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Relative: Mom charged with killing daughter cared for her

CLEVELAND (AP) — A woman charged with killing her adult daughter and dumping her body in a field raised three girls alone after her husband died and cared for her daughter very much, a relative said Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 May 2015

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Pharmaceutical firm wants lethal injection drugs returned

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A drugmaker has asked states to return supplies of the company's products that could be used for lethal injection in a broad request that included states that don't use the drugs in question.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 May 2015

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Ohio State ex-band director says trustees decided on firing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fired Ohio State marching band director Jonathan Waters alleged Wednesday that the university's board was directly involved in his dismissal and asked a judge to let him use other employment actions by the trustees in his lawsuit against the school.

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Ohio voters pass 84 percent of school levies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Voters in Ohio have passed 84 percent of school levies on ballots across the state.

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Proposed legislation would expand concealed weapons in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A series of proposed gun laws would expand concealed weapons in Ohio by potentially allowing them in places like churches or day cares and letting certain gun owners carry concealed weapons without a permit.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 May 2015

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Study: Lake Erie would offer plenty of food for Asian carp

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Runaway growth of algae in Lake Erie since the early 2000s has made the shallowest of the Great Lakes even more vulnerable to an invasion by greedy Asian carp, federal scientists said Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 May 2015

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Wendy's to sell 640 restaurants, bakery ops; 1Q mixed

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Wendy's is planning to sell 640 of its company-owned restaurants to franchisees and will also sell off its bakery operations.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 May 2015

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Pastors promote nonviolence ahead of police shooting verdict

CLEVELAND (AP) — Religious leaders in Cleveland are planning to open what they call "nonviolent centers" as the community prepares for a verdict in the case of a police officer charged in the fatal shooting of two unarmed citizens.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 May 2015

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