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Ohio governor's panel weighs more state oversight of police

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The panel commissioned by Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) to study police and community relations in Ohio is looking at whether state oversight of police officers should be increased.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 March 2015

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Ohio teacher pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A former central Ohio elementary school teacher has pleaded not guilty to 32 charges involving the sexual assaults of five students.

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Suspect in Ohio fireworks store blaze that killed 9 dies

IRONTON, Ohio (AP) — A brain-damaged man accused of starting a 1996 fire at an Ohio fireworks store that killed nine people has died at a mental health facility.

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Report: 3 sentenced to death in Ohio in 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An annual report on capital punishment in Ohio says three people were condemned to die last year, bringing the total number under Ohio's 1981 law to 323 death sentences.

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Ohio's top utility regulator says he's resigning as chairman

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top utility regulator says he is resigning as chairman of the Public Utilities Commission but will continue to serve as a commissioner.

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Police: Ohio man threatened, dumped gas on wife, young girl

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Police in northern Ohio say a man dumped gasoline on his wife and her 8-year-old granddaughter and threatened to set them on fire before fleeing their apartment.

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Ohio court ruling may change how EPA issues pollution limits

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Supreme Court ruling could change how environmental regulators impose pollution limits on bodies of water around the state.

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Ohio getting over $4M to fight toxic algae in Lake Erie

 

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is getting another $4 million to battle the toxic algae in Lake Erie.

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