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Nonprofit urges anti-racism training at Ohio school district

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Members of a community nonprofit organization urged school officials in a suburban Cincinnati school district to implement anti-racism training for students and start a larger conversation about racism within the community.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015

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Ohio House panel OKs bill revisiting student assessments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio House panel has approved a proposal that would require state education officials to overhaul Ohio's academic standards in English language arts, math, science and social studies and the tests that go with them.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015

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Cleveland officers want delay in lawsuit over boy's shooting

CLEVELAND (AP) — Two Cleveland police officers involved in the deadly shooting of a 12-year-old boy who was carrying a pellet gun requested Monday that a judge delay the family's lawsuit against them.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015

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High winds hitting 6 states from Minnesota to Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH (AP) — High winds are affecting a wide stretch of the upper Midwest, from Minnesota to western Pennsylvania.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015

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Ohio Senate committee to start its review of state budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Senate panel is slated to start its budget hearings this week as the House is wrapping up its initial work on the state's two-year spending plan.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015

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Columbus crews patch nearly 35,000 potholes in past month

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say city of Columbus workers have fixed nearly 35,000 potholes during the past month.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015

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Cleveland council passes law creating gun offender registry

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland City Council has passed legislation that includes a provision requiring gun offenders to register with the city.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015

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House panel to vote on bill moving Ohio's 2016 primary

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill that would move the date of Ohio's 2016 primary election back a week is up for a vote in an Ohio House committee.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015

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