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Ohio groups make final pitch on public works issue

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The renewal of a public works program is drawing last-minute pitches from both sides of the statewide ballot issue, as Ohio voters prepare to decide the outcome on Tuesday.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio auditor targets communities' money woes

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's state auditor says his office is developing new controls for helping protect local governments from potential fiscal emergencies in a state where eight local governments have gone into such emergencies in the past 20 months.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio Air National Guardsman honored

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Air National Guardsman has been recognized for saving a tourist who fell into the water and was nearly sucked into the propulsion turbines beneath a ferry.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Michelle Knight: I forgive Cleveland kidnapper

CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the three women held captive in a Cleveland house before escaping last year said she forgives the man who kidnapped and tortured her for nearly a decade.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio boy, 6, in serious after shot in the head

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio say a 6-year-old boy was in serious condition at a hospital after being shot in the head at close range.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio women's families frustrated by unsolved cases

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Families of two southwest Ohio women are increasingly frustrated about the lack of charges in their slayings.

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Dog lost in fatal Ohio crash found dead days later

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A dog that was with a family when a car went off a northeast Ohio interstate bridge and plunged into a creek last week was found dead over the weekend.

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Cockfighting ring disrupted in northwest Ohio

DELTA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northwest Ohio say they've broken up a cockfighting ring.

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