Proposed fine on pipeline builder increased in wetland spill

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's environmental watchdog agency has raised the proposed penalty against a company building a high-pressure natural gas pipeline across the state after tests found diesel fuel in samples taken from the 2 million gallons of drilling mud that spilled into a wetland in April.

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Estate of Ohio man fatally shot by police sues city, police

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The estate of an Ohio man fatally shot by two police officers who said he opened fire on them has sued the city and the officers, alleging wrongful death and civil rights violations.

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Jury selection to resume in Ohio police shooting retrial

CINCINNATI (AP) — Efforts to seat a jury for an Ohio police shooting retrial are set to resume after the judge said many potential jurors are "seriously concerned" about their safety if their names become known.

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