!

Work Boot Wednesday


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

Rooster’s Appetizer Tuesdays


See what delicious menu item is featured this Tuesday!

Viral Videos

14 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

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


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

2 days ago in Viral Videos

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


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