Official: 12,000 rape kits tested for DNA in Ohio initiative

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general says 12,000 sexual assault kits have been tested by the state's forensic scientists under an initiative launched in 2011 to check for evidence from previously untested kits.

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Family of Parma man killed by Cleveland officer gets $2.25M

CLEVELAND (AP) — The city of Cleveland has agreed to pay just over $2 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the family of a man fatally shot by police in suburban Parma more than five years ago.

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Feds want security officer appointed in alleged ISIS case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The government is asking a judge to appoint a security officer to handle classified information filings in the case of an Ohio man arrested for allegedly attempting to join the Islamic State.

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