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Democratic convention team visits Ohio's capital

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State and local officials in Columbus rolled out the blue carpet to show Democratic planners what Ohio's capital city has to offer, as they seek to host the political party's next presidential convention.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Court hearing gay marriage arguments from 4 states

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court was set to hear arguments Wednesday in six gay marriage fights from four states — Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee — in the biggest such session on the issue so far.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Over 8,000 rape kits turned in for testing in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine says Ohio's crime lab has received 8,381 untested rape kits as it seeks DNA matches that could help solve reported sexual assaults.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Police kill gun-wielding man at Beavercreek Wal-Mart

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in southwest Ohio say a man brandishing a gun inside a Wal-Mart store has been shot to death by police.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Northeast Ohio man gets life in wife's death

PAINESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A judge has sentenced a northeast Ohio man to life in prison for a conspiracy that led to his foster daughter allegedly stabbing his wife to death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Marysville inmates dump lunches after maggot discovery

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Officials say about 1,000 inmates at a central Ohio women's prison dumped their lunches in the trash after another discovery of maggots in the serving area.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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OSU band alumni group still wants director rehired

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Despite Ohio State University officials standing by their decision to fire director Jonathan Waters, the band's alumni association says it will continue to work to get him reinstated to the job.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Ohio water crisis: Threat isn't going away soon

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The worry over another water emergency along Lake Erie is far from over.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 August 2014

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