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Ohio House to weigh new provisional ballot rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House is set to weigh changes to when provisional ballots are counted in the swing state and what it takes to cast one.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

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Ohio Senate puts own mark on calamity-day measure

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Senate is expected to consider a proposal to let schools take up to four additional calamity days this year, if they first use their five contingency days.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

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Violence at Ohio juvenile jail vexing officials

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials in Cleveland are trying to figure how to deal with escalating violence at the county's new juvenile detention facility.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

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Space shuttle display opens at Air Force museum

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A much-awaited space shuttle display is opening at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force near Dayton.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

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Ohio addresses sex assaults in youth prisons

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials plan to spend $200,000 for a consultant to help reduce inmate sexual assaults in the state's youth prisons.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

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Ohio justices to hear local drilling rules dispute

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys are ready to argue before Ohio's high court whether state laws regulating oil and gas drilling can trump local restrictions on the practice.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

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Ohio to get Medicaid cases from federal website

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials are preparing to receive more than 106,000 applications for Medicaid-eligible residents who sought health coverage through the federal insurance marketplace.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

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Beavercreek cancels Fourth of July festivities

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — The city council in a southwest Ohio suburb has scrapped the annual Fourth of July parade and fireworks as a cost-cutting measure.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

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