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Man appeals sentence in Ohio slave labor case

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man is appealing a five-year prison term for participating in the enslavement of a mentally disabled woman held for two years with her young child in northeast Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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5-inch pipeline crack leaks oil in Ohio preserve

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 5-inch crack in a pipeline caused more than 10,000 gallons of crude oil to leak into a suburban nature preserve, officials said Thursday.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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Ohio Libertarians file appeal to get on May ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Libertarian Party of Ohio appealed a federal judge's order Thursday in an effort to get its gubernatorial candidate on the May primary ballot.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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Ohio judge dismisses lawsuit against police

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge in central Ohio cited procedural problems in dismissing a wrongful-death lawsuit against two police officers involved in the 2011 fatal shooting of a suspect.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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Ohio man charged with firing at newspaper carriers

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a northeast Ohio man who police said fired shots at a pair of newspaper carriers.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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Ohio unemployment rate drops in February

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says Ohio's unemployment rate dropped in February.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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Ohio secluded juvenile offenders more last year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New statistics show Ohio juvenile prisons increased its use of solitary confinement last year.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014

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NE Ohio worker sentenced for wastewater dumping

CLEVELAND (AP) — An employee from a northeast Ohio wastewater company accused of violating the Clean Water Act has been sentenced to 300 hours of community service and three years of probation.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 March 2014

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