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3 indicted in fatal northwest Ohio arson fire

TIFFIN, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury in northwest Ohio has indicted three people who investigators say had roles in an arson fire last month that left two people dead and one hospitalized.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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Judge orders 3 early voting days restored in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge ordered Ohio's elections chief Wednesday to set early voting hours on the three days before elections in a ruling that gives Democrats a victory going into the fall election.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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$3M bond for man accused of killing 2-year-old son

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland man suspected of fatally shooting his 2-year-old son in the head during a dispute with the child's mother is being held on $3 million bond.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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Ohio man convicted of killing 4 in townhome

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A 22-year-old man could face the death penalty after a jury convicted him of aggravated murder in the slayings of four people in a northeast Ohio townhome last year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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Ohio prosecutors charge gang with racketeering

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors have charged 43 teenage members of a notorious street and prison gang with racketeering for a series of crimes allegedly committed inside a Cleveland juvenile detention center.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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Ohio shields interviews with execution workers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is shielding interviews its attorneys conducted with about 20 prison employees involved in the January execution of an inmate who repeatedly gasped and snorted as he was put to death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

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Drilling states explore human-made earthquakes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is leading a group of drilling states working with seismology experts at energy companies, government agencies and universities across the U.S. on how best to detect and regulate human-induced earthquakes.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

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Ohio, Illinois soldiers killed in airstrike

MOKENA, Ill. (AP) — A soldier from Illinois who deployed to Afghanistan a month after his father died and a soldier from Ohio who was engaged to be married were among the five Americans killed in a recent friendly fire airstrike.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

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