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Ohio awards $6.8M in grants as part of mentorship program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Universities, nonprofits and businesses are among those sharing in about $6.8 million in state grants under a new student-mentorship program.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 July 2015

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$1.5M awarded for job training for homeless veterans in Ohio

WASHINGTON (AP) — A total of around $1.5 million for homeless veterans' job training has been awarded to six nonprofit organizations in Ohio.

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NE Ohio drug samples to be retested after botched analyses

CLEVELAND (AP) — A medical examiner's office in northeast Ohio will retest thousands of drug samples after firing a chemist who investigators say botched tests of drug evidence.

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71-year-old Cleveland woman mauled to death by pit bull

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Police in a Cleveland suburb say a 71-year-old woman has been mauled to death by a pit bull.

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1 killed in crash with sheriff's deputy pursuing suspect

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say one person has died in a crash involving a Franklin County Sheriff's deputy in Columbus.

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Ohio House, Senate on summer recess

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tentative legislative sessions scheduled for this week have been cancelled.

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Proposals to cut testing, reduce inequities

Ohio senators on opposite sides of the political aisle currently have a common focus in offering proposals to be included in a reform package to the national "No Child Left Behind" act.

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Ohio's drug-dependent babies up 750 percent since 2004

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A recent report from the Ohio Department of Health shows the state has seen a 750 percent increase in the number of babies diagnosed with neonatal abstinence syndrome since 2004.

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