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Ohio seeks expedited appeal in early voting case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials requested speedy work from a federal appeals court Monday as they try to reverse a judge's order that expands the swing state's early voting schedule ahead of the fall election.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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Ohio's AG won't release video of police shooting

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general said he won't publicly release surveillance video of a man fatally shot by police at a Dayton-area Wal-Mart despite a growing effort by family and supporters on social media calling for it.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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$2.6M awarded to help Ohioans enroll in exchange

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The federal government is awarding more than $2.6 million in grants to organizations that will help enroll Ohioans in the federal health insurance marketplace.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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Ohio to court: Privatizing prisons in budget legal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State lawyers tell the Ohio Supreme Court that using a budget bill to privatize state prisons didn't violate a constitutional provision holding bills to a single subject.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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Ohio measles outbreak seems to end, with 377 cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say the Ohio outbreak that helped push the number of U.S. measles cases to a two-decade high appears to have ended.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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Ohio Legislature joins in appealing voting case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge says the Ohio Legislature can join the state in appealing his ruling on early voting changes in the swing state.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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Charters siphon millions from county schools

Sold to Ohioans as a way to provide students in failing school districts with an opportunity for a better education, charters schools have been siphoning off hundreds of millions of dollars from public education, often with less than ideal results, Delaware County school officials say.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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ACLU seeks ruling over Ohio budget abortion rules

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio is pushing for a hearing and summary ruling in a lawsuit over abortion-related provisions contained in Ohio's two-year budget.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

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