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Cleveland police officer shoots man who fled, showed handgun

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police say a Cleveland officer shot and wounded a man who brandished a handgun while being chased on foot after a traffic stop on the city's west side.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 August 2015

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Springboro student accused of passing out hash-laced brownies

SPRINGBORO, Ohio (AP) — A student accused of passing out brownies laced with hashish to students and a teacher at his southwest Ohio high school has been indicted on felony drug charges.

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Alan Miller named Columbus Dispatch editor after interim gig

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A veteran editor at The Columbus Dispatch has been appointed to lead the newspaper.

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Teen convicted in Dayton mall shooting gets 2 years in prison

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A teenager accused of trying to steal Nike sneakers from a mall shopper who fatally shot another teen with him has been sentenced to two years in prison on reckless homicide and grand theft convictions.

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Parents of boy with cockroach in breathing tube get prison

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman and her husband were sentenced to prison for endangering and neglecting five of her children, including a 4-year-old with cystic fibrosis who had a dead cockroach in his breathing tube.

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Man who claims boy choked on Pop Tart charged with murder

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who spent time in prison for child endangering has been charged with murder in the death of a 2-year-old boy less than a year after his release, a prosecutor's spokesman said Tuesday.

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Ohio House Democrat resigns seat amid campaign finance probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The longest-serving Democrat in the Ohio House is resigning his legislative seat as he faces allegations of violating state campaign finance law.

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Michigan lawmakers seek study on Canadian nuclear waste plan

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Members of Congress from Michigan announced a new effort Monday to prevent the burial of Canadian nuclear waste near the Lake Huron shore, calling for a study by an agency that represents both nations in boundary waters disputes.

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