Akron repeals panhandling law amid federal ACLU lawsuit

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio city has voted to repeal an ordinance that forced panhandlers to register with the city and wear identification badges as well as restricted the activity to daylight hours.

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Ohio couple pleads guilty to keeping adopted kids captive

JEFFERSON, Ohio (AP) — A couple has pleaded guilty to child endangering and felonious assault for physically abusing their adopted children and keeping them virtual prisoners in a northeast Ohio home.

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