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Official says chief pepper-spraying girl was OK

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dayton's city manager says the police chief was justified in pepper-spraying a 15-year-old girl during a downtown melee last weekend.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 September 2014

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Cleveland port adds 2nd trans-Atlantic freighter

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Port of Cleveland will soon have a second freighter traversing the Atlantic Ocean.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 September 2014

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Man has to sue to fix damage from falling concrete

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man whose car was damaged by concrete falling from a bridge just blocks away from where Cincinnati Bengals fans were tailgating will have to sue to get any money out of the state of Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 September 2014

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Teen arrested after school bomb threat

GREEN TOWNSHIP, Ohio (AP) — Police have arrested a 15-year-old student in connection with a bomb threat at a southwest Ohio high school.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 September 2014

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Candidates in Ohio governor's race won't debate

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a turn of events unprecedented in recent years, Ohio's governor and his Democratic challenger won't face each other in debates ahead of Election Day.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 September 2014

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Guard, inmate were hurt in school shooter escape

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Corrections officials say one of the inmates who escaped from an Ohio prison with a convicted school shooter last week was injured along with a prison guard while on the run.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 September 2014

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Skunk with head stuck in beer can rescued in Ohio

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A skunk with a beer can stuck on its head had to be rescued near a fraternity house in southwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 September 2014

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Ohio faces high prices for road salt this winter

CLEVELAND (AP) — An extremely harsh winter has driven up road salt prices throughout state and has forced the Ohio Department of Transportation to contract with an Indiana company to buy less-expensive salt for delivery this winter.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 September 2014

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