GOP Ohio Sen. Rob Portman, pummeled, says no on health bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rob Portman announced his opposition to the current Senate health care bill on Tuesday, after days of political pummeling that ended with the vote delayed.

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Ohio woman set on fire by ex-boyfriend in 2015 dies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman set on fire by her ex-boyfriend and whose injuries prompted legislation that would allow longer sentences for crimes that permanently maim or disfigure victims has died.

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Chemical spill from Ohio Ford plant gets into Lake Erie

 

AVON LAKE, Ohio (AP) — Officials say some of a chemical spilled at a Ford Motor Company plant in northern Ohio entered Lake Erie but isn't considered a serious health hazard for humans.

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Attorney: Family investigated in 8 killings has cooperated

WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for a family that is now the focus of the investigation into the slayings of eight members of a different family in Ohio says his clients are being harassed by the attorney general's office despite their cooperation.

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Immigration lawyer: Supreme Court decision still a win

CLEVELAND (AP) — An immigration attorney who helped a Cleveland Clinic medical resident refused entry to the U.S. under a Trump administration order in January says the limited ban allowed by the Supreme Court is still a "win" for those opposed to the ban.

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