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Judges orders temporary halt to Ohio executions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio executions have been put on hold for 2 1/2 months after a federal judge said he wanted to hear arguments over the state's new lethal injection procedures.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

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Ohio bill would block parental rights of rapists

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio bill would let rape victims request that a court terminate or deny offenders' parental rights over a child conceived as a result of an attack.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

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Appeals court rejects lawsuit in Ohio drug sting

CINCINNATI (AP) — A lawsuit against police and government bodies in a flawed northern Ohio drug sting was rejected by a federal appeals panel Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

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Vote set on bill delaying Ohio use of green energy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House is nearing a vote on a contentious bill delaying phase-in of Ohio's renewable energy targets for two years and assigning a legislative panel to study the issue.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

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Ohio man's sentencing delayed in wastewater case

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sentencing has been delayed for a former owner of a Youngstown-based wastewater company who's pleaded guilty to federal Clean Water Act violations.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

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Wright Patterson Air Force Base gets new leader

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A new commander is taking over a national military intelligence agency headquartered at an Air Force base in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

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Dublin youth coach pleads guilty to sex charge

 

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — A former central Ohio youth coach could be sentenced to eight years in prison after getting caught in an Internet sting that accused him of trying to arrange sex with a 12-year-old boy.

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Cleveland chief asks for help to solve shootings

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland's police chief called on witnesses to come forward to help make arrests in four separate fatal shootings over the holiday weekend.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

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