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Montgomery County settling suit over morgue body mix-up for $165K

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio county will pay $165,000 to settle a lawsuit over a body mix-up at a morgue that led to one man being incorrectly cremated and another entombed in his place.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 October 2015

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Less firewood in northwest Ohio means prices will be higher

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — As winter approaches, firewood suppliers in northwest Ohio say prices are up and inventory is tighter.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2015

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About $23M in marijuana plants seized around Ohio this year

CLEVELAND (AP) — Records show police around Ohio cut down nearly $23 million in marijuana plants this summer, the lowest amount in six years.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2015

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Judge tells man he will die in prison for killing Ohio cop

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has told a man that he will die in prison for killing an off-duty Ohio police officer after being asked to leave a bar.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2015

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53 years after his firing, college professor gets apology

WILMINGTON, Ohio (AP) — In the thick of the Cold War, the small Pennsylvania college where Larry Gara was an outspoken history professor called him a bad teacher, labeled him a Communist and unceremoniously showed him the door.

Now, 53 years later, the school says it's sorry.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2015

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Ohio's Kasich: GOP presidential rivals need 'reality check'

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A day before the next 2016 presidential debate, Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Tuesday he's fed up and ready to provide a "reality check" to some of the wild rhetoric and unworkable ideas of his Republican presidential rivals.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2015

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Roughly 149,000 ballots cast so far in Ohio's election

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state's elections chief says roughly 149,000 Ohioans have cast their ballots ahead of Tuesday's election and more than 328,000 absentee ballots have been requested.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2015

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Ohio bill to fix small business tax heads to governor's desk

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill that seeks to avert an unintended tax increase on some small businesses cleared the Ohio Legislature on Tuesday and headed to the governor for his expected signature.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2015

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