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Ohio Senate panel would hike rural speed limit to 75 mph

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Speed limits on the Ohio Turnpike and rural roads would increase to 75 mph under one of many transportation-bill changes moving through an Ohio Senate committee.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 March 2015

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Federal judge upholds 3rd-party ballot rules in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The political battleground state of Ohio did not violate the U.S. Constitution when it imposed new ballot access limits last year on minor political parties, a federal judge ruled Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 March 2015

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Ohio River flooding expected most of week

CINCINNATI (AP) — Forecasters expect the Ohio River to remain above flood stage for most of this week after reaching its highest level in two decades.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 March 2015

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Ohio gas prices down to start work week

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio motorists are seeing lower gas prices to start the work week.

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Ohio districts had thousands of queries on online tests

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The testing company that created new standardized tests debuting this year says it's fielded thousands of questions from Ohio school districts related to problems with the online exams.

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Ohio officials to discuss situation at faulty dam

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio emergency management officials plan to discuss the precarious situation with a faulty dam at Buckeye Lake.

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Governor's police relations panel to hold forum in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich plans to address the group he commissioned to study police and community relations in Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 March 2015

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Ohio ex-lawmaker charged with fraud to have pretrial hearing

CINCINNATI (AP) — A former southwest Ohio lawmaker accused of misleading investors about a company's financial status and using their money for personal gain is set for a court hearing prior to his trial.

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