Ohio ex-cop accused of false shooting claim indicted

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio (AP) — A former eastern Ohio police officer accused of shooting himself while on duty and falsely claiming he was shot during a traffic stop has been indicted on charges including inducing panic and making false alarms.

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Man acquitted in national park shooting

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been acquitted after facing charges for being the driver in a shooting at a national park.

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Ex-Ohio mayor sent to prison in federal fraud case

CLEVELAND (AP) — The former mayor of northeast Ohio city near Youngstown has been sentenced to federal prison for defrauding investors out of more than $1 million.

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Leadership program envisioned by John Glenn launched in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An institute the late U.S. Sen. John Glenn helped envision for promoting professionalism, bipartisanship and civility among elected officials was launched Wednesday in his native Ohio.

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  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press