Trial of Ohioan accused of fatally beating toddler delayed

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — The trial of a man accused of fatally beating his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter is postponed while a visiting judge hears a defense motion to dismiss charges against the man.

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Ohio Supreme Court approves AEP's 2012 fee pricing structure

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a pricing structure for fees that competitors must pay to American Electric Power as the utility transitions to a competitive market.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, AP Legal Affairs Writer

Blood testing offered after high lead found at Ohio schools

GRANVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Students and staff in a central Ohio school district are being offered free blood testing after high lead levels were discovered in water from some of the district's drinking fountains.

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State faces questions after Ohio gets $94M to fight blight

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is receiving an additional $94 million to help demolish blighted homes and prevent foreclosures, but some say the state missed out on even more funding due to an issue with the state's application.

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