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Base in Ohio loses in competition for new Air Force center

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's largest U.S military base has lost the competition to become the site of a new installation and mission support center that could result in hundreds of jobs for the host base.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Ohio wants inmates' lethal injection lawsuit thrown out

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by four death row inmates who are challenging a new state law that shields the names of companies providing lethal injection drugs.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Ohio man set for arraignment on Capitol terror plot

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 20-year-old Ohio man accused of plotting to kill officials and workers at the U.S. Capitol faces arraignment on new charges in federal court.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Forbes: Haslam now country's richest elected official

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Forbes Magazine says Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is now the country's richest elected official, citing a rush to the pumps at the family-owned Pilot Flying J truck stop chain due to tumbling fuel prices.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Ohio auditor to report head counts from 30 charter schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State Auditor Dave Yost is preparing to release results of head counts of students taken during unannounced site visits to 30 Ohio community schools last fall.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Teen charged in fatal Ohio mall shooting, robbery attempt

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 16-year-old boy accused of trying to steal Nike sneakers from a mall shopper who fatally shot another teen who was with him was charged Wednesday with involuntary manslaughter and robbery.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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New system gives Cleveland kids better chance at diversion

CLEVELAND (AP) — A program that starts this this week aims at giving juveniles in Cleveland a better chance of entering diversion programs instead of being charged with crimes in juvenile court.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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Infrastructure, job training on Senate Democrats' agenda

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic state senators are making their pitch for raising Ohio's minimum wage and ensuring that an expansion of the Medicaid health program remains in place.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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