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Prosecutors to seek death for man charged in 4 Ohio slayings

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty for a 27-year-old man if he's convicted of aggravated murder in the June slayings of four people at an Ohio home.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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Dayton police investigate body found in burned car

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in southwest Ohio say a body was found in a burned car and they're investigating the cause of death.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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Court: Mom can't see records of child's abuse investigation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has blocked a mother's efforts to inspect children's services agency records regarding an abuse investigation focusing on her daughter.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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Ohio man won't serve prison time for helping dump body

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man has been resentenced to probation after an appeals court in central Ohio overturned the prison term he was given after helping dump the body of a woman in a ditch after she died of a heroin overdose.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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Toledo police are searching for 3 thieves who stole 3 Jeeps

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo police are searching for three suspects who stole three Jeeps from the city's Chrysler Assembly Plant parking lot this past weekend.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015

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Portman: Cultural change needed to stop human trafficking

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rob Portman says a cultural change is needed to draw attention to the problem of underage victims of sex trafficking.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 August 2015

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Police: Man shot at Ohio hospital in struggle with officers

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — An off-duty police officer working security at a Cleveland-area hospital shot and critically wounded a man early Thursday after the patient tried to rip away the officer's holstered handgun and used the officer's stun gun on police officers and a nurse, a police detective said.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 August 2015

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Fence to be put on central Ohio dam for replacement work

MILLERSPORT, Ohio (AP) — Officials say a 6-foot, chain-link fence will be installed on the earthen dam at central Ohio's Buckeye Lake to block off a construction zone as work begins to replace the deteriorated structure.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 August 2015

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