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Ohio man sues over 2007 rape in youth prison

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man who was 12 when he says he was raped repeatedly by an older inmate in 2007 at a now-shuttered juvenile prison is suing seven corrections workers, alleging they failed to protect him and ignored his reports of abuse.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 June 2014

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Hillary Clinton to sign books in Beavercreek

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Possible 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is set to sign her new book in southwestern Ohio.

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Jury deliberating in Ohio trial over donations

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jurors have begun deliberating in the federal court case of a northeast Ohio businessman charged with making illegal campaign contributions to two prominent Republican politicians.

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Bus driver who said book blocked bullet fired

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A white bus driver who told authorities that a religious book in his shirt pocket blocked bullets as he was attacked by three black men has been fired from his job in southwestern Ohio.

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Bear sighted in southwest Ohio neighborhood

MONTGOMERY, Ohio (AP) — Ohio wildlife officials are warning people to stay away from a wild bear that has been spotted this week in a suburban area of southwest Ohio.

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Man sentenced in saw attack on Ohio officer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who attacked a central Ohio police officer with a saw and also admitted to raping a child years ago has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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Court rules school district chief can't be sued

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state appeals court says the former Columbus city schools superintendent can't be sued in the recent attendance data-scrubbing scandal.

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Ohio father-son duo hope to hitchhike East Coast

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man and his 19-year-old son are embarking on a hitchhiking trip to Florida and up the East Coast after completing a similar journey to California and back last year.

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