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Dayton will follow state law on camera tickets

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio city will start following the new state rules on traffic camera tickets, while continuing its court challenge.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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Ohio University transitions from coal to natural gas fuel

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio University officials say the campus nestled in the state's coal-mining country will transition from coal to natural gas fuel by the end of the year.

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Miami University faces housing shortage, rents apartments

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Miami University in southwest Ohio will welcome its largest incoming freshman class this fall, and officials are anticipating a housing shortage.

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Hip-hop concerts canceled ahead of All-Star Game after melee

CINCINNATI (AP) — Saturday night's scheduled concert by homegrown rapper Cal Scruby and the remainder of a summer series have been canceled in the aftermath of violence last weekend in downtown Cincinnati, organizers said Tuesday as city leaders readied preparations for hosting baseball's All-Star Game next week.

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Court says condemned inmate can make mental disability claim

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court says a condemned Ohio killer who beat a 65-year-old man to death almost three decades ago can continue arguing he shouldn't be executed because he is mentally disabled.

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Woman arrested after calling 911 with Chinese food complaint

ALLIANCE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman has been arrested after calling 911 to complain about an order of Chinese food.

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Group chosen to pick Cleveland community policing commission

CLEVELAND (AP) — Two pastors and directors of an LGBT center and a community development group are part of an 11-person panel that will select a commission who will be responsible for making recommendations on how Cleveland police officers can build better relationships with the communities they serve.

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Ohio effort to have old pot crimes expunged takes next step

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The group working to get a marijuana legalization issue on Ohio's fall ballot has passed the next step in a separate effort to have some related crimes expunged.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015

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