Columbus Blue Jackets (17-18-1, fifth in the Metropolitan) vs. Philadelphia Flyers (13-18-8, seventh in the Metropolitan)
Philadelphia; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Philadelphia is looking to stop its nine-game losing streak with a win over Columbus.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry of Nebraska announced Tuesday that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and will temporarily work from home.
Fortenberry said on his congressional website that he had a “moderate case” and will recuperate at home.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Crew have hired Kristin Bernert as president of business operations, the latest woman to move into a prominent executive role in Major League Soccer.
Haslam Sports Group announced Bernert's addition on Tuesday.
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Police in Columbus reported they've arrested a man on suspicion of first-degree murder in the death of an older man whose body was discovered after officers were led to it.
Gio Reyna probably won't play for Borussia Dortmund until after the international break, making it unlikely he will make the roster for the United States' next three World Cup qualifiers.
Reyna has not played in any games since injuring his right hamstring during the Americans’ opening qualifier at El Salvador on Sept.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — E.J. Liddell scored 19 points and No. 16 Ohio State defeated Penn State 61-56 Sunday.
Ohio State (11-4, 5-2 Big Ten) won despite shooting just 38.6% overall and going the final 5:07 without a basket.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — SeaWorld Orlando transferred four manatee calves to an Ohio aquarium for rehabilitation, freeing space to treat more of the threatened sea mammals that have been dying in Florida at an alarming rate.
Thousands of miles away from the war in Ethiopia, the ethnic cracks have started to show in an Ethiopian church in Ohio, in a lawsuit between trustees and clergy.
The original trustees of the Holy Trinity Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church in Columbus have accused its clergy of switching the language of services from Amharic, the national language of Ethiopia, to Tigrinya, the language of the Tigray region.
Columbus Blue Jackets (17-17-1, fifth in the Metropolitan) vs. Florida Panthers (25-7-5, first in the Atlantic)
Sunrise, Florida; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Panthers -288, Blue Jackets +235; over/under is 6
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — GOP members of the Ohio congressional delegation Friday asked House and Senate leaders to fully fund a law meant to address a global shortage of semiconductor chips used in phones, cars and video games.
Aaron Long thought back to the aftermath of May 15, when he landed awkwardly during an aerial challenge in the New York Red Bulls’ game at Philadelphia.
Two days later, he had surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon and started a rehabilitation odyssey that would see him take two trips to Europe.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — GOP Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine says he has no regrets about his response to the coronavirus pandemic even if Republican voters who thought he went too far are angry enough to vote him out in the upcoming May primary.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two former top officials will repay thousands of dollars to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium after audits found improper spending and questionable business practices cost the institution more than $630,000.
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say two women have died in a head-on crash in Nebraska.
The Butler County Sheriff’s Office said 85-year-old Jane McElravy, of David City, and 55-year-old Michelle Schmid, of Bellwood, were pronounced dead at the scene of Tuesday’s crash.
Columbus Blue Jackets (16-17-1, fifth in the Metropolitan) vs. Carolina Hurricanes (24-7-2, first in the Metropolitan)
Raleigh, North Carolina; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Columbus visits Carolina looking to end its three-game road losing streak.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Alex DeBrincat scored twice and Calvin de Haan netted his first goal in nearly a year to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to their second straight road win, 4-2 over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night.
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — The two people killed when their plane crashed in eastern Missouri on Saturday were experienced pilots from Ohio who were flying to Denver to pick up cargo, authorities said Tuesday.
Midfielder Gio Reyna and forward Tim Weah remain uncertain for the United States' next three World Cup qualifiers, which start Jan. 27 with a match against El Salvador at Columbus, Ohio.
Reyna has not played in any matches since injuring his right hamstring during the opening qualifier at El Salvador on Sept.
Chicago Blackhawks (12-18-5, seventh in the Central) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (16-16-1, fifth in the Metropolitan)
Columbus, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Chicago Blackhawks visit Columbus after Oliver Bjorkstrand scored two goals in the Blue Jackets' 4-3 victory over the Devils.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio judge has acquitted a certified nurse practitioner of involuntary manslaughter and other charges in the 2017 death of a man at a Columbus nursing home, the second acquittal since the indictment of seven workers at the facility.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Oliver Bjorkstrand scored twice to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets over the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Saturday night, halting a three-game skid.
Boone Jenner and Igor Chinakhov also scored for the Blue Jackets, who rebounded from Thursday's loss at New Jersey and beat the Devils on home ice for the sixth straight time.
PHOENIX (AP) — Colorado defender Auston Trusty was added Saturday to the U.S. training camp roster for keeping Major League Soccer players fit ahead of World Cup qualifiers.
The 23-year-old has played for youth national teams but not the senior national team.
New Jersey Devils (14-16-5, seventh in the Metropolitan) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (15-16-1, sixth in the Metropolitan)
Columbus, Ohio; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Columbus is looking to end its three-game slide with a win over New Jersey.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. Mike DeWine and first lady Fran DeWine on Thursday met with members of the Ohio National Guard deploying to hospitals as the coronavirus surge continues to put pressure on medical caregivers statewide.
COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) — A 2-year-old girl found dead in November in a southern Indiana river days after duck hunters rescued her father from his partially submerged pickup truck had drowned, autopsy results show.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Southern Union State Community College has launched a program to train physical therapy assistants, joining a half-dozen other Alabama community colleges that offer such programs.
Columbus Blue Jackets (15-15-1, sixth in the Metropolitan) vs. New Jersey Devils (13-16-5, seventh in the Metropolitan)
Newark, New Jersey; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: New Jersey and Columbus take the ice in Eastern Conference play.
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Patric Hornqvist scored twice, Sergei Bobrovsky stopped a season-high 47 shots and the Florida Panthers pushed their winning streak to four games by topping the Calgary Flames 6-2 on Tuesday night.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ondrej Palat had two goals and an assist as the Tampa Bay Lightning trounced the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-2 on Tuesday night to break a three-game losing streak.
Brayden Point added a goal and two assists for the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions, who scored three power-play goals.
PHENIX CITY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man was charged with murder in the death of a Columbus State University basketball player who was killed during what authorities described as an illegal drag race on Christmas Eve, police said Tuesday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's 25-year-old school voucher plan is creating an unconstitutional system of separately funded private education and leading to resegregation of some districts as nonminority students mostly take advantage of the program, according to a lawsuit challenging the system.
Tampa Bay Lightning (21-8-5, first in the Atlantic) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (15-14-1, fifth in the Metropolitan)
Columbus, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Tampa Bay will try to end its three-game losing streak when the Lightning take on Columbus.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brady Skjei and Steven Lorentz scored twice and the Carolina Hurricanes had the last seven goals to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-4 on Saturday.
The Hurricanes (23-7-1) scored four times in a 3:57 span of the third to overcome a 4-2 deficit.
Carolina Hurricanes (22-7-1, second in the Metropolitan) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (15-13-1, seventh in the Metropolitan)
Columbus, Ohio; Saturday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Carolina visits the Columbus Blue Jackets after Teuvo Teravainen scored two goals in the Hurricanes' 4-0 victory over the Canadiens.