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Man dies minutes after being sentenced to jail

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities in Cleveland say a man collapsed and died outside a courtroom minutes after a judge sentenced him to 60 days in jail for trying to restrain and kiss a 14-year-old girl.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Ohio families chased from home by second sinkhole

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — More families are being forced from their homes after another sinkhole opened atop an abandoned Ohio mine.

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014

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Health concerns linger after Ohio landfill fire

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Residents in neighborhoods that were enveloped by smoke while a landfill burned for days this past spring say they're now suffering from headaches and breathing problems.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014

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Ohio delays new requirements for jobless benefits

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is temporarily delaying the enforcement of new regulations that require Ohioans to do more to get unemployment benefits, a spokeswoman for the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services said Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014

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Court considers dismissal of Ohio judge's charges

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — A judge plans to rule next month on whether to dismiss criminal charges against an Ohio juvenile court judge accused of misusing county credit cards and backdating court documents.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014

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About 1,000 gallons spill from Ohio oil well tank

NEWTON FALLS, Ohio (AP) — Local officials say nearly 1,000 gallons of gas and oil spilled from a holding tank at an oil well in northeast Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014

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Educators in data scandal could lose licenses

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says about 60 educators in Columbus city schools could lose their licenses because of the recent attendance data-scrubbing scandal.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014

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Daughter of slaying victims imprisoned for drugs

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman whose former boyfriend is accused of killing her parents with a sledgehammer has been sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison on drug charges.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014

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