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Hearing for ex-high school football player convicted of rape

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A hearing has been scheduled for a former high school football player found delinquent in the rape of a 16-year-old girl that could lead to a lower sex-offender status.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 August 2015

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Court again rejects appeal by ex-pain-pill doctor

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal panel has once again rejected appeals by an ex-doctor sentenced to four life terms on charges stemming from the painkiller overdose deaths of four patients.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 August 2015

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Suit against Ohio patrol by man shot at truck stop dismissed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the State Highway Patrol by a man who was shot by teen murder suspects after a trooper dropped them at a central Ohio truck stop.

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Appeals court reinstates Ohio miniature horse lawsuit

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that the family of a physically disabled girl can pursue its lawsuit over a suburban Cincinnati city's refusal to allow them to keep a miniature horse as a service animal.

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Mystery money pays for pro-Republican television ads

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Opportunity News Media wants you to know it's OK to be a Republican, and it is spending $3 million to say so in the presidential battleground states of Ohio and Colorado.

Where that money comes from is anybody's guess.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 August 2015

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No problems with Ohio roller coaster that fatally struck man

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — A safety inspection found no major problems with a roller coaster that struck and killed a man who entered a restricted area to look for a lost cellphone at Ohio's Cedar Point amusement park, a spokesman said Friday.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 August 2015

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Man dies after crashing into unmarked Cleveland police car

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police say a man has died and a Cleveland detective is hospitalized after a car crashed head-on into the detective's undercover vehicle.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 August 2015

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Report: Communication, timing factor into firefighter deaths

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 August 2015

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