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Youngstown State settles federal complaint

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Youngstown State University has reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education to make the school's website more accessible to people with certain disabilities.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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School bus, truck collide near Ohio Statehouse

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A pickup truck ran a red light and struck a school bus in a downtown crash that left one person dead and three injured, witnesses and the city fire department said Friday. No children were hurt.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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Ohio police say man painted gun to resemble toy

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities in southwest Ohio say they have arrested a man with a loaded handgun painted red to resemble a toy.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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Autopsy: Cleveland boy was shot once by officer

CLEVELAND (AP) — A 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun died from a single shot fired by a rookie police officer, according to an autopsy released Friday.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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Layoffs on hold at cleanup of Ohio uranium plant

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — Officials have put on hold potentially hundreds of layoffs at the cleanup of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio as they anticipate approval of more federal funding for the project.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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Legislation seeks interim steps to stop Asian carp

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Members of Congress have introduced legislation calling for interim steps to prevent invasive Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes through Chicago-area waterways while a permanent solution is debated.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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Donation will help foster kids go to Ohio college

CLEVELAND (AP) — A $2.3 million gift to a northeast Ohio university will help kids who turn 18 in foster care pay for their college education.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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Man gets 5-plus years for Ohio VA Clinic shooting

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A former Veterans Affairs employee who pleaded guilty to a charge of assault with a dangerous weapon in a VA hospital shooting that wounded his former co-worker in the ankle was sentenced Friday to 5 1/2 years in prison.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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