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Health: More Women Getting Breast Screenings Under Medicaid Expansion

If you’re a low-income woman, you’re more likely to get screened for breast cancer if you live in a state that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act than in a state that didn’t.

Last Updated on Friday, 11 December 2015

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Ex-deputy charged in 2 Ohio killings _ one while on duty

CINCINNATI (AP) — A former Ohio deputy has been indicted in two separate fatal shootings — one an on-duty killing involving a fleeing driver and the second an off-duty slaying of the ex-deputy's neighbor.

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Ohio bill aims to protect abortion clinics

COLUMBUS — Arguing that rhetoric surrounding Planned Parenthood helped to spur recent violence against abortion clinics, Ohio Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday introduced a bill calling for buffer zones between protesters and clinics.

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Ohio elections chief addresses fall snags as 2016 race nears

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's elections chief is working to address glitches that occurred during November's election before the battleground state holds its high-stakes presidential primary in March.

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Judge rules Highway Patrol can train Cleveland police cadets

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge has ruled that the city of Cleveland can proceed with plans to have 50 police cadets trained at the Ohio State Highway Patrol Training Academy in Columbus.

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Teen expected to plead guilty in killing of 14-year-old girl

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors are recommending a 16-year prison sentence for a 17-year-old boy who fatally shot a 14-year-old girl in central Ohio last year.

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Summit County councilwoman charged with taking bribes

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio county councilwoman has pleaded not guilty to charges in a federal indictment accusing her of taking bribes.

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Middleton man, woman indicted in death of woman's 2-year-old girl

 

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a man and a woman in the death of the woman's 2-year-old daughter.

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