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Cold start to week with snow in Ohio forecast

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Expect a cold start to the new year's first full week with temperatures plummeting and snow forecast across the state, with heavy accumulation predicted in northwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Mayor didn't trust state to review Ohio boy's fatal shooting

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland's mayor says he didn't trust a state agency to investigate the fatal police shooting of a 12-year-old boy who was carrying a pellet gun because he believes the agency mishandled a different shooting investigation that led to charges against officers.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Ohio gas prices tumble further; regular fuel averages $1.90

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio drivers are still paying less than $2 per gallon to fill their tanks this week.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Ohio World War II veteran to receive France's highest medal

UPPER SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — The French government is awarding its highest medal to a 96-year-old northern Ohio man who was an artillery gunner during D-Day.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Ohio prisons director wants early release as option

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's prisons director wants to strengthen the state law that allows for early, emergency release of inmates to ease overcrowding.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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GOP-controlled Ohio Legislature opens 2-year session

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The two-year state budget is high on Ohio lawmakers' to-do lists as they return for a new legislative session.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Off-duty cop mistakenly shoots himself in elevator

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities say an off-duty police officer out to dinner with his wife in Cincinnati accidentally shot himself in the stomach inside a parking garage elevator.

Last Updated on Sunday, 04 January 2015

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Icy rain closes roads, leads to accidents in Ohio

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Cold temperatures and icy rain are causing numerous problems in northern Ohio, including multiple traffic accidents.

Last Updated on Saturday, 03 January 2015

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