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Report: Ohio sees 6 overturned convictions in 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A national report ranks Ohio fifth among states for its number of exonerations last year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Ohio taxpayers to see some changes this tax filing season

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Department of Taxation is now accepting 2014 individual income tax returns, and taxpayers could see some changes.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015

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Legal pot backers in Ohio trickle out details of 2015 vision

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The marijuana legalization movement has arrived in Ohio with high-flying ambitions: making it the first state to move from a complete ban to complete legalization with a single vote.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015

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Winter weather causes closings, delays across Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Overnight and morning snowfall across Ohio led to dozens of school closings and traffic delays to start the work week.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015

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Dems' 2016 convention chair plans return visit to Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic convention planners are headed back to Columbus as they zero in on a host city for their 2016 presidential nominating event.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015

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Center in Ohio says new website honors modern abolitionists

CINCINNATI (AP) — A new website intended to honor modern-day abolitionists and raise public awareness of modern slavery has been created by the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati and a U.S. Department of State office.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015

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State lawmakers to hold hearing in western Ohio on Lake Erie

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A committee of state lawmakers will travel to western Ohio to talk about water quality issues facing Lake Erie and the rest of the state.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015

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Murder suspect, 17, escapes from custody while in hospital

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are searching for a teenage murder suspect who escaped from custody while being treated at a western Ohio hospital.

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 January 2015

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