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Ohio House approves 2 election-related measures

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Proposals to trim early voting and set rules for mailing unsolicited absentee ballot applications cleared the Ohio House on Wednesday amid partisan rancor in the presidential battleground state.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 February 2014

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Powerball ticket sold in Ohio worth $1M in drawing

NEW CARLISLE, Ohio (AP) — The lottery says a western Ohio supermarket sold a ticket that is worth $1 million in the latest Powerball drawing.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 February 2014

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Columbine leader encourages Chardon community

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — The northeast Ohio community where three students died in a school shooting has received encouragement and advice from the principal who oversaw Colorado's Columbine High School during and since the deadly 1999 shootings there.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 February 2014

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APNewsBreak: Where Ohio got its execution drugs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's most recent batches of lethal injection drugs were produced by a company that wants states to stop using them for capital punishment, records show.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 February 2014

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Report due in Dublin crash that killed family

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Police in central Ohio plan to release details of a report into an officer-involved traffic crash last fall that killed a couple and four of their daughters.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 February 2014

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Dad sues child services agency in Ohio boy's death

STRUTHERS, Ohio (AP) — A man is suing a northeast Ohio child services agency after the death of his 14-year-old son, who authorities say was tortured and fatally beaten by the boyfriend of the boy's mother.

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 February 2014

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Lawsuit seeks to overturn Ohio's gay marriage ban

A gay married couple has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit asking a judge to declare Ohio's statewide ban on gay marriage unconstitutional.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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Ohio governor hopeful touts county fiscal record

CLEVELAND (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald said Wednesday that his administration has overseen a renaissance in downtown Cleveland construction not seen in a generation — including a new county administration building, convention center, development along Lake Erie and a redesign of Public Square.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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