Ohio House to keep office for families of special needs kids

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio House Republicans reject Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-siks) proposal to close a state office that helps parents of children with medical challenges pay certain bills not covered by their insurance.

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Watchdog: Inmates hid computers, tapped into prison network

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio prisoners took discarded computers and used them to access the prison's network, create inmate passes for restricted areas and apply for credit cards under another inmate's name for a planned tax fraud scheme, the state's government watchdog said.

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