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Feds: Man coerced teens in 5 states into recording sex acts

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man lied about having cancer while coercing teen girls in five states into exposing themselves to him online, including one whom he persuaded to mutilate herself and act as his "slave," the FBI said.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 October 2015

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APNewsBreak: Judge ends oversight in Amish girl chemo fight

A judge formally ended the court-ordered guardianship of an Amish girl who resisted a hospital's attempts to force her to resume chemotherapy, bringing a close to the fight that raised questions about the rights of parents in making medical decisions for their children.

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Ohio district cancels class amid outbreak of skin infection

LONDON, Ohio (AP) — An outbreak of a highly contagious skin infection called impetigo has canceled all classes in a central Ohio school district.

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Police: Multiple shots fired into Cleveland State apartment

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police say they're looking for a suspect who fired numerous shots at an apartment building on the campus of Cleveland State University.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 October 2015

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Cleveland suburb upgrades recording system after jail death

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland suburb has upgraded its jail recording system after questions were raised about gaps in video of a woman who was found dead in a holding cell.

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Man pleads guilty to possessing military explosives

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who police say had a collection of explosives when he was arrested has pleaded guilty to a count of unlawful possession of a dangerous ordnance.

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Buckeye Lake businesses put hopes on highway signs

MILLERSPORT, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Transportation is installing highway signs advertising some of the businesses that are remaining open while a deteriorated dam and low water keeps tourists away.

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Melissa Etheridge sings for inmates at Ohio women's prison

 

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A video of female inmates singing one of her songs led to Melissa Etheridge performing with the group at an Ohio prison.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 October 2015

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