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UPDATE: 6 killed, officer hurt in crash near capital

UPPER ARLINGTON, Ohio (AP) — A police cruiser responding to a robbery report with its lights flashing and siren blaring collided with a car at an intersection just northwest of Ohio's capital early Friday, killing six members of a family and injuring an officer, officials said.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Committee to review shared police information

LONDON, Ohio (AP) — A state advisory panel is continuing its review of security and protocols for Ohio's law enforcement information-sharing system.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Lebanon racino to open in December, not 2014

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A new southwest Ohio racino has moved up its opening date to December in hopes of capitalizing on the holiday season and drawing visitors' attention before a second racino opens in the region.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Warren man convicted of strangling mom, shooting dad

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man accused of strangling his mother and fatally beating and shooting his father in a rage has been convicted in a potential death penalty case.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Veterans are flocking to college as wars wind down

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Adam Fisher isn't your typical college freshman.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013

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Ohio DUI video confessor seeks reduced sentence

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who confessed in an online video to causing a fatal wrong-way crash after a night of drinking should receive a sentence well below the maximum of eight years to send a message about the value of taking responsibility, his attorneys argue in a court filing.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013

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Kroger names Ellis as next president, COO

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kroger said Thursday that Michael Ellis, senior vice president of retail divisions, will become its president and chief operating officer at the start of the new year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013

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Ohio doc faces more charges in unneeded surgeries

CINCINNATI (AP) — More charges have been filed against a Cincinnati spine doctor accused of performing unnecessary surgeries in Ohio and Kentucky and billing health care programs millions of dollars, according to court documents released Thursday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013

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