OSU student government votes to end annual campus lake jump

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University's student government has voted in support of ending the Mirror Lake jump after a student broke his neck and died while participating in the campus tradition last week.

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Crews finish pumping tanks from sunken barge in Lake Erie

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Salvage crews have finished pumping hazardous oil-based substances from a sunken barge that apparently had been sitting undiscovered on the bottom of Lake Erie for nearly 80 years, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday.

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Man who shot himself at museum had shown hostile behavior

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Documents show that a former security guard who took his own life at a contemporary art museum on Ohio State's Columbus campus had a history of hostile behavior toward co-workers.

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Police: Man called daughter to say he killed his ill wife

AVON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man and woman were found dead near Cleveland after a woman reported her 77-year-old father called to say that he had just killed his ill wife and planned to kill himself.

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