• Firefighters contain recycling plant fire in west Columbus

    COLUMBUS - Firefighters have contained a fire at a recycling plant in west Columbus.The fire started just before 1:30 a.m. Sunday in the 400 block of North Highland Avenue.Chief Steve Martin with Columbus Fire said there were no fire hydrants in the area to help extinguish the fire.No injuries have been reported.Firefighters are working to determine the cause of the fire.Stay with 10TV and 10TV.com as this story develops.
  • 2 transported after motorcycle accident in west Columbus

    COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Two people were transported after a 3 car accident involving a motorcycle in west Columbus.Columbus police say 2 trucks and a motorcycle were involved in the accident on Sullivant Avenue at Holly Hill Drive around 10:10 p.m. Saturday.One person was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition. Another person was taken in stable condition to Grant Medical Center. Stay with 10TV as we follow this developing story.
  • Columbus Crew SC takes down Atlanta United 3-1

    ATLANTA (AP) — Gyasi Zardes and Luis Diaz scored and the Columbus Crew secured a 3-1 win over Atlanta United Saturday.Josef Martinez gave Atlanta United (15-11-3) a 1-0 lead in the 19th minute with a shot 9 yards out from the center of the box, assisted by Gonzalo Pity Martinez. It was Josef Martinez's 14th straight game with a goal, extending his MLS record.Zardes tied the game at 1-1 for Columbus (9-15-7) in the 53rd minute on a shot 16 yards out from the left side of the penalty box.Dia
  • Several injured when decks collapse at New Jersey building

    WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Multiple levels of decking attached to a building collapsed Saturday evening at the Jersey Shore, trapping people and injuring several, including children, officials and witnesses said.The collapse happened around 6 p.m. Saturday in Wildwood, New Jersey, during the annual New Jersey Firemen's Convention.It was unclear how many people were on or under the decks at the time, but authorities said those who were trapped were quickly removed.The annual convention attracts
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  • Maria's Walk held at Columbus Zoo to help put an end to distracted driving

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — People put on their walking shoes Saturday morning to help stop distracted driving by taking part in Maria’s Walk at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.“This is great, this is great. The support and so forth to be up at 6:30 in the morning, that's wonderful,” said participant Trish Moore.Maria's walk was held in the Columbus Zoo in honor of Maria Tiberi, who was killed in a car crash in 2013.“This is a reflection of just how important this is and what a
  • 1 critical after being hit by vehicle on I-70 in west Columbus

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus police are responding to a pedestrian struck in west Columbus.Columbus police say one person was taken to the hospital in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle on I-70 eastbound at Hilliard Rome Road around 8:45 p.m. Saturday.Police say I-70 east is currently closed in the area, including the exit ramp to Hilliard Rome Road.Police are investigating the incident as a hit-skip.
  • Police: Man critically injured after fall from electric pole near Ohio University campus

    *WARNING: Some may find the content in the above video disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised.*ATHENS, Ohio — A man was left in critical condition after falling from an electric pole in Athens, according to police.Athens police say officers responded to Palmer Street before 10 p.m. Friday for a report that a male had fallen from an electric pole.Video circulating around social media of the incident shows a person at the top of an electric pole before a flash could be seen and the individ
  • General Motors considering $175 million Ohio engine plant

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — General Motors says it's considering a $175 million truck engine plant in Ohio that could employ more than 100 people.GM spokesman Dan Flores tells the Dayton Daily News the new plant could open late next year in the Dayton area. It would expand on work being done at the jointly owned GM-Isuzu DMAX plant in Moraine in suburban Dayton.Flores said a new plant and the DMAX facility would both produce diesel engines. He says the company needs more engine production volume.A
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  • Dobbins, No. 6 Ohio State run over Indiana in 51-10 win

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — J.K. Dobbins ran for 193 yards and scored twice Saturday while Justin Fields threw three touchdown passes to lead No. 6 Ohio State to a 51-10 rout at Indiana.The Buckeyes (3-0, 1-0 Big Ten) have won each of their first three games by at least 24 points and extended their winning streak in the series to 24, dating to a tie in 1990. Ohio State hasn't lost to Indiana since 1988.And with Peyton Ramsey starting at quarterback in place of the injured Michael Penix Jr., t
  • Police: Ohio man caught going 131 mph in Lamborghini says he was trying to "show off"

    NEWBURGH HEIGHTS, Ohio (WKYC) — The community is well known for its infamous traffic cameras, but one guy wasn’t too keen on that.On Wednesday, Joshua Lines was clocked doing 131 miles per hour in a 60 mile per hour zone in Newburgh Heights. For what?“The man said that he was trying to show off,” Sgt. Sarah Bittner said.According to police, he wasn’t gunning it for the other drivers on the road. He was speeding for a special lady in his passenger seat.“It appe
  • Public safety alert issued by OSU Police after student robbed near campus

