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Better Business Bureau in Ohio warns of Powerball scams

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Better Business Bureau warns that $1.5 billion Powerball drawing may result in scams against consumers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

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Jim Jordan invited Kim Davis to speech

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, who spent five days in jail for defying federal court orders and refusing same-sex marriage licenses, was given tickets to the president's final State of the Union address, an invitation-only event.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

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Lima Police: Man who sent selfie to replace mugshot is arrested

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A man Ohio police say sent them a selfie because he didn't like the mugshot they were using has been arrested in the Florida panhandle.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

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Ohio ambulance company owner pleads guilty to fraud

CINCINNATI (AP) — An ambulance company owner accused of submitting more than $1.4 million in fraudulent bills to Medicare and Medicaid has pleaded guilty in Ohio to health care fraud and money laundering charges.

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Police search for several suspects in Ohio fatal shooting

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police are searching for several people suspected in the slaying of a man shot multiple times in a vehicle in Cleveland.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

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Ohio's elections chief to discuss his priorities for 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's elections chief plans to discuss his priorities for the year as the closely watched battleground state prepares for another presidential election.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

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Northeast Ohio man receives life sentence for murder, rape

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man convicted in a fatal stabbing and a separate rape case has been sentenced to life in prison.

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City rejects proposal banning pit bulls months after mauling

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A suburban Cleveland city has rejected a proposal banning pit bulls six months after a 71-year-old city woman was mauled to death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

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