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Ohio Legislature joins in appealing voting case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge says the Ohio Legislature can join the state in appealing his ruling on early voting changes in the swing state.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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Charters siphon millions from county schools

Sold to Ohioans as a way to provide students in failing school districts with an opportunity for a better education, charters schools have been siphoning off hundreds of millions of dollars from public education, often with less than ideal results, Delaware County school officials say.

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ACLU seeks ruling over Ohio budget abortion rules

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio is pushing for a hearing and summary ruling in a lawsuit over abortion-related provisions contained in Ohio's two-year budget.

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Body found of man who attempted Lake Erie rescue

 

ERIE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a 34-year-old Detroit man who disappeared in Lake Erie while trying to rescue two boys who were having trouble making it back to shore.

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Akron company markets farm-monitoring drones

CLEVELAND (AP) — A new Akron company is marketing drones to farmers as a way to keep an eye on hundreds of acres of fields.

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Pastors want feds to investigate Wal-Mart shooting

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A group of local pastors want the federal government to take the lead in investigating the death of a man shot and killed by police last month in a suburban Dayton Wal-Mart.

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Arrest made in shooting of 12-year-old Ohio girl

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in central Ohio have charged a man in the case of a 12-year-old girl critically injured when she was shot in the chest in her home last month.

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Columbus mayor upset at ignored complaint calls

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The mayor of Ohio's biggest city wants to know why thousands of calls to the Columbus complaint line have been ignored since 2007.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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