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Ohio doesn't pay for prisoner organ donations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the biggest obstacles for an Ohio death row inmate who wants to donate organs to ailing family members is paying for a procedure not covered by prison policies.

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Ohio prosecutor: I'll file more abandonment cases

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio prosecutor says he will pursue criminal abandonment charges in cases similar to the one in which authorities say a couple gave their 9-year-old adopted son to child welfare officials after raising him from infancy.

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Doctor pleads guilty in child porn case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio doctor who once directed Ohio State University's pediatric cancer radiation program has pleaded guilty to accessing child pornography.

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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Thursday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

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Ohio traffic fatality numbers rose in 2012

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio saw a big jump in traffic fatalities last year, according to newly released federal statistics, but officials say the numbers are coming back down in 2013.

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6 horses dead, 2 motorists injured in crashes

COVINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two motorists were injured and six horses killed in a series of crashes after the horses got loose from a western Ohio farm.

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Ohio to work with insurers after health law change

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's insurance director says the state will work with insurers to reissue health plans now ticketed for cancellation under federal law, following a change announced by President Barack Obama.

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Condemned man's wish raises ethical questions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An eleventh-hour request by an Ohio death row inmate to donate his organs is raising troubling moral and medical questions among transplant experts and ethicists.

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