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Ohio report examines reducing reliance on public assistance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Substance abuse issues, available jobs and a lack of transportation are among the top barriers that people on welfare face in moving out of poverty, according to a recent survey of Ohio's county job and family services directors.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 April 2015

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Ohio House expected to revise Kasich tax, school proposals

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House plans to unveil major changes Tuesday to Gov. John Kasich's proposed budget, including overhauls to his tax and education plans.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 April 2015

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Board votes to remove mandate on art, gym teachers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's state education board approved a policy change Monday that opponents argued could gut elementary school music, art, nursing and counseling offerings statewide.

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Kettering Health Network plans $49M cancer center

 

KETTERING, Ohio (AP) — A $49 million center for cancer patients is planned for southwest Ohio.

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Police say 3 killed in central Ohio car crash

PATASKALA, Ohio (AP) — Police say three people have died after a head-on collision in central Ohio.

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Rock hall opening doors to Ringo Starr

 

NEW YORK (AP) — The first few years after the Beatles split, Ringo Starr had bragging rights on his mates.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 April 2015

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Mom charged after boy, 2, falls into cheetah pit at Ohio zoo

CLEVELAND (AP) — A woman accused of holding her 2-year-old son over a railing at a Cleveland zoo when he fell into a cheetah exhibit has been charged with child endangering.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 April 2015

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ACLU seeks probe amid hunger strike at Ohio supermax prison

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union is calling for an independent investigation into conditions at Ohio's super-maximum security prison amid a long-running hunger strike.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 April 2015

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