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Auditor's group to review Cleveland schools' rebate case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A task force with the Ohio auditor's office is reviewing Cleveland schools' failure to claim millions of dollars in federal rebates for technology upgrades.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 April 2015

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Ohio bill would be among several to revise death penalty law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bipartisan duo of state senators is working on several proposals to revise Ohio's capital punishment law with the goal of improving fairness to defendants and boosting the public's confidence in it.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 April 2015

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Officials say Lake Erie oil spill off Cleveland cleared

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials say lube oil that leaked into Lake Erie last week has been safely removed and boaters can return to the water.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 April 2015

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Police: Teen takes cash, hands out $100 bills to classmates

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a middle school student took $25,000 from his grandfather and later started handing out $100 bills to his classmates.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 April 2015

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Tax Day extra difficult for many same-sex married couples

WASHINGTON (AP) — A necessary burden for most Americans, Tax Day is an accounting nightmare for thousands of gay and lesbian couples as they wrestle with the uneven legal status of same-sex marriage in the United States.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 April 2015

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Camera citations pick up in Ohio city amid legal battle

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — There's been a jump in drivers getting speeding citations from traffic cameras in an Ohio city that's in the middle of the legal battle over automated photo enforcement.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 April 2015

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Construction season starts on Ohio Turnpike

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Construction season on the Ohio Turnpike has kicked off this week.

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 April 2015

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Crews work to clear 1,500-ton boulder from Ohio highway

COAL GROVE, Ohio (AP) — Transportation officials say crews are working to clear a southern Ohio highway after a boulder the size of a two-story house fell onto the road overnight.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 April 2015

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