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Boehner mocks GOP on immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats and immigration advocates are calling out House Speaker John Boehner over comments mocking his own Republican lawmakers for their reluctance to take up immigration legislation.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 April 2014

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1 person killed in shooting in south Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One person is dead after a shooting in south Columbus.

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Harsh Ohio winter damages wine industry

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio winemakers will ask for federal aid to help them recover after the harsh winter that all but wiped out many varieties of grapes.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 April 2014

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Ohio Supreme Court agrees to hear sentence appeal

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court plans to hear an appeal from a man who claims a 115-year prison sentence imposed when he was 15 years old violates his constitutional rights.

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Helicopter crashes in central Ohio; 2 people hurt

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says a small, privately owned helicopter crashed into a farmer's field in central Ohio, injuring the two men aboard the aircraft.

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Woman gets prison time in Ohio forced-labor case

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman accused of using ice cream to lure a mentally disabled woman and her child to captivity in a forced-labor case has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.

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Woman charged with taking toy from child's grave

ONTARIO, Ohio (AP) — Police in northern Ohio say they've charged a woman who was seen on a surveillance video taking a stuffed animal from a child's grave.

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Ohio prisons cracking down on smuggled cellphones

 

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections says it is cracking down on cellphones smuggled into the state's prisons.

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