Ohio legislature OKs state budget with Medicaid limits

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Republican-controlled legislature approved a new two-year state budget Wednesday that includes a freeze on Medicaid expansion enrollment next year, setting up a potential showdown with the governor.

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Appeals court ruling opens door to Ohio resuming executions

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio moved a step closer to resuming executions as a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday in the state's favor in a case over its lethal injection process.

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Dozens of protesters demand 3rd trial in police shooting

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Dozens of protesters demanding that a white former police officer be tried a third time in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black motorist have gathered at the University of Cincinnati.

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Pence: Trump will repeal Obama's health law by summer's end

CLEVELAND (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday reiterated a promise to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care reforms by the end of the summer despite uncertainty over whether a Republican bill has enough votes to pass the Senate.

  • Written by By DAKE KANG , Associated Press

Ohio politicians call for release of Asian carp study

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Republicans and Democrats in Ohio's congressional delegation are calling on the Trump administration to release a report on ways to stop Asian carp from entering the Great Lakes.

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