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Cleveland man pleads guilty in fatal heroin dose

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say a Cleveland man who sold a fatal dose of heroin last year to a 19-year-old man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in his death.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Ohio county plans demolition of animal gas chamber

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio animal rights group is inviting the public to help destroy a gas chamber that was used to kill hundreds of stray cats annually before it was phased out amid public pressure.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Ohio pays $2.5M to settle lawsuit by prisoner

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state of Ohio is paying $2.5 million to help care for a severely brain-damaged child born to a state prisoner who claimed she didn't get proper medical and prenatal care.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

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Man found dead hanging by leg from bridge in St. Marys

ST. MARYS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are awaiting an autopsy to explain the death of a western Ohio man killed in an apparent freak accident.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 March 2014

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Arrest made in bar shooting that killed 3

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — An off-duty police officer celebrating his birthday and two other men were shot and killed at a northern Ohio nightclub over the weekend after an argument erupted when the shooter punched the officer's wife, relatives said.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 March 2014

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Hearing begins for Ohio teacher over Obama comment

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A hearing has begun for a southwest Ohio teacher who was suspended after allegedly telling a black student that the nation doesn't need another black president.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 March 2014

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Students, teacher charged in bullying case

PARMA, Ohio (AP) — A substitute teacher and five students at a suburban Cleveland high school face charges after police say a 14-year-old developmentally disabled boy was bullied in gym class.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 March 2014

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Study: Grass carp pose dangers for Great Lakes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A newly released scientific paper raises fresh concerns about the potential for grass carp to invade the Great Lakes and do significant damage.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 March 2014

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