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Former president to sign new book in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former President George W. Bush will be back in Ohio, this time to sign copies of his new book about his father.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Ex-officer charged with theft from police lodge

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio police officer accused of stealing nearly $100,000 from the police lodge where he was treasurer has been charged with grand theft.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Prosecutor: Remove church directory at courthouse

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — The prosecutor in a southeast Ohio college town is recommending the removal of a church directory from outside the county courthouse.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Soil by former Ohio fertilizer plant shows toxins

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Environmental officials have found high levels of toxins at central Ohio properties near a former fertilizer plant.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014

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LGBT supporters push for nondiscrimination policy

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters of proposed statewide policy to protect lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Ohioans from discrimination met with state lawmakers this week to push for legislation that would make the changes they are seeking.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014

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Cold temps spark Dayton water main break, sinkhole

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A water main break sparked by cold temperatures in southwest Ohio has caused a sinkhole that engulfed the front end of a pickup truck.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014

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House Democrats elect veteran lawmaker new leader

 

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democrats in the Ohio House have elected a veteran state lawmaker with experience in both the House and Senate as their leader for the next legislative session.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014

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Witness recants, freeing Ohio man after 39 years

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man who spent nearly four decades in prison after being convicted of murder is expected to be freed Friday after a witness confessed he lied as a boy when he told jurors he saw the deadly attack.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014

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