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Feds: 218,000 Ohioans enroll in marketplace health plans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal officials say more than 218,000 Ohioans have enrolled in health plans through the federal marketplace.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Signatures submitted in Ohio 'drug price relief' proposal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Signatures have been submitted in an effort aimed at keeping Ohio agencies and publicly-funded entities from buying prescription drugs at prices higher than what the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs pays.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Ohio issues updated school charter sponsor evaluation rules

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's troubled evaluation system for charter school sponsors would be adjusted under guidelines issued Wednesday to assure that the sponsors face the same academic performance standards as traditional public schools.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Another Ohio bill seeks to clarify disposal of fetal remains

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fetal remains from abortions must be buried, cremated or subject to an authorized incineration method under new Ohio legislation.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Ohio college rescinds honorary degree awarded Bill Cosby

OBERLIN, Ohio (AP) — A liberal arts college in Ohio has rescinded an honorary degree awarded comedian Bill Cosby in 2010.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Columbus man indicted following massive warehouse fire

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a man on charges of aggravated arson following a massive fire at a warehouse in central Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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2 inmates in Ohio county jail found dead in 12-hour period

CLEVELAND (AP) — Two inmates died within 12 hours this week at a county jail east of Cleveland, and one of the deaths may have been caused by a drug overdose, authorities said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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Ohio man gets 25 years for role in credit union's collapse

CLEVELAND (AP) — A northeastern Ohio man was sentenced Tuesday to 25 years in federal prison for obtaining nearly $11 million in fraudulent loans that authorities said helped cause one of the biggest credit union failures in U.S. history.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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