524k Ohio absentee ballots requested, 40k more than 2012

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials say more than 524,000 absentee ballots have been requested in Ohio this year — an increase of 40,000 compared to the same period during the 2012 presidential election.

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Ohio jail approves tentative deal to house Toledo inmates

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A northwest Ohio jail has approved a tentative deal to let Toledo resume sending its code violators there and it's allowing its attorney to demand a $1.1 million payment it never received for a 60-day period where the jail housed the city's inmates.

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52,000 students participate in Ohio college credit program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says more than 52,000 students participated during the first full year of a statewide program that allows Ohio middle- and high-schoolers to earn free college credit.

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