Survey: Problem gamblers in Ohio doubled after casinos

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The percentage of Ohioans deemed problem gamblers has doubled since the implementation of racinos and casinos five years ago, according to a survey released Wednesday whose results state leaders say they expected.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Missing man found dead

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man reported missing in Ohio has been found dead.

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Police union to represent officer seen punching man on video

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Ohio police union's labor council will represent a white police officer fired after punching an unarmed black man more than a dozen times in a traffic stop outside Cleveland.

  • Written by By DAKE KANG , Associated Press

Man vows he's penniless in court; deputies find $4K on him

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio defendant who vowed he was penniless and couldn't pay a fine now faces a big one after deputies escorting him from court found he had over $4,000 in his clothes.

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