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Business leaders seek second opinion on failing Ohio dam

 

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio (AP) — The regional chamber of commerce at central Ohio's Buckeye Lake is seeking a second expert opinion following a federal report warning of a catastrophic dam failure that could put 3,000 lives at risk.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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Judge agrees to delay in Ohio terrorism suspect's case

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge has pushed back the timetable for the case of an Ohio man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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New leader: Ohio State commits $400M to affordability effort

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State is committing $400 million over five years to lower students' costs and improve the value of their education, the university's new president announced Tuesday.

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Lawsuit aims to stop Ohio from dropping people from Medicaid

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio group wants a federal judge to block state officials from ending the Medicaid health coverage of tens of thousands of low-income residents.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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Will Kasich leave voter item in Ohio transportation budget?

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The governor is set to decide the fate of a proposal that Democrats say could discourage out-of-state college students from voting in swing state Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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Judge won't dismiss Ohio suit over banned prison interviews

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Inmates and reporters challenging a ban on face-to-face media interviews with prisoners convicted for their roles in Ohio's deadly 1993 prison riot can proceed with their lawsuit, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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Dayton aims to capitalize on backlash against Indiana law

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Officials in Ohio are aiming to capitalize on backlash against a religious-objections law in neighboring Indiana that critics say could permit discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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Father charged with assaulting adult son after argument

GAHANNA, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man has been charged with felonious assault after authorities say he struck his 25-year-old son in the head after the two got into an argument.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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