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Bush: I never wanted to be a war-time president

CLEVELAND (AP) — Former President George W. Bush said Thursday that he had a moment of clarity in a Florida elementary school classroom on Sept. 11, 2001, when his chief of staff told him the second World Trade Center tower had been struck by a jetliner and the U.S. was under attack.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014

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Some Ohio teachers to get payments after lawsuit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some educators will be refunded dues or fees by Ohio's largest teachers union under a settlement of a federal lawsuit alleging the money was improperly used for politics-related activities.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014

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Suspect in VA hospital shooting to have hearing

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man charged in a Veterans Affairs hospital shooting that wounded one employee will have a mental competency hearing in federal court in southwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014

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Ohio groups seek to enforce early voting decision

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Groups in Ohio are asking a federal judge to force the state's election chief to comply with his ruling that expands early voting this fall.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 September 2014

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From the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, Reporter

COLUMBUS — With free legal assistance from the National Right to Work Foundation, 14 public school teachers across the state have won a federal class-action settlement against the Ohio Education Association (OEA) and 11 of its regional and local affiliates for violating their rights.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 September 2014

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Feds end Ohio St. inquiry, applaud band probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Education said Thursday it's closing a four-year investigation into Ohio State University's handling of sexual abuse allegations and commended the school's inquiry into its marching band.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 September 2014

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Ohio leaders support US action on militants

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio's Republican U.S. senator said Thursday that President Barack Obama's plan for stepped-up action against Islamic State militants in the heart of the Middle East is overdue, and he wants to see the follow-through for an aggressive, long-term effort.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 September 2014

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Sept. 11 artifacts displayed in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Artifacts from the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks are being displayed in central Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 September 2014

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