Protest planned to demand 3rd Ohio trial in police shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — A coalition of groups demanding that a white former police officer be tried a third time in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black motorist plans a protest at the University of Cincinnati.

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Family investigated in 8 killings say they're being harassed

WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — A family who Ohio authorities have called the "special focus" of an investigation into the slayings of eight members of a different family say they are being harassed by the state attorney general's office despite their cooperation.

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GOP Ohio Sen. Rob Portman, pummeled, says no on health bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rob Portman announced his opposition to the current Senate health care bill on Tuesday, after days of political pummeling that ended with the vote delayed.

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Ohio woman set on fire by ex-boyfriend in 2015 dies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman set on fire by her ex-boyfriend and whose injuries prompted legislation that would allow longer sentences for crimes that permanently maim or disfigure victims has died.

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Chemical spill from Ohio Ford plant gets into Lake Erie

 

AVON LAKE, Ohio (AP) — Officials say some of a chemical spilled at a Ford Motor Company plant in northern Ohio entered Lake Erie but isn't considered a serious health hazard for humans.

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