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Ohio veterans running out of time for bonuses

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Eligible military veterans who served during the Persian Gulf War era only have a few more weeks to claim Ohio bonuses of up to $1,500.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 November 2013

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Critics of Ohio Medicaid expansion: Void funds

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio legislative panel exceeded its authority when it cleared the way for federal funds to be spent on an expansion of Medicaid, two anti-abortion groups and six Republican lawmakers claimed in a filing with the state's high court Friday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 November 2013

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Ohio reports 82,200 new concealed weapons licenses

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The number of newly issued concealed-weapons licenses in Ohio is climbing at a record-breaking pace.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 November 2013

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13 Ohio students to perform in Macy's parade band

HILLIARD, Ohio (AP) — Macy's says 13 performers from five Ohio high schools have been chosen this year to march in a student band for its annual Thanksgiving Day parade.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 November 2013

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Ohio county judge apologizes for blackface costume

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio county judge has apologized for donning blackface for a Halloween costume and has met with a local NAACP leader about the issue.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 November 2013

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Judge blocks Ohio law limiting signature gatherers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of an Ohio law barring out-of-state residents from circulating petitions needed to place an issue or candidate on the ballot.

Last Updated on Friday, 15 November 2013

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Ohio doesn't pay for prisoner organ donations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the biggest obstacles for an Ohio death row inmate who wants to donate organs to ailing family members is paying for a procedure not covered by prison policies.

Last Updated on Friday, 15 November 2013

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Ohio prosecutor: I'll file more abandonment cases

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio prosecutor says he will pursue criminal abandonment charges in cases similar to the one in which authorities say a couple gave their 9-year-old adopted son to child welfare officials after raising him from infancy.

Last Updated on Friday, 15 November 2013

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