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Ohioan posts message on his SUV: 'Got kidney? I need 1'

 

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This April 27, 2015 photo shows Neal Raisman and wife Aileen posing for a photo in front of their SUV outside of the Fresenius Medical Care Campus Kidney Center in Columbus, Ohio. The Ohio man in need of a kidney donor is taking his search on the road in unusual fashion, with bright yellow letters taped to the rear window of his vehicle. (Doral Chenoweth III/Columbus Dispatch via AP)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man in need of a kidney donor is taking his search on the road in unusual fashion, with bright yellow letters taped to the rear window of his sport utility vehicle.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 May 2015

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Cleveland, US Justice Department announce police settlement

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland agreed to overhaul its police department under the supervision of a federal monitor in a settlement announced Tuesday with the U.S. Department of Justice over a pattern of excessive force and other abuses by officers.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 May 2015

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Medway man claimed in Clark County crash

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SPRINGFIELD — Troopers of the Springfield Post of the Highway Patrol are currently investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred Saturday on Medway Carlisle Road just north of Main Street in Clark County.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 May 2015

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Ohio patrolman acquitted in 2 deaths amid 137-shot barrage

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — A patrolman charged in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects during a 137-shot barrage of gunfire was acquitted Saturday in a case that helped prompt the U.S. Department of Justice determine the city police department had a history of using excessive force and violating civil rights.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 May 2015

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Gov. Kasich rescinds union rights for Ohio care workers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. John Kasich on Friday rescinded a pair of directives issued by his predecessor that allowed independent home health care and child care workers under contract with the state to unionize, arguing the key union benefit of health insurance coverage is now widely available elsewhere.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 May 2015

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Marysville National Guardsman convicted of sexually abusing daughters

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio National Guardsman accused of sexually abusing three adopted daughters and a stepdaughter at their home and trying to intimidate his children so they wouldn't discuss the allegations against him was convicted on Friday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 May 2015

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DeWine studying possible medical marijuana plan

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine said Friday he's studying the plausibility of a tightly crafted medical marijuana proposal, as much broader initiatives head toward Ohio voters.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 May 2015

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2nd analysis paints less perilous image of Buckeye Lake dam

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio (AP) — An engineering firm that analyzed a deteriorated dam at Buckeye Lake suggested Friday that changes could be made to raise the water level and keep boats and surrounding businesses afloat without decreasing safety, though state officials have some concerns about the proposals.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 May 2015

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