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Cleveland to equip officers with body cameras

CLEVELAND (AP) — The city plans to spend $1.6 million to equip 1,000 front-line officers with high-resolution body cameras amid a federal investigation of the Cleveland police department that was triggered by a high-speed pursuit and the fatal shooting of two unarmed civilians.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 October 2014

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Jury decides 1 charge among 9 against Ohio judge

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio judge on Friday told jurors to keep trying after they said they have agreed on only one of nine charges in the felony trial of a suspended juvenile court judge.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 October 2014

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Northeast Ohio ex-police chief charged with fraud

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say a former police chief has been charged with defrauding a northeast Ohio village out of $80,000.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 October 2014

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Court orders on voting rights mostly about timing

WASHINGTON (AP) — In seemingly contradictory voting-rights actions just a month before November's elections, the Supreme Court has allowed new Republican-inspired restrictions to remain in force in North Carolina and Ohio while blocking Wisconsin's voter identification law.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 October 2014

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60 people indicted in Ohio gun investigation

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say a summer-long crackdown in northeast Ohio into the illegal gun trade and firearm ownership has led to criminal charges against 60 people.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 October 2014

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Ohio officials say mumps outbreak appears to end

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say the central Ohio mumps outbreak that resulted in nearly 500 cases of the contagious viral illness has ended.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 October 2014

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OSU spends nearly $900 an hour on band probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University is paying nearly $900 an hour for work on an investigation studying the culture inside its marching band, according to documents released by the university this week.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 October 2014

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Group: Protests to continue over Wal-Mart shooting

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — A student group that has protested after the police shooting of a young man in a Dayton-area Wal-Mart says it will move to the Ohio Statehouse next week.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 October 2014

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