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Twitter "Town Hall" planned in Ohio on transgender violence

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Human Relations Commission wants a discussion on social media about ending violence against transgender people.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2015

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Ohio court to hear arguments over repeat execution attempt

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has set a date to hear arguments in the case of a condemned killer fighting a second attempt to put him to death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2015

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Escaped murder suspect faces new charges after capture

CINCINNATI (AP) — A teenage murder suspect who authorities say escaped from police custody at an Ohio hospital and abducted a 70-year-old woman before he was captured is now charged with kidnapping and other counts.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Ohio man says dog got the best of would-be burglar

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — A family in northern Ohio says a man trying to break into their home left behind a trail of blood after meeting their dog at the front door.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Education, health care access on House Democrats' agenda

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democrats in the Ohio House are calling for a fair tax structure, investments in education, health care access and increased support for local governments.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Coalition: Veterans groups' electronic raffles raised $12M

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Electronic raffle machines operated by fraternal and veterans organizations brought in millions of dollars for Ohio charities during the past three years, according to a coalition of groups that is fighting an effort to shut them down.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Officers shoot, kill suspected Ohio gang ringleader

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the suspected ringleader of a gang with 2-decade-old roots in Columbus was shot and killed as officers tipped to his whereabouts tried to arrest him.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Elections chief: 70 local races, issues decided by 1 vote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top election official is reminding residents that every vote matters after a review of recent election results found some nail-biting contests.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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