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Ohio bill would boost hit-and-run driver penalties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House plans to consider a bill to increase penalties for drivers who fail to stop after accidents resulting in serious injury to a person or death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Report: Black children not faring well in Ohio

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new report says that black children are faring worse in Ohio than all but five other states.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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$2.4 billion capital bill clears Ohio Legislature

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A nearly $2.4 billion state construction budget that funds an array of community, school and park projects has cleared the Ohio Legislature.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Ohio bill would repeal time limit on rape cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Backers of a bill that would repeal Ohio's 20-year statute of limitations for prosecuting rape cases are calling for additional hearings on the measure.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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The Blade, pair of journalists who were held at take plant file FBI complaints

The Blade and two of its journalists, who were detained Friday by military security outside the General Dynamics Lima tank plant and whose cameras were confiscated, filed complaints Tuesday with the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Ohio among tops for seized meth labs

CLEVELAND (AP) — A new report ranks Ohio among the top states for seized methamphetamine labs last year.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Report criticizes Ohio death penalty selectiveness

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A report by an anti-death penalty group criticizes the selectiveness of Ohio's capital punishment law, saying death sentences owe as much to an individual prosecutor's philosophy as the nature of the crime.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Stray dog's leg amputated after shooting

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Police in northern Ohio have are looking for a man suspected of shooting a German shepherd whose front leg had to be amputated.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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