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Cleveland: Boy shot by cop died because of his own actions

CLEVELAND (AP) — The city of Cleveland says it isn't to blame for the death of a 12-year-old boy who had a pellet gun when he was shot by police near a recreation center.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Knitters offer warmth to needy with scarves in Ohio park

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A flash of color from the handmade scarf and a simple, handwritten note drew extra attention to a snowman in Goodale Park.

"If you're stuck out in the cold, take one!" the note read.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Cleveland shivers through coldest February on record

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland-area residents can say they survived the coldest February in recorded weather history and the second-coldest month ever.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Rare Native American pendant found as crew digs Ohio trench

CINCINNATI (AP) — A rare Native American pendant dating to the fifth century has been discovered by a crew doing utility work in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Amish to be resentenced for remaining charges in attacks

CLEVELAND (AP) — Sixteen members of a breakaway Amish community from eastern Ohio are scheduled to be resentenced in Cleveland after a federal appellate court overturned their hate crime convictions.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Innocence Project helps man convicted in 1987 N. Ky. slaying

NEWPORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Innocence Project is helping an Ohio man convicted in a brutal slaying nearly three decades ago ask a judge to either dismiss the case against him or hold a new trial.

Last Updated on Sunday, 01 March 2015

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Finding Ohio State band director replacement taking time

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hiring a replacement for fired Ohio State University marching band director Jonathan Waters is taking longer than the school anticipated.

Last Updated on Sunday, 01 March 2015

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Prosecutor wants death penalty in Ohio pizza slaying

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — A county prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty for a man suspected of killing a pizza delivery driver in the northeast Ohio city of Lorain last December.

Last Updated on Sunday, 01 March 2015

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