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Kings Island opens 44th season with new family rides

 

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Kings Island amusement park in southwest Ohio is debuting two new family rides as its starts its 44th season.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Couple charged with luring 3 victims into servitude

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says an Ohio couple created a false identity online and began romantic relationships with three women to lure them into servitude after which the women were sexually assaulted.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Student aircraft designs put to test at The University of Dayton

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Wright Brothers had to go from Dayton to North Carolina to see if their airplane design worked more than a century ago. Students developing their own designs now can find out through the flight simulation lab on a southwest Ohio college campus.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Worker burns face, neck in explosion at Ohio chemical plant

 

MONROE, Ohio (AP) — A chemical explosion at a manufacturing plant in southwest Ohio has injured a worker.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Ohio settles civil rights groups' lawsuit over early voting

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Civil-rights groups settled their legal dispute with Ohio's elections chief on Friday over actions that trimmed early voting opportunities in the political battleground state.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Ohio court denies judge's request for new judge in her trial

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — A convicted juvenile court judge's request to remove the judge hearing the latest case against her was denied Friday by the Ohio Supreme Court.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Committee recommends coroners track drugs involved in deaths

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A panel tracking accurate numbers of heroin-related overdose deaths in Ohio has recommended all coroners track each drug involved in an overdose death.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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Unarmed suspects shot by Cleveland officers 47 times

CLEVELAND (AP) — A forensic pathologist says two unarmed suspects were hit by a total of 47 shots fired by Cleveland police officers following a high-speed chase in November 2012.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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