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Feds end Ohio St. inquiry, applaud band probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Education said Thursday it's closing a four-year investigation into Ohio State University's handling of sexual abuse allegations and commended the school's inquiry into its marching band.

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Ohio leaders support US action on militants

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio's Republican U.S. senator said Thursday that President Barack Obama's plan for stepped-up action against Islamic State militants in the heart of the Middle East is overdue, and he wants to see the follow-through for an aggressive, long-term effort.

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Sept. 11 artifacts displayed in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Artifacts from the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks are being displayed in central Ohio.

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Ohio candidate says he supports medical marijuana

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Democratic candidate for governor says he supports the legalization of medical marijuana.

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Child education expert sentenced for porn

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge in southwest Ohio has sentenced an academic expert on early childhood education to 15 months in prison for possessing child pornography.

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Man dies after falling into sand storage bin

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 76-year-old man had died after falling into a storage bin full of sand and becoming buried in Franklin Township.

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Woman recovering after rock dropped on car

 

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman who was critically injured when a rock was dropped on her family's car from a Pennsylvania overpass has made "amazing" strides.

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Bush speaks at Ohio luncheon on 9/11 anniversary

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — Former President George W. Bush says he had a "moment of clarity" while listening to a young girl read in a Florida classroom as his chief of staff whispered to him that the second tower of the World Trade Center had been struck by an airliner on Sept. 11, 2001.

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