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Ohio State marching band director fired

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about and ignored "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

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How Arizona, Ohio, Oklahoma, executions went awry

Since the start of the year, executions in Ohio, Oklahoma and Arizona have gone awry, with inmates gasping for breath as lethal drugs coursed through their bodies. The Associated Press had witnesses at the executions of the three inmates. A look at how each unfolded:

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

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Lab finds no risk from bacteria at Youngstown bakery

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An independent lab has found that bacteria discovered at a commercial bakery in northeast Ohio poses no risk to public health.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

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Lab finds no risk from bacteria at Youngstown bakery

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An independent lab has found that bacteria discovered at a commercial bakery in northeast Ohio poses no risk to public health.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

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Ohio woman to be sentenced in slave labor case

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman convicted along with her boyfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in their home for nearly two years faces 30 years to life in federal prison when she is sentenced Thursday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

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Meeting set about layoffs in uranium plant cleanup

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Local officials are hosting a public meeting to discuss warnings about 675 potential layoffs for workers decontaminating and decommissioning a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

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Settlement ends Ohio workers comp case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A settlement has been reached in a class-action lawsuit charging that Ohio's state insurance fund for injured workers overcharged employers hundreds of millions of dollars over several years.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

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Supreme Court won't hear appeal of ex-Ohio officer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court declined Wednesday to take the appeal of a former Akron police captain fighting a lower-court ruling that reinstated his conviction for killing his ex-wife.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 July 2014

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