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By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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The Latest: 2nd Ohio statewide contender retains local fund

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Latest on treasurer candidate Clarence Mingo's local campaign fund (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Ohio Treasurer candidate Clarence Mingo's campaign says paperwork establishing his state More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Man arrested for locking kid in hot car to punish mom

COLUMBUS, Miss. — A Mississippi man is under arrest on a felony child abuse charge after police say he purposefully locked a disabled child in a hot car to punish the girl’s mother. Thirty-one-year-old Brandon More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Ohio lacks child-access laws governing home weapon storage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - At least 21 states and the District of Columbia have child-access laws that deal with negligent storage of firearms, but Ohio is not one of them. Democratic lawmakers have proposed child-access More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Panel to weigh $20M Kasich wants to spend on opioid crisis

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A state commission in Ohio plans to take up Republican Gov. John Kasich's request to invest up to $20 million in scientific breakthroughs aimed at tackling the state and national opioid crisis. More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Ohio high court allows direct appeal of rejected DNA testing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio Supreme Court is allowing offenders sentenced to death to appeal directly to the high court when an application for DNA testing is rejected. The new rule adopted by the court Monday More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Court schedules 2nd execution attempt for Ohio killer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio Supreme Court has set a new execution date for a convicted killer who survived a botched execution attempt in 2009. The court last week scheduled the lethal procedure for death row More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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Ohio gas prices rise, now even with national average

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Gas prices have risen around Ohio in the past week and are now on par with the national average. Ohio's average for a gallon of regular fuel was $2.36 in Monday's survey from auto club AAA, More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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Police say Ikea crowds could force highway ramp closures

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Columbus police say massive crowds for a new Ikea opening could force the closure of multiple Interstate 71 exit ramps. The Columbus Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2qvvIZ1 ) reports the opening of More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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Lawmaker introduces bill reducing concealed carry penalties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio legislator has introduced a bill that would reduce penalties for carrying a concealed handgun on school grounds and other gun-free sites. Cleveland.com (http://bit.ly/2rzfTzD ) reports More...

By admin On Sunday, May 21st, 2017
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Ohio AP media organization elects new board members

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Julie Wallace, managing editor of The (Elyria) Chronicle Telegram, was elected president of the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors association for 2017-18 at the group's annual convention More...