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Ohio lawmakers take on Connecticut over 1st to flight claim

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A resolution moving through the Ohio Statehouse challenges Connecticut's insistence that one of its aviators beat the Wright brothers to the first successful airplane flight by two years.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015

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Ice jams on northern Ohio rivers leave behind mess

 

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Chunks of ice that have pushed up into low-lying areas have damaged fences, kiosks and other structures in at least two parks along the Maumee River near Toledo.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015

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Police chief: 'Huge gap' between law enforcement, community

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Training that has long taught officers to shoot when they see a weapon might have to be changed in light of several police-related shootings last year, a veteran police chief said Monday at a forum convened by Gov. John Kasich.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015

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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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