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UPDATE: Ohio House closer to deal on map-making process

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The sponsor of a plan to overhaul the way Ohio draws its state legislative districts said Wednesday that negotiators are moving closer to a deal.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 December 2014

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Committee vote scheduled on hunting gun silencers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Senate committee is ready to approve a plan to let hunters use silencers on their guns under some conditions.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 December 2014

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Memorial service set for boy, 12, shot by officer

CLEVELAND (AP) — A church official says a large crowd is expected at the memorial service for a 12-year-old boy who had a pellet gun when he was shot by a Cleveland police officer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 December 2014

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No Ohio hospitals designated for Ebola treatment

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has no facilities on the list of 35 U.S. hospitals that the federal government says have been designated as Ebola treatment centers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 December 2014

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Ohio man charged in extensive fraud scheme

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland man has been indicted on nearly two dozen federal charges for what authorities say was an identity theft and credit card fraud scheme that bilked banks and a company out of nearly $270,000.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 December 2014

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Toledo mayor to discuss water at Senate hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Toledo Mayor Michael Collins is appearing before a Senate committee to discuss ways farmers and government can help improve water quality, coming after toxins produced by algae blooms tainted the city's water supply.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 December 2014

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Mindfulness helps teens cope with stress, anxiety

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As the morning school bell rings and students rush through crowded corridors, teenagers in one Portland classroom settle onto mats and meditation pillows. They fall silent after the teacher taps a Tibetan "singing bowl."

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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Ohio treasurer takes state's checkbook online

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's treasurer launched the state's first ever online checkbook on Tuesday, a searchable website of individual state expenses going back to 2008.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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