Man charged in slaying of woman whose body found in bin

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of killing a woman whose body was found in a recycling bin partially submerged in a creek has been indicted on charges including aggravated murder.

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Cleveland dispatcher's response to balcony fall under review

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police are reviewing whether a dispatcher properly handled communications to send an ambulance after a woman fell headfirst from a bar's second-story balcony on St. Patrick's Day and was critically hurt.

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Ohio House preparing to make changes to Kasich's $67B budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State representatives are beginning the process of making adjustments to Ohio Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-sik's) proposed budget bill, which cuts income taxes and freezes college tuitions with the help of tax hikes on alcohol, tobacco and gas drilling.

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New Ohio lethal injection process rejected by appeals court

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Ohio's new three-drug lethal injection process, jeopardizing the upcoming executions of several condemned killers.

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