    COLUMBUS - The Ohio State University Police Division issued a public safety alert due to a crime that happened near campus.It happened Saturday around midnight near High Street and 12th Avenue.A male Ohio State student was approached by three males who forcibly stole his necklace before fleeing the area.No weapons were involved, and nobody was hurt.Anyone with information is asked to call Columbus police at 614-645-4545.
  • 'Send your prayers': Girl in medically-induced coma after contracting brain-eating amoeba infection

    FORT WORTH, Texas — A 10-year-old girl is now fighting to live at a hospital in Fort Worth after she contracted a brain-eating amoeba while swimming near her Central Texas home. Lily Mae Avant was flown to Cook Children's Medical Center on Tuesday after her family said she started to get a headache, had a fever and became incoherent. Avant is now in a medically-induced coma.Doctors said she contracted a Naegleria fowleri, a single-celled living organism commonly found in warm freshwater th
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  • Ohio senators propose renaming NASA site for Neil Armstrong

    SANDSUKY, Ohio — Ohio's U.S. senators want Congress to rename a NASA research facility in northern Ohio after astronaut Neil Armstrong.Republican Rob Portman and Democrat Sherrod Brown introduced legislation Thursday to honor the Ohio native by renaming the NASA Plum Brook Station in Sandusky.Portman says he raised the idea with Armstrong in 2012, a year before Armstrong's death. The senator says Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, wasn't comfortable with the attention it would b
  • White House says bin Laden son killed in US operation

    WASHINGTON — The White House says Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, has been killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region.A White House statement gives no further details, such as when Hamza bin Laden was killed or how the United States confirmed his death.The statement says Hamza bin Laden's death "not only deprives al-Qaida of important leadership skills and
  • Google Earth leads to remains of missing Florida man in lake

    WELLINGTON, Fla. — It took 22 years, but a missing man's remains were finally found thanks to someone who zoomed in on his former Florida neighborhood with Google satellite images and noticed a car submerged in a lake, authorities said.The skeletal remains were of William Moldt, who went missing in 1997 at the age of 40, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.Sheriff's office spokeswoman Teri Barbera said on Thursday that a previous resident of the Grand Isles neighborhood in
  • Teen with vape-related lung illness sues e-cigarette maker Juul Labs

    A recently hospitalized Chicago teen is suing the makers of an e-cigarette he used as well as the place where he got it from, CBS Chicago reports. In a complaint filed on Friday, the civil suit names Juul Labs Inc., as well MFD Mobile, also known as The Gas Stop in Waukegan, for allegedly illegally selling nicotine-based products to 18-year-old Adam Hergenreder.According to the lawsuit, Mergenreder had been vaping for about a year and a half but was recently hospitalized for severe lung damage.O
  • Police officer helps move a 94-year-old stranger into his new home

    Fort Myers, Florida — A lot of police officers go above and beyond — playing basketball with kids, mowing grass for seniors — we see examples on the news all the time. But few officers have gone further out of their way than Sergeant Jeff Turney of the Glendale, Arizona police department.It started with a call to dispatch: "I have a 94-year-old father. He's loaded up a trailer and thinks he can drive his vehicle and the trailer to Florida. And I'd like to have somebody talk to
  • Woman arrested after throwing liquid on California Senate

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California police have arrested a woman who threw a feminine hygiene device containing "what appeared to be blood" onto the floor of the state Senate, splashing onto lawmakers and forcing them to finish their work in a committee room on the final day of the legislative session.Senators had just finished taking a vote about 5:14 p.m. Friday when a woman tossed the substance onto the floor of the Senate from the public gallery, saying: "That's for the dead babies."T
  • Medical marijuana advocates disagree with rejection of autism, anxiety as qualifying conditions

    HILLIARD, Ohio — Tim Johnson says he sees the need."Without a doubt," he said. "On a daily basis."He's behind Ohio Cannabis and Hemp Chamber of Commerce and Cannabis Safety First, which are organizations in favor of medical marijuana. The need he sees is with those struggling with high anxiety who could benefit from medical marijuana."Medication should be between a doctor and the patient and that should be handled within a doctor's office," Johnson said.Wednesday, the state Medical Board o
  • Doctor, church youth director among suspects arrested in trafficking, online child sex sting

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — More than 100 people have been arrested in a massive human trafficking and internet sex sting.The operation focused on three central Ohio counties: Franklin, Fairfield, and Delaware. Among those charged include a doctor and church youth director.Austin Kosier, a 31-year-old doctor, works in the emergency department at Genesis Healthcare System in Zanesville. He has been employed there since July 2018. Prior to that, he was an ER resident at OSU’s Wexner Medical Cente
  • Man dies at campground pond in Coshocton County

    COSHOCTON COUNTY, Ohio — A man is dead after he tried to swim across a pond in Coshocton County, according to the sheriff’s office.The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office said it received a 911 call transfer from Tuscarawas County just before 2 p.m. on Friday.The caller said a friend, a man in his 20's, had been under water for about five minutes at Frogtown Campground.Deputies said another man tried to reach him but was not successful.Dive teams from three counties were called t
  • Severe Thuderstorm Warning issued for Morrow, Richland, Ashland County until 9:30 p.m.

