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Ohio police training hours to touch on human trafficking

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top law enforcer says newly required training hours for Ohio police officers will include the basics of how to recognize and handle human trafficking cases.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 July 2015

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Number of school librarians dropping fast across Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The number of school librarians in Ohio has dropped by nearly half in the past 10 years despite studies showing students do better when those jobs are filled.

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Transit officials: Officer uses pepper spray on Ohio crowd

CLEVELAND (AP) — Transit Authority police say an officer used pepper spray on a crowd trying to prevent them from taking an intoxicated teenager to police headquarters.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 July 2015

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Toledo better prepared to keep toxins out of tap water

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Bright yellow buoys equipped with sensors and scattered across western Lake Erie are more than beacons bobbing in the water.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 July 2015

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Toledo data show higher traffic arrest rate for black men

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo police data show black men were arrested during traffic stops in the city last year at higher rates than other groups.

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Family of motorist fatally shot by officer seek video

CINCINNATI (AP) — Family members of a man fatally shot by a University of Cincinnati police officer who stopped him because of a missing license plate are pressing for release of video from the traffic stop.

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Ohio gas prices continue to fall with possible further drop

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Falling gas prices are greeting motorists in Ohio as the work week gets under way.

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Southwest Ohio gets rowing specific Paralympic Sport Club

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwestern Ohio rowing center is now one of only 28 venues in the country that has a rowing-specific Paralympic Sport Club.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 July 2015

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