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Court allows challenge of breath-alcohol results

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Defendants in drunken driving cases can challenge the accuracy of specific breath-alcohol results and question whether specific machines operated properly at the time of the test, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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East Cleveland defaults on traffic camera bill

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge in Rhode Island has ruled that a cash-strapped Cleveland suburb must pay at least $638,000 after defaulting on a years-old bill owed to an insolvent traffic camera company that was based in Providence, Rhode Island.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Ohio St. student who ran on turf loses scholarship

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach is losing his scholarship amid his court case.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Prosecutor wants help to clear rape cases

CLEVELAND (AP) — The prosecutor in Ohio's largest county says he needs extra personnel to more quickly clear a backlog of rape cases awaiting DNA testing at the state lab.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Police take cap guns from first-grader

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police boarded a school bus in northeast Ohio and seized two toy cap guns from a 6-year-old boy who was pointing them at other children.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Ohio jobs agency has cash reserves

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's private economic development agency is in good financial shape.

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Ohio following up on tax incentive contracts

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say they're cracking down on companies that received tax incentives but have failed to create promised jobs.

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Bloody day in Cincinnati leaves 1 dead, 5 wounded

CINCINNATI (AP) — No arrests have been reported yet in a rash of six separate shootings in Cincinnati that left one person dead and five others — including a 14-year-old boy — injured.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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