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Prosecutor: Ohio man knew donations were illegal

CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal prosecutor in Cleveland has told jurors that a telemarketing millionaire funneled campaign contributions to two prominent Republican politicians knowing it was illegal.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Ohio city may reactivate sirens after tornado

 

BRUNSWICK, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio community where a tornado touched down this week will consider reactivating its tornado warning sirens.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Nearly 240 turn up at fugitive surrender in Ohio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general says nearly 240 people turned themselves in during the first day of a Fugitive Safe Surrender Program in the Akron area.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Man gets 7 years in Ohio poker chip robbery

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to seven years in prison after admitting his role in the January home-invasion robbery of a professional poker player.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Study: Low Great Lakes water levels will be costly

DETROIT (AP) — A study finds that if water levels remain low on the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence River they will have a negative economic impact on the region that could reach $18 billion by 2050.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Man dies minutes after being sentenced to jail

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities in Cleveland say a man collapsed and died outside a courtroom minutes after a judge sentenced him to 60 days in jail for trying to restrain and kiss a 14-year-old girl.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Ohio AG's vetting of law firms undocumented

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Associated Press review finds that Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's selection process for hiring outside securities-fraud litigators has gone essentially undocumented.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Ohio families chased from home by second sinkhole

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — More families are being forced from their homes after another sinkhole opened atop an abandoned Ohio mine.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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