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117 jobs to be cut as Toledo eliminates local mail sorting

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Nearly half of the jobs at a sorting center in northwest Ohio will be eliminated as the Postal Service moves its local mail-sorting operation to Michigan.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 February 2015

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Ohio officials search for source of online school threat

NORTH CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Law enforcement officials in northeast Ohio are investigating the source of a middle school shooting threat made online.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 February 2015

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New search, but no new clues for Ohio man missing 4 years

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio mother says she knows chances of seeing her son alive again are fading after four years, but she still wants to know what happened.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 February 2015

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Judge: Men exonerated in '75 Ohio case wrongfully imprisoned

CLEVELAND (AP) — Three exonerated men once convicted and sentenced to death in a 1975 slaying were wrongfully imprisoned, an Ohio judge declared, opening the door for them to receive millions of dollars in compensation.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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Ohio investigates internal matters involving township police

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Attorney General's Office is investigating internal matters at a small police department where a popular police chief resigned while facing accusations of gender discrimination and bullying.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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4 workers disciplined after school shooter's prison escape

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Four prison workers have been disciplined over the escape last year of a convicted school shooter and two other inmates, the state announced Wednesday, citing the failure to fix a broken security camera and the wrong kind of lock put on a maintenance area door, among other lapses.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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Columbus loses bid to host 2016 Democratic convention

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus lost its bid to host the Democratic Party's presidential nominating convention in 2016, but Ohio will still play a key political role that summer as Republicans make their selection in Cleveland.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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Ohio governor moves to end sediment dumping in Lake Erie

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's governor is taking a step toward stopping the dumping of some sediment dredged from harbors and rivers into Lake Erie.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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