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Ohio man charged with murder, endangering in death of boy, 3

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man has been indicted on murder, child endangering and felonious assault charges in the death of a 3-year-old boy.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Ohio man, 77, sentenced to 10 years for string of break-ins

TIFFIN, Ohio (AP) — A 77-year-old man with a lengthy criminal record was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison on Tuesday for 11 break-ins across western Ohio last year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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War crimes suspect sentenced in Ohio for lying on documents

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Serbian refugee who admitted to lying on immigration documents about whether he ever engaged in genocide or ethnic cleansing has been sentenced in a U.S. court in Ohio to two years in prison.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Inmate who escaped correctional facility turns himself in

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an inmate who escaped from a state correctional facility in northeast Ohio has turned himself in.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Authorities suspect bones found by hiker in Ohio are human

CELINA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say there is a high probability that skeletal remains found in northwest Ohio are from a person.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Cops hope signs will curb panhandling on freeway exit ramps

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It's now illegal to panhandle along freeway exits in Ohio's capital city.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Police called 4 times to home where blaze killed firefighter

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Documents show that police were called several times in recent years to a southwest Ohio home where a firefighter was killed by a blaze that authorities say was arson.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 January 2016

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Frack leases on state lands yield $18M; none from production

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has brought in $18 million by leasing the right to drill for oil and natural gas deep below state wildlife management areas and waterways, including beneath the Ohio River.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 January 2016

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