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Ohio neglect suspects get 10 years for son's death

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — The father and stepmother who neglected a disabled Ohio man until he died weighing less than 100 pounds pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and were sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Ohio panel votes to shield execution drugmaker

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The names of companies providing lethal injection drugs to Ohio would be shielded for at least two decades under fast-tracked legislation approved Wednesday by a House committee.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Soldier convicted of murder in girlfriend's death

FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) — A military jury convicted a Fort Carson soldier of premeditated murder and assault Wednesday in the slaying of his soldier-girlfriend on Valentine's Day 2013.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Former president to sign new book in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former President George W. Bush will be back in Ohio, this time to sign copies of his new book about his father.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Ex-officer charged with theft from police lodge

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio police officer accused of stealing nearly $100,000 from the police lodge where he was treasurer has been charged with grand theft.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Prosecutor: Remove church directory at courthouse

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — The prosecutor in a southeast Ohio college town is recommending the removal of a church directory from outside the county courthouse.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Soil by former Ohio fertilizer plant shows toxins

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Environmental officials have found high levels of toxins at central Ohio properties near a former fertilizer plant.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014

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LGBT supporters push for nondiscrimination policy

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters of proposed statewide policy to protect lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Ohioans from discrimination met with state lawmakers this week to push for legislation that would make the changes they are seeking.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014

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