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Ohio Sen. Brown urges continuation of Medicaid expansion

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown is calling on the Ohio Legislature to support a continuation of Medicaid expansion.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

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Ohio bartender accused of threatening to kill John Boehner

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio bartender with a history of psychiatric illness was indicted on a charge of threatening to murder House Speaker John Boehner, possibly by poisoning his drink at a country club or shooting him, according to court documents.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

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Concerns voiced over police shooting at Ohio Wal-Mart

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Residents of a southwestern Ohio city have once again voiced their concerns to elected officials about the fatal police shooting of a man at a Wal-Mart last summer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

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4-year license suspension for Ohio man in traffic deaths

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A judge has suspended the driver's license of an 85-year-old Ohio man for four years for dozing off while driving and causing a crash that killed two people on a motorcycle last year.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

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Court weighs Ohio's taxation of out-of-town athletes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio law that singles out professional athletes and entertainers for taxation even when they're in the state just a few days a year is unconstitutional, say several sport leagues including the NBA, NFL and NHL who want the state Supreme Court to strike the law down.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

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Ex-Columbus schools chief pleads no contest in data scandal

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The former Columbus schools superintendent has pleaded no contest to a charge of dereliction of duty in connection with the district's attendance data-scrubbing scandal.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

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Ohio State championship means free furniture for hundreds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio State's national football championship means a big win totaling nearly $1.5 million for hundreds of furniture buyers in Ohio and Kentucky.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 January 2015

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Demolition begins ahead of Ohio veterans memorial museum

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Demolition has begun of a central Ohio veterans memorial ahead of the creation of a statewide veterans memorial on the site.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 January 2015

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