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Elections board appeals in false statement case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Elections Commission has appealed a federal judge's ruling that struck down a state law barring people from knowingly or recklessly making false statements about candidates.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 October 2014

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Ohio finds huge increase in fraudulent tax filings

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio tax officials say they've intercepted a record $180 million in fraudulent state income tax filings this year.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 October 2014

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Ash borer may be infesting on another type of tree

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A tree-eating beetle that has destroyed ash trees throughout Ohio may also be killing off another type of tree.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 October 2014

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Groom, friend killed in crash on wedding day

UPPER SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man was killed on his wedding day when a pickup truck carrying him, his new wife and friends crashed.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 October 2014

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Ohio judge convicted, but jury hangs on 8 counts

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — A suspended juvenile court judge was convicted Tuesday of a single felony count, but the jury hung on the other eight counts against her.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 October 2014

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Ebola concerns send 'worried well' to hospitals

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Emergency rooms are starting to see patients that doctors are calling "the worried well" showing up with flu-like symptoms that have them concerned about Ebola, state health officials said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 October 2014

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New Toledo jail will cost more than $142 million

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A consultant says a northwest Ohio county will have to replace its aging, overcrowded jail with a new facility that will cost more than $142 million.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 October 2014

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Ohio group plans protest of red-light cameras

CLEVELAND (AP) — A group of activists is planning a rally in support of a ballot issue that would ban red-light cameras in the city of Cleveland.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 October 2014

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