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Vehicle hits, kills 6-year-old checking mailbox

 

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — Ohio state troopers say a 6-year-old boy was fatally struck by a vehicle after crossing a road to check his grandparents' mailbox.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 November 2014

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Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A lawmaker in Ohio wants stores in the state to pay triple wages for employees who work on Thanksgiving — an effort that comes as Macy's, the holiday's quintessential retailer, is allowing its workers to choose whether to work that day.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 November 2014

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'Friendsgiving' offers holiday minus family drama

COLUMBUS (AP) — What if you could have a heaping helping of Thanksgiving dinner without a side of family drama?

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 November 2014

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Man dead, 7-year-old girl hurt in SE Ohio shooting

GRAYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff says a 7-year-old girl suffered a gunshot wound to the head and a 66-year-old man died after a shooting at a southeast Ohio property.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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Vigil planned for 5 killed in Cleveland home

CLEVELAND (AP) — A prayer vigil has been planned to honor five people slain in a Cleveland home over the weekend.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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Bills set to host Browns despite stadium damage

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills president Russ Brandon expects Ralph Wilson Stadium to be "100 percent operational" in time to host the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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Teens punished for prank on autistic classmate

CLEVELAND (AP) — Three teens who admitted to dumping urine, tobacco and spit on a 15-year-old autistic classmate during an ice bucket prank were ordered Monday to do community service and write apology letters to the victim and his family.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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Ohio students react to Ferguson with peace, prayer

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — College students in Ohio held a peaceful protest and a prayer vigil following the announcement that a grand jury had decided not to indict a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014

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