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Jury acquits Ohio pain doctor on 26 of 27 counts

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A jury has acquitted a northeast Ohio pain doctor of all but one of the 27 sexual-misconduct counts filed against him in a case that centered on accusations he improperly touched 11 female patients.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 August 2014

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AAA forecasts more Labor Day travel by Ohioans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Auto club AAA says travel nationally and by Ohioans is expected to increase slightly this year during the five-day Labor Day period as consumer spending continues to rise.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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Ohio State hears from ex-band director's backers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Angry backers of Ohio State's fired marching band director made a splashy showing at a trustee meeting Friday, playing their horns, wearing T-shirts supporting him and urging the board to keep discussions on the matter open.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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Ohio police arrest youth after gun threat

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio sheriff says a 15-year-old student has been charged with making terroristic threats after allegedly saying he planned to bring a rifle and handgun to school.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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Duke halting coal burning at Ohio plant

NEW RICHMOND, Ohio (AP) — A utility says it will stop burning coal at a southwest Ohio power plant that was the site of a recent oil spill into the Ohio River.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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Toledo ups spending on chemicals to treat water

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Making sure drinking water is safe in Toledo will cost nearly $2 million more than the city expected.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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Ohio to mail voters absentee ballot application

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's elections chief says applications for absentee ballots will be mailed Friday to all registered voters in the state.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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Ohio student accused of shooting classmate

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police say a 14-year-old student shot a 15-year-old classmate in the groin over a dispute at school.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 August 2014

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