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No felony charges in shooting by firearms teacher

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — A special prosecutor says no felony charges should be filed against a central Ohio firearms instructor who accidentally shot a student in the arm in his concealed-carry class last year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 February 2014

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Court: ex-Ohio court justice Thomas Herbert dies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Thomas Herbert, a former lawmaker and federal bankruptcy judge and one of two father-son pairings to serve on the Ohio Supreme Court, has died. He was 86.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 February 2014

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Woman dies after crashing car into creek

OREGON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 20-year-old woman who lost control of her car and plunged into the Otter Creek in northwest Ohio has died.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2014

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Poll: Ohioans split down middle on gay marriage

A new poll finds that Ohioans are closely split when it comes to gay marriage.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2014

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Hot for 'Frozen,' Ohio reporter's parody a hit

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati traffic reporter has gained national attention for his dramatic on-air parody of a Disney movie song.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2014

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Columbus woman gets 4 ½ years in hit-and-run death

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio woman has been sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison for a hit-and-run crash last year that killed a teacher who was riding a bicycle.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2014

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Universities partner with Ohio company on research

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A $70 million federal contract is at the center of a new partnership between a central Ohio company and two universities to help research and develop innovations in lightweight metals.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2014

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Ohio amusement park opens gates for charity event

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — More than 300 people braved winds and cold temperatures for a children's charity event at the Cedar Point amusement park in northern Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2014

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