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Radio ads defend Ohio term limits against future action

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Radio spots are airing across Ohio that warn state lawmakers are scheming to extend term limits. No vote to that effect is imminent.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 February 2016

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2 men convicted in fatal shooting of 19-year-old mom

CLEVELAND (AP) — A jury in Cleveland has found two men guilty of fatally shooting a 19-year-old woman while she was sleeping in a bed with her 1-year-old child in a crib beside her.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 February 2016

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Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballots

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excluding political-party labels from judicial candidates' general-election ballots.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 February 2016

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Ohio police detective acquitted of abuse-related charges

CLEVELAND (AP) — A suburban Cleveland police officer accused of beating up a man has been acquitted of all charges in U.S. District Court.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 February 2016

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Cop placed on leave after comment about activist's suicide

FAIRBORN, Ohio (AP) — Officials say an Ohio police officer is being put on paid leave over a Facebook comment about a Black Lives Matter activist who killed himself on the Statehouse steps.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 February 2016

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Kroger plans to make announcement about heroin overdose drug

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio-based Kroger Co. is ready to make an announcement about the availability of a heroin overdose antidote.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 February 2016

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Ohio company sells classic Etch A Sketch to Toronto toy firm

BRYAN, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio company that has produced or owned the Etch A Sketch for decades has sold the classic toy to a toy firm in Toronto.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 February 2016

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Cleveland mayor apologizes for billing family of dead boy

CLEVELAND (AP) — The mayor of Cleveland apologized Thursday to the family of Tamir Rice, a black 12-year-old boy fatally shot by a white Cleveland police officer, for the city having sent the administrator of the boy's estate a "decedent's last dying expense" claim of $500 for ambulance services.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 February 2016

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