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Prosecutors: Police witnesses uncooperative in Ohio shooting

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors are preparing to question more than a dozen Cleveland police officers as hostile witnesses if they continue to be uncooperative before the trial of another officer accused of firing the final shots of a 137-round barrage that killed two unarmed suspects in November 2012, a motion filed with the court said.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2015

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Autopsy set on Ohio girl who died hours before rape trial

 

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Autopsies are scheduled to be performed Tuesday on three people who died in a house fire, including a 10-year-old girl who was connected to a rape trial set to begin later that day.

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Ohio slashes inmate phone expenses to 5 cents a minute

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio prisons agency has slashed the cost of inmate phone services and plans to install hundreds more phones.

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3 more probation sentences in Toledo sports bribery probe

DETROIT (AP) — Three former football players at the University of Toledo have been placed on probation for their roles in a sports bribery scheme that occurred years ago at the Ohio school.

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Head of federal drug policy visits Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The head of federal drug policy planned to meet with state and local officials while visiting Ohio for a state conference on opiates.

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Youth group pushing Republicans on gay marriage visits Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Activists who don't want the Republican Party's 2016 platform to oppose same-sex marriage will promote their effort in a swing through Ohio.

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Ohio State University president to be formally installed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University's newest president plans to lay out his vision for the university at a formal installation ceremony months after his rough start as the school's 15th leader.

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Ohio jury acquits UC football player on assault charge

CINCINNATI (AP) — A jury has acquitted a University of Cincinnati backup quarterback of an assault charge, after he testified in court that a group of young men taunted him with racist remarks shortly before he punched one.

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