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WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio deputy sheriff accused of fatally shooting an unarmed man after a chase says he was forced to fire because he thought the suspect was leaning down to grab a weapon.
PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for a former lawmaker removed from the Ohio House of Representatives following a felony theft conviction is arguing again that he deserves a new trial.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say people at a northeastern Ohio hospital late last year may have been exposed to tuberculosis through a visitor who was later diagnosed with the airborne bacterial infection.
CINCINNATI (AP) — A prosecutor is removing himself from the retrial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer charged with murder for shooting an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop.