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Billboards aimed at reducing gun violence on display in Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Billboards aimed at reducing gun violence will be displayed the next few weeks in the Dayton area.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 April 2015

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Ohio child welfare agencies promote abuse prevention

CINCINNATI (AP) — Child-welfare workers across Ohio are planning to wear blue and invite others to join them in promoting awareness and prevention of child abuse.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 April 2015

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Fugitive treasure hunter expected to change plea

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A deep-sea treasure hunter charged with contempt of court after refusing to testify about gold he discovered from a historic shipwreck is expected to change his plea.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 April 2015

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2 people killed in one-car crash in Springfield, 2 injured

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A teenage girl and a 21-year-old man have died in a one-car crash in western Ohio that left two other passengers injured and authorities searching for the driver who they say fled.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

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Ohio treasurer asks local officials to post spending online

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's treasurer is calling on thousands of local governments to follow the state's lead and post spending information online.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

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Man, woman charged with leaving infant at Ohio McDonald's

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — An infant's parents have been charged with child endangering after police say they couldn't agree which one would take care of their 3-month-old over the weekend and the father left her at a McDonald's outside Cleveland.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

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Kasich names Porter as Ohio's top utility regulator

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich has picked a familiar face to lead the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

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Portman pollution amendment criticized in $500K Ohio ad buy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A national environmental group has launched a $500,000 ad campaign against U.S. Sen. Rob Portman in Ohio claiming a federal budget amendment he introduced could undercut the enforceability of the federal Clean Air Act.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

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