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Columbus school board eliminates 200 positions

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's largest school district plans to cut about 200 positions under nearly $23 million in planned budget cuts.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 May 2014

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Ohio may seize gambling winnings for child support

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A provision in Ohio Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-sik's) budget bill would allow the state to seize the casino and racino winnings of deadbeat parents to pay back child support.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 May 2014

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Man charged in Ohio veterans hospital shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man accused of a shooting at a veterans hospital said he intended to intimidate former co-workers he believed were having inappropriate relationships with his wife and daughter, according to court documents.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 May 2014

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Ohio foreclosure filings down again in 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court says the number of new mortgage foreclosures in the state was down in 2013 for the fourth consecutive year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 May 2014

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Ex-Huntington food bank head admits embezzlement

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — The former head of a Huntington-based regional food bank has pleaded guilty to embezzling from the charity.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 May 2014

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Man gets 3 years for injuring officer, woman

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man who had been smoking marijuana before he hit a police officer and another person standing on a highway ramp at an accident scene has been sentenced to more than three years behind bars.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 May 2014

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Motive sought in shooting at Ohio vets hospital

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are trying to determine what led to a shooting at a Veterans Affairs hospital in which a housekeeping employee suffered an ankle wound and a retired worker was taken into custody.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 May 2014

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Ohio issues new school report cards after scandal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Six Ohio school districts that were found to have altered student data to improve their performance ratings were issued new state report cards on Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 May 2014

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