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Ohio AG rejects voter access proposal petition

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An effort in Ohio that aims to guarantee certain voter protections in the state constitution has hit a snag.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 February 2014

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OH lawmaker facing new counts yields chairmanship

CINCINNATI (AP) — The speaker of the state House said Thursday a southwest Ohio lawmaker has agreed to give up his powerful committee chairmanship after a new indictment that alleges he engaged in a pattern of corruption.

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Authorities: Elida student brought knives to school

ELIDA, Ohio (AP) — Police in western Ohio took a middle school student into custody after the boy allegedly brought knives to school and had a notebook containing threatening comments.

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Ohio Supreme Court rejects request for AEP refunds

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has rejected an appeal seeking $368 million in refunds for American Electric Power customers.

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Ohio man accused of being Facebook predator

MENTOR, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio are looking for other possible victims of a man accused of trying to get a young girl to send him inappropriate photos on Facebook.

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Great Lakes become nearly covered with ice

CHEBOYGAN, Mich. (AP) — From the bridge of the Coast Guard cutter Mackinaw, northern Lake Huron looks like a vast, snow-covered field dotted with ice slabs as big as boulders — a battleground for the icebreaker's 58-member crew during one of the roughest winters in memory.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 February 2014

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Officials: Rescued Ohio children enjoying freedom

CINCINNATI (AP) — Three Ohio children who police say were tied to their beds for long periods of time, beaten and deprived of food are now relishing the seemingly mundane — going to school and eating ice cream.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 February 2014

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Southwest Ohio legislator faces more charges

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio grand jury has brought 53 new charges including an alleged pattern of corruption against a state legislator already facing trial on felony charges of security fraud, theft and other counts.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 February 2014

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