Ohio authorities moving mobile homes where 8 were found shot

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — Several mobile homes where eight relatives were found shot to death in southern Ohio are being moved to a secure location as the investigation into who targeted the family and why enters its fourth week, authorities said Thursday.

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Ohio mom pleads guilty in toddler's heroin death

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says an Ohio mother faces up to 11 years in prison after she pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the heroin-related death of her 14-month-old daughter.

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Defense: Abusive upbringing led Ohio man to kill 3 women

CLEVELAND (AP) — Defense attorneys for an Ohio man convicted of killing three women whose bodies were found wrapped in garbage bags say an upbringing that included "generations" of abuse left their client without a moral compass.

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