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Another top Ohio Republican speaks on gay marriage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Republican justice on the Ohio Supreme Court says the legal obstacles facing his lesbian daughter, her partner and their two children have made him view the state's protections for same-sex couples and their families as inadequate.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 November 2014

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Ohio groups to hold sign-up events for health law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Groups across Ohio are offering help to residents looking to obtain or renew their health care coverage under President Barack Obama's signature health overhaul.

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Ohio Veterans Homes to get new superintendent

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A U.S. Army veteran from south-central Ohio is the new superintendent of the Ohio Veterans Homes.

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White rhino born at Ohio wildlife park

CUMBERLAND, Ohio (AP) — A white rhino born this week at an Ohio wildlife conservation park holds a special distinction.

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Ohio city to close 2 fire stations after tax fails

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — A failed proposal to increase income taxes in one Ohio city has led officials to close two of its three fire stations beginning this weekend.

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Court rejects casino employee energy drink firing

CLEVELAND (AP) — An appeals court has overturned the firing of a Cleveland casino employee for failing to pay for a $1.84 energy drink and told the state casino commission to reconsider the case.

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School shooter built ladder in Ohio prison escape

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A convicted school shooter and two other Ohio inmates managed to get inside a maintenance access area and spent several months building a makeshift a ladder that they used to escape in September, according to a report released by the state on Friday.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 November 2014

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Tear gas fired near school sickens kids, teacher

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Ohio say tear gas fired during a police training session drifted to a nearby school, sending a teacher to a hospital and 14 students home.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 November 2014

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