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School board members to seek vote on Education Dept. probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Several state school board members are preparing to offer a resolution requesting an independent investigation of the Ohio Department of Education's charter oversight office in the wake of its director's resignation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 September 2015

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Air Force lab in Ohio IDs technologies for commercial use

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A research laboratory at Ohio's largest military base will spend up to $4.1 million to expand its efforts to identify promising technologies that could be turned into commercial products.

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Central Ohio cargo airport ready to start $500K upgrade

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A pavement renovation project is set to start this fall at a central Ohio airport and cargo freight facility.

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Ohio man sentenced for possession of counterfeit money, 9mm

CLEVELAND (AP) — A northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison after telling a law-enforcement informant he was interested in selling fake heroin, counterfeit money and other illegal items.

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Ohio man gets life in heroin trafficking conspiracy

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man has been sentenced to life in prison after he was convicted of trafficking large amounts of heroin and using violence to control the drug trade in east Cleveland.

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Prosecutor: Wife killed firefighter husband for insurance

CLEVELAND (AP) — The wife of a Cleveland firefighter conspired with a group of young men to kill her husband so she could collect on a life insurance policy and cover up financial fraud she committed in her husband's name, prosecutors said Monday.

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Ohio mom charged after toddler dies from ingesting heroin

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio grand jury has charged a mother with involuntary manslaughter and child endangering after her 14-month-old daughter died from ingesting heroin.

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Ohio drug dealer sentenced to 15 years for 2 overdose deaths

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors say an Ohio man's 15-year prison sentence for selling the drugs responsible for two overdose deaths is among the longest in the state for such convictions.

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