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Mom of Cleveland boy shot by police to testify at grand jury

CLEVELAND (AP) — The mother of a black Cleveland boy who was carrying a pellet gun when he was shot and killed by a white police officer will testify before a grand jury within the next few weeks.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Possible expulsion, charges for teens with BB gun in school

FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — Reports of a student with a weapon at a southwestern Ohio high school has resulted in the suspension and possible expulsion of four teens who may also face criminal charges in juvenile court.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Ohio probing whether state school violated lobbying laws

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general is investigating whether a state university and its consultant violated state lobbying laws when the university paid him nearly $2 million without a state board's prior approval.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Ohio officer fired over pro-pot button wants job back

VERMILION, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police officer who was fired after wearing a pro-marijuana button on his police jacket says he'll sue if necessary to get his job back.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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APNewsBreak: Kasich aides helped craft abortion restrictions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) –€” Believing state legislators were solely responsible for abortion restrictions added to the 2013 budget bill, activists and editorialists across Ohio called on Gov. John Kasich to veto the provisions. What they didn't know at the time was that Kasich's office had a hand in developing some of the language.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

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2016 Senate contenders in Ohio differ on Syrian refugees

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Candidates in Ohio's closely watched 2016 U.S. Senate race favor different approaches to Syrian refugees in the wake of the Paris attacks.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

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Online training to help those with autism begins in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An online video training program for people who interact with autistic individuals is now being used in Ohio, according to officials.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

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Proposed changes spark debate in Ohio's cosmetology industry

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two bills pending in Ohio's House and Senate are pitting big hair salons against cosmetology schools as lawmakers propose eliminating the state's mandate requiring someone with a manager's license on salon premises at all times.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

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