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Ohio judge dismisses bullying lawsuit

MENTOR, Ohio (AP) — A judge in northeast Ohio has dismissed a lawsuit claiming that officials at a high school were negligent in allowing bullying that eventually drove a teenage girl to commit suicide.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014

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Ohio judge pleads guilty to falsifying reports

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a northeast Ohio judge has pleaded guilty to failing to report campaign contributions and expenditures in his 2008 campaign.

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Man held in Ohio fraternity stabbing

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 23-year-old man stabbed a central Ohio college class president as he slept in his fraternity house because of a relationship dispute involving a roommate.

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School rankled by students cutting trees as prank

CALEDONIA, Ohio (AP) — Officials at a central Ohio high school aren't too happy with the students responsible for this year's senior prank: the cutting down of two dozen trees outside the school.

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Cleanup continues for drilling leak near Marietta

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Colorado-based energy company was cleaning up hundreds of gallons of oily fluid that leaked into a nearby creek while it was drilling an oil and gas well in southeast Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 May 2014

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Ohio Senate OKs delay in alternative energy use

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Senate has approved a bill delaying phase-in of Ohio's alternative-energy targets for two years to give a legislative panel time to study the issue.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 May 2014

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Man shot at Ohio VA hospital thought gun was toy

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An employee shot in the ankle at an Ohio veterans hospital says he thought the retired co-worker charged in the shooting had a toy gun and came to play cards.

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Ohio court publicly reprimands ex-state lawmaker

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has publicly reprimanded a former state lawmaker for drunken driving and negligently misrepresenting facts on his Ohio driver's license renewal.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 May 2014

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