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George W. Bush · Columbus

Iraqi citizen living in Ohio arrested after allegedly plotting to assassinate former President George W. Bush

54% Center coverage: 88 sources
Court documents show the FBI is investigating an alleged plot to assassinate former President George W. Bush. CNN: The FBI requested a search warrant for his phone records. The FBI stated in the documents it believes he wanted to smuggle people into the country to kill Bush. He allegedly went to Dallas to conduct surveillance on the former president's home.See the Story
Gahanna · Gahanna

Multiple kayakers rescued from Big Walnut creek in Gahanna

100% Center coverage: 2 sources
Emergency crews were called to the 400 block of East Johnstown Road just before 10:20 a.m. At least one of the kayakers was taken to a hospital. There's no word on that person's condition. Authorities have not said exactly how many people were rescued.See the Story
Columbus, Ohio · Columbus

Report: Biden set to unveil massive student loan forgiveness

100% Right coverage: 2 sources
President Joe Biden is planning to forgive $10,000 of student loan debt per borrower, according to a Friday report from The Washington Post.See the Story
Upper Arlington · Upper Arlington

Photos: Dublin Jerome, Upper Arlington, DeSales win regional boys lacrosse titles

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Dublin Jerome, Upper Arlington and DeSales won regional boys lacrosse titles May 27.See the Story
Columbus, Ohio · Columbus

Preventing tick bites as outdoor activities increase

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Preventing tick bites as outdoor activities increaseSee the Story
Columbus, Ohio · Columbus

Community members celebrate Florence Aquatic Center opening

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Florence Aquatic Center is one of many pools opening for Memorial Day weekend. The center is home to the Florence Hammerheads, a competitive swim team. Fans of the center said this opens up something outdoors for kids and families to do.“It’s been a while since I’ve been here! Feels good to be back,” Maylynne Dickerson said.See the Story
MLB · Columbus

'Bleacher Brothers’ making cross-country MLB trip

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Two Reverends of the Franciscan Order are making a cross-country trip to visit every MLB stadium. ‘The Bleacher Brothers’ will use the trip to spread the word of God in each city they visit. The Friars will travel 17K miles over the next two months and will document it all on Fr. Cole's YouTube channel.See the Story
Columbus, Ohio · Columbus

Measuring Water Quality at Cleveland Beaches

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Many people do not consider the water quality of where they go before jumping in. Weather is just one factor that goes into water quality. The Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District sends teams to check water quality each day. It’s an important thing to consider based on health.See the Story
Westerville · Westerville

Thousands of flags planted in Westerville's Field of Heroes

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Volunteers plant thousands of American flags as a way of observing Memorial Day. Field of Heroes started 14 years ago to honor U.S. military veterans. The flag planting now extends to honor other heroes as well. Taps will be played Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 8:30 p.m.See the Story

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