Legislator missing Ohio House business after arrest

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A state lawmaker accused of impaired driving and mishandling a gun in southwestern Ohio says he will miss legislative business in Columbus this week.

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University increases police presence for Green Beer Day

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A university in Ohio is offering alternative activities and increasing police patrols in preparation for a decades-old tradition of celebrating with green-dyed beer on the Thursday before spring break.

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911 dispatcher in Tamir Rice case suspended for 8 days

CLEVELAND (AP) — A 911 dispatcher who took a call that led to a white police officer's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old black boy outside a recreation center has been suspended for eight days.

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