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Gov: Ohio should allow more school calamity days

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Several Ohio lawmakers have proposed letting school districts take up to four additional weather-related days off this year, following a call from the governor.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 January 2014

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Rape case accuser sues officer over arrest

CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman who reported being violently raped and assaulted by a cab driver filed a lawsuit Monday against a Cincinnati police officer who arrested her instead of taking her to the hospital.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 January 2014

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Meijer to build dairy production plant in Ohio

TIPP CITY, Ohio (AP) — Midwest regional grocery chain Meijer plans to add a dairy production plant to its Ohio presence.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 January 2014

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No cause in blaze that killed 2 Ohio firefighters

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A veteran firefighter and a rookie comrade killed in an apartment blaze faced rapidly deteriorating conditions once inside the building, Toledo's fire chief said Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Ohio guards: Inmate was urged to fake suffocation

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for a condemned Ohio inmate who snorted and gasped during his execution was temporarily suspended last week while officials investigated whether he had coached the inmate to fake symptoms of suffocation as he died.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Ohio gets more snow, faces severe cold this week

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohioans were facing a one-two punch from winter weather Sunday, with more snow over the weekend soon giving way to a new pounding by bitter cold.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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40 percent Ohio school grads not college-ready

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Forty percent of Ohio high school graduates weren't ready for college-level math or English when entering the state's public colleges or universities in 2012, according to new state data.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Dayton VA Medical Center to get $5M renovation

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A veterans center in southwest Ohio is planning a $5 million renovation of the dementia unit of its long-term care facility.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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