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Ohio kicks off road construction season with 990 projects

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Transportation has officially kicked off construction season in the state.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015

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Ohio inmates appeal in 1st Amendment lethal injection case

CINCINNATI (AP) — Four death row inmates challenging an Ohio law that shields the names of companies providing lethal injection drugs have appealed a judge's dismissal of their lawsuit.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015

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Ohio company to fly drone to help farmers monitor crops

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Another southwestern Ohio company will be allowed to fly a drone commercially in U.S. airspace under a waiver by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015

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Ohio terrorism suspect's attorney opposes phone motion

CINCINNATI (AP) — The attorney for an Ohio terrorism plot suspect is opposing a government motion to cut back his jail phone access as overbroad and based on hypothetical risks.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015

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Family photos restored after 3 boys, grandma die in fire

CINCINNATI (AP) — Family members of three boys and their grandmother killed in a house fire the morning after Christmas now have hundreds of photos salvaged from the blaze to help preserve memories of their loved ones.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 March 2015

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House GOP rebel leader walks line as party tries to govern

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Rep. Jim Jordan is a former championship wrestler treading a delicate political line, pushing GOP leaders toward the goals of his rebel conservative group as the party tries to prove to the nation it can govern.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 March 2015

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Ohio Senate panel would hike rural speed limit to 75 mph

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Speed limits on the Ohio Turnpike and rural roads would increase to 75 mph under one of many transportation-bill changes moving through an Ohio Senate committee.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 March 2015

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Federal judge upholds 3rd-party ballot rules in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The political battleground state of Ohio did not violate the U.S. Constitution when it imposed new ballot access limits last year on minor political parties, a federal judge ruled Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 March 2015

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