New judge sets Dec. 12 hearing on Ohio cop shooting retrial

CINCINNATI (AP) — The new judge in the case has scheduled a Dec. 12 hearing to discuss plans for the retrial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer charged with killing a black motorist during a traffic stop.

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3 Marysville teens charged with raping 13-year-old

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Three central Ohio teenagers have been charged with raping a 13-year-old girl following a high school football game in September.

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Feds find no major environmental issues with NEXUS pipeline

GREEN, Ohio (AP) — The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has found no major environmental issues with the NEXUS Gas Transmission pipeline project, paving the way for construction to begin in early 2017.

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