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Man shot by police was on probation for illegally having gun

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Court documents show that a 25-year-old man fatally shot by Columbus police officers was on court-ordered supervision for his most recent weapons conviction.

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 October 2015

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Ohioan pleads not guilty in hit-and-run that killed teen

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — A driver suspected in a hit-and-run that killed a 17-year-old pedestrian has pleaded not guilty in northeast Ohio.

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US: Ohio-based auto lender used illegal collection practices

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal agency says an Ohio-based lender that primarily loans money to active-duty and former military service members to buy vehicles engaged in illegal debt collection practices and must pay more than $3 million.

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Akron voters to decide if zoo can get a liquor license

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Voters in Akron will decide Tuesday whether to allow the Akron Zoo to have a liquor license to serve wine and spirits at after-hours events.

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 October 2015

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Sumatran Rhino begins US-Asia trip to ancestral home

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last Sumatran rhino in the Western Hemisphere began a journey Friday from Ohio to its ancestral southeast Asian homeland on a mission to help preserve the critically endangered species.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 October 2015

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PHOTO GALLERY: At former school, Halloween's a full-time job

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — For some folks, Halloween is more than a holiday: It's a full-time job.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 October 2015

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Drug felons on early release have different transition times

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some ex-drug offenders getting out early under a federal release program are spending little or no time in transitional housing first.

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Presidential campaign swirl overtakes 2015 Ohio campaigns

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Guess what, Ohio voters? There's actually an election this Tuesday.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 October 2015

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