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Police: Facebook led to Ohio teen held captive in Missouri

Investigators discovered Facebook messages they used to track down a Cleveland-area teenager who police say ran away with a Missouri man only to be raped and held against her will for weeks, police said Friday.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 December 2015

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Ohio bill would require police body camera rules made public

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bipartisan bill in Ohio would require law enforcement agencies to have rules governing the use of body cameras and that such policies be made public.

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Police: Toddler accidentally shoots self in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy is in stable condition after accidentally shooting himself inside his Columbus home.

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Agency seeks monitoring of mercury pollution in Great Lakes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The U.S. and Canada should more closely monitor atmospheric pollution from as far away as Asia that may be causing mercury levels to rise in some Great Lakes fish, an advisory agency said Thursday.

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Testimony wraps up in dispute over Ohio's voting rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Testimony has concluded in a legal dispute over changes to voting rules in swing state Ohio.

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Cincinnati mayor dedicates memorial to '79 concert victims

CINCINNATI (AP) — People killed in the crowd rush at a 1979 concert by The Who in Cincinnati now have a memorial in the city.

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Suspended Ohio police officer pleads not guilty to charges

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio police officer has pleaded not guilty to charges including bribery, menacing by stalking and tampering with evidence.

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Police to discuss missing Ohio teen found in Missouri

BROOKLYN, Ohio (AP) — Investigators will discuss the return of a Cleveland-area teen missing for nearly a month at a news conference in suburban Cleveland.

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