Man, adult son charged with rape in Ohio

CLEVELAND (AP) — A 35-year-old Ohio man and his 18-year-old son have been charged with raping a woman who authorities say was intoxicated and unable to provide consent.

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Gas well explodes, residents living nearby ordered to leave

ST. CLAIRSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Residents living within a mile of an Ohio natural gas well that exploded and caught fire can't return home until officials get it to stop spewing gas and brine.

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Slain officers remembered as heroes who helped community

 

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Two veteran officers shot and killed while responding to a 911 hang-up were true heroes because they spent their lives working for others and their community, a police chief told mourners Friday.

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  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press