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Ohio jury convicts ex-fugitive in $100M fraud case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A mysterious defendant in a $100 million, cross-country Navy veterans charity fraud case was convicted Thursday of racketeering, theft, money laundering and other charges.

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013

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Feds: 1,150 Ohioans have enrolled in health plans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal officials said Wednesday that just 1,150 Ohio residents successfully picked health insurance plans last month through the new online marketplace created by President Barack Obama's law.

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013

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Obama to pitch economic agenda at Ohio steel plant

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is taking his economic message to Ohio, using a Cleveland steel plant as the setting to promote his energy efficiency, business attraction and auto industry policies.

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013

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Inmate's execution delayed over organ donation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's governor delayed the execution of a condemned child killer to consider the inmate's unprecedented organ donation request, acknowledging that it's "uncharted territory" but expressing hope that the man might help save a life before losing his own.

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013

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Bill tries to head off traffic camera ban

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some cities that rely on traffic cameras are urging Ohio lawmakers to pass statewide standards on their use instead of banning them altogether.

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013

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Some states move to save cursive in the classroom

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The swirling lines from Linden Bateman's pen have been conscripted into a national fight to keep cursive writing in American classrooms.

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Ohioans can enroll in expanded Medicaid on Dec. 9

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Low-income Ohioans who are newly eligible for Medicaid under an expansion of the program can sign up for health coverage beginning Dec. 9, state officials said Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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Report: Ohio's neighbors critical to Lake Erie

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Reducing pollution that feeds harmful algae in western Lake Erie needs the help of Ohio's neighbors, according to a state task force looking at ways to solve the growing problem.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013

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