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Ohio Libertarians tossed from ballot eye GOP ties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Libertarians in Ohio cried foul Tuesday after learning a Republican consultant and appointee of Gov. John Kasich was responsible for hiring the law firm whose challenge pushed two of their candidates off the statewide ballot.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Guardsman accused of child sex abuse due in court

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio National Guardsman suspected of sexually abusing three adopted daughters and his stepdaughter also is accused of abruptly sending a fourth adopted daughter out of state and threatening the children in the family with a similar fate to keep them from talking about what they knew, according to court documents.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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W.Va. teen's body found in Ohio, man arrested

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — An Ohio man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of a West Virginia teenager.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Convictions upheld in Ohio death penalty case

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the convictions of a man found guilty of killing four members of his girlfriend's family and sentenced to death in three of the southwestern Ohio slayings.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Ohio lawmaker seeks video in Wal-Mart shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — The president of Ohio's legislative black caucus wants the state attorney general to release surveillance video of the fatal police shooting of a young black man in a suburban Dayton Wal-Mart store.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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WWII vet, 86, beaten outside Ohio hospital

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities say an 86-year-old World War II veteran is recovering after being beaten outside a southwest Ohio hospital where he was visiting his ailing wife.

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Funeral set for Ohio guardsman killed on highway

GRANVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Funeral services are scheduled for a 29-year-old Ohio National Guardsman who was hit and killed while changing a flat tire on the side of an interstate highway.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Ohio gas prices higher to start work week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio motorists are paying more for gasoline coming out of the long holiday weekend.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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