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Man shot by Ohio airport police had knives taped to his legs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Court records show a man fatally shot by police outside a central Ohio airport had two knives taped to his legs, behavior an officer described as "consistent with someone who intended to hijack an aircraft."

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015

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FBI: Ohio man planned to bomb US Capitol, kill officials

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 20-year-old Ohio man's Twitter posts sympathizing with Islamic terrorists led to an undercover FBI operation and the man's arrest on charges that he plotted to blow up the U.S. Capitol and kill government officials.

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015

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Ohio taxpayers could see later refunds because of security

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans could get their state income-tax refunds later this year because of new security measures aimed at preventing fraud.

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015

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Club members saw change in man accused of Boehner threat

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — Members of an Ohio country club say they noticed changes two years ago in a former bartender there who is accused of threatening to kill House Speaker John Boehner.

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015

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Ohio event aims to bring awareness to human trafficking

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Advocates, state lawmakers and others plan to attend an Ohio Statehouse event aimed at building awareness about human trafficking.

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015

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Ohio marks 1-year anniversary of drug prevention effort

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is marking the one-year anniversary of an education program for youth aimed at the state's prescription painkiller addictions epidemic.

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New rules allow electronic devices on Ohio House floor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State representatives in Ohio will be allowed to conduct official business from the floor using electronic devices under newly approved rules.

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015

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Prosecutor: Ohioan killed 4 on cocaine binge, seeking money

BUCYRUS, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says an Ohio man fatally beat or strangled four others at their homes while on a cocaine binge, then confessed to police after recognizing one victim's relatives in a newspaper photo.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

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