Cleveland asks to close some backlogged lead poisoning cases

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials reviewing Cleveland's backlog of unresolved lead poisoning cases have asked the Ohio Department of Health to close more than 1,100 of them, a move the city says shows progress in its effort to fix its troubled lead poisoning program.

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Brock Turner returns to Ohio, registers as sex offender

XENIA, Ohio (AP) — A former Stanford University swimmer whose six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman sparked a national outcry has registered as a sex offender in Ohio, where he's living with his parents.

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3-year-old boy found in Ohio swimming pool dies

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy who disappeared from a family gathering and was found in a swimming pool at a nearby home has died.

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