Tamir Rice's mother upset with Cleveland police probe

CLEVELAND (AP) — The mother of Tamir Rice says she's disappointed a Cleveland police officer who fired the shot that killed her son won't face internal charges for use of force.

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Lake Erie conditions halt search for plane wreckage

CLEVELAND (AP) — Crews searching for wreckage of a corporate jet carrying six people that crashed in Lake Erie have had to temporarily halt their search due to choppy waters.
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Ex-deputy charged in fatal Ohio shooting says he was in fear

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.

 

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Ex-Ohio lawmaker convicted of theft seeks new trial again

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.

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