Ohio cities remove Confederate markers in wake of protests

FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — Ohio cities have removed Confederate markers in the wake of last week's violent protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the planned removal of a statute of Gen. Robert E. Lee.

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Judge in case of buried newborn upholds gag order

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — The judge in the case of an 18-year-old charged in the death of her newborn buried at her home is continuing to bar attorneys and others in the case from commenting publicly outside court.

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Police: Intoxicated Ohio man impersonating officer had guns

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Police say an intoxicated 21-year-old Ohio man impersonated an officer and approached a driver about alleged traffic violations, then was later found to have three handguns and a bulletproof vest in his vehicle.

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