Today is Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. Here’s what you need to know today:
News from The Post:
Student Senate began stocking bathrooms with menstrual products. ()
The Board of Trustees held its January meeting yesterday. ()
An Athens resident is hosting a spaghetti dinner Jan. 27 for a family whose unborn child has congenital diaphragmatic hernia. ()
Amazon named Columbus as one of the 20 finalists for its second headquarters location.
Currently, there are Amazon data centers in Hilliard, Dublin and New Albany; distribution centers in Licking County’s Etna Township and Obetz; and wind farms in northwest Ohio according to a . Three more distribution centers are planned for other parts of the state.
If chosen, the city would receive a $5 billion investment that would create 50,000 jobs.
The high for today is 41 degrees and it will be sunny with no precipitation. ()
Scores and Game Times
Men’s basketball plays Ypsilanti on Saturday at 2 p.m. ()
Women’s basketball plays Bowling Green on the road Saturday at 1 p.m. ()
Athens High School basketball plays Meigs on Friday. ()
Hockey plays Pittsburgh Friday and Saturday at Bird Arena at 7:30 p.m. ()
Track and Field heads to Youngstown State Invitational this weekend. (
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The parents of the 13 siblings rescued from their Southern California home were charged with multiple counts of torture, abuse and false imprisonment. ()
2017 was the one of the planet’s hottest years to date. ()