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Suspect in custody after Ohio VA hospital shooting

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A city official says a suspect is in police custody after a shooting at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Ohio that left one person with a minor injury.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Baby safety gates aren't always safe, study finds

CHICAGO (AP) — Baby gates meant to protect young children aren't always as safe as parents think. A new study says nearly 2,000 U.S. kids get emergency room treatment each year from injuries resulting from falling through or climbing on these gates.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio groups make final pitch on public works issue

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The renewal of a public works program is drawing last-minute pitches from both sides of the statewide ballot issue, as Ohio voters prepare to decide the outcome on Tuesday.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio auditor targets communities' money woes

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's state auditor says his office is developing new controls for helping protect local governments from potential fiscal emergencies in a state where eight local governments have gone into such emergencies in the past 20 months.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio Air National Guardsman honored

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Air National Guardsman has been recognized for saving a tourist who fell into the water and was nearly sucked into the propulsion turbines beneath a ferry.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Michelle Knight: I forgive Cleveland kidnapper

CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the three women held captive in a Cleveland house before escaping last year said she forgives the man who kidnapped and tortured her for nearly a decade.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio boy, 6, in serious after shot in the head

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio say a 6-year-old boy was in serious condition at a hospital after being shot in the head at close range.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 May 2014

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Ohio women's families frustrated by unsolved cases

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Families of two southwest Ohio women are increasingly frustrated about the lack of charges in their slayings.

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