Edison statue displayed in Ohio birthplace before trip to DC

MILAN, Ohio (AP) — A 900-pound bronze statue of prolific inventor Thomas Edison has arrived in his Ohio birthplace, where it will be displayed this summer before going to its permanent home at the U.S. Capitol.

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Judge blocks Ohio's rules for absentee, provisional ballots

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge blocked certain requirements for how thousands of ballots are counted in the swing state, saying in a Tuesday decision the policies are unconstitutional and violate the Voting Rights Act.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

Ballot access changes for 3rd parties in Ohio upheld

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state court has declared as constitutional a 2013 Ohio law that imposed stiffer criteria for minor political parties to reach and maintain ballot status.

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