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Juvenile offender status can be set before release

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court says judges can hold hearings to determine the offender status of juveniles convicted of sex crimes at the time they are found guilty or when they're released from detention.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Ohio AG rival wants probe of DeWine bid process

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — His Democratic rival wants federal authorities to investigate Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's handling of lucrative collections contracts in the wake of a newspaper investigation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Group says Ohio casinos, racinos employ over 7,000

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American Gaming Association says Ohio's commercial casinos and racinos employed more than 7,000 workers who received a total of $225 million in wages benefits and tips last year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Ohio fair's butter cows named Scarlet and Grayce

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Scarlet and Grayce. Those are the names of the traditional butter sculptures of a cow and calf at this year's Ohio State Fair.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Prosecutor has case in child rape suspect's death

URBANA, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says he has received the results of a sheriff's office investigation into the death of a central Ohio child rape suspect who died several days after being hospitalized following a jail assault.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — For the first time, working-class whites make up less than half of Ohio's eligible voters, part of a demographic shift in a key Midwestern swing state that is pushing political parties to widen their appeal beyond the once-dominant bloc.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Wright brothers' mechanic honored at Ohio museum

 

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) –€” The man who built the engine for Orville and Wilbur Wright's first powered aircraft has finally gotten his due.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Wright-Patt workers offered buyouts ahead of layoffs

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Civilian employees at Ohio's largest military base will have until Aug. 1 to notify officials if they plan to retire or leave with incentives ahead of hundreds of layoffs this fall.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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