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Ohio woman accused of trying to smuggle baby to Nebraska

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — An Ohio teenager in a taxi has been accused of trying to smuggle a baby from Mexico through Texas and to Nebraska.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Retired Ohio police officer charged with stealing evidence

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors say a retired police officer from a Cleveland suburb has been charged with stealing drugs and money from the department after he began working there as an evidence technician.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Cleveland airport fined $735,000 for creating unsafe runways

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration has fined Cleveland Hopkins International Airport $735,000 for creating unsafe conditions on runways during snowstorms.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Charter schools must buy back taxpayer-purchased equipment

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A specific group of charter schools must buy back equipment like textbooks and computers from their management company, even though the company used taxpayer dollars to purchase the items originally, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 September 2015

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School board members to seek vote on Education Dept. probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Several state school board members are preparing to offer a resolution requesting an independent investigation of the Ohio Department of Education's charter oversight office in the wake of its director's resignation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 September 2015

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Air Force lab in Ohio IDs technologies for commercial use

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A research laboratory at Ohio's largest military base will spend up to $4.1 million to expand its efforts to identify promising technologies that could be turned into commercial products.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 September 2015

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Central Ohio cargo airport ready to start $500K upgrade

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A pavement renovation project is set to start this fall at a central Ohio airport and cargo freight facility.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 September 2015

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Ohio man sentenced for possession of counterfeit money, 9mm

CLEVELAND (AP) — A northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison after telling a law-enforcement informant he was interested in selling fake heroin, counterfeit money and other illegal items.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 September 2015

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