    Doppler 10 Weather Resources: Interactive Radar | Live Radar | Weather Warnings | Updated Forecast10TV Meteorologist Jeff Booth is tracking showers and storms moving through central Ohio tonight:8:44 p.m. Update: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Ashland, Morrow, and Richland County until 9:30 p.m.___Friday evening weather: We’ll see a warm & muggy evening with the chance for showers and storms as we head towards and past sunset. First for the north then for the rest of the area. A few s
  • Doctor, youth pastor among suspects arrested in trafficking, online child sex sting

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — More than 100 people have been arrested in a massive human trafficking and internet sex sting.The operation focused on three central Ohio counties: Franklin, Fairfield, and Delaware. Among those charged include a doctor and youth pastor.Austin Kosier, a 31-year-old doctor, works in the emergency department at Genesis Healthcare System in Zanesville. He has been employed there since July 2018. Prior to that, he was an ER resident at OSU’s Wexner Medical Center.Now, th
  • Police: Woman missing from Kentucky may be in Columbus

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A woman reported missing from Louisville, Kentucky, may be in Columbus according to police.Louisville police said Sakeia Bates, 39, was reported to be in Columbus in August, possibly near Mount Carmel West Hospital.Columbus police said Bates has mental health issues and there is concern for her safety.If anyone has any information on where she may be, they are asked to call Columbus police at 614-645-4545.
  • 104 arrested in massive central Ohio trafficking, online child sex sting

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - More than 100 people have been arrested in a massive human trafficking and internet sex sting.Among those charged - a medical doctor and a church youth pastor.The operation focused on three central Ohio counties: Franklin, Fairfield, and Delaware.One by one, they were marched in front of a judge. Twenty-four men over three days.All accused of the same crimes: attempted unlawful sexual conduct with a minor and importuning.Major Steven Tucker with the Franklin County Sheriff's Off
  • Man charged in wrong-way crash that injured trooper pleads not guilty, bond set at $50K

    The man accused of driving the wrong way on I-71 and critically injuring a state highway patrol trooper appeared in court Friday.A judge ordered Michael Marchak to be held on a $50,000 bond. In court Friday, he pled not guilty to charges of aggravated vehicular assault and other charges.The crash happened back in June in Morrow County. Around 2:40 a.m., June 27, Trooper Jason Phillips was dispatched on the report of a possibly impaired driver on Interstate 71.Phillips was traveling on I-71 north
  • After vice unit, south Columbus community members share doubt over PACT’s crime impact

    Several months after Columbus police disbanded its vice unit, residents in a south Columbus neighborhood say they feel it every day.“When you have the prostitutes, it just breeds the drugs, all kinds of stuff. There are children seeing that it's ok and it's not ok,” said Merion Village Block Watch Coordinator Dee Debenport.Debenport is a block watch coordinator and spends hours every day working on improving her neighborhood.“Oh my gosh, it's gotten so bad since they eliminated
  • Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college admissions scam

    BOSTON (AP) — "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for a bribe to rig her daughter's SAT scores, tearfully apologizing to the teenager for not trusting her to get into college on her own."I was frightened, I was stupid, and I was so wrong," Huffman, 56, said as she became the first parent sentenced in the college admissions scandal that ensnared dozens of wealthy and well-connected parents.A total of 51 people have been charged in the schem
  • Fourth Democratic presidential debate to be held at Otterbein University

    The Democratic National Committee has announced the fourth presidential primary debate will be held at Otterbein University in Westerville on October 15 with the possibility a second night.CNN and The New York Times will co-host the debate and will be moderated by CNN’s Anderson Cooper and Erin Burnett, and by Marc Lacey of the New York Times.Format will be announced at a future date.The debate will air live on CNN, CNN International, CNN en Español, and stream on CNN.com's homepage
  • Man arrested after allegedly asking underage girls for sex at Hocking County Fair

    A man has been arrested and charged after he was accused of propositioning underage girls for sex at the Hocking County Fair.According to the Hocking County Sheriff’s Office, deputies working security on Thursday were told a man was talking to juvenile girls and he may have also inappositely touched a girl.The alleged suspect walked to the sheriff’s office security building at the fairgrounds because witnesses and family members began following him around the fair in an attempt to co

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