Ex-lawmaker to replace Ohio's departing Medicaid director

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The governor says he's appointing a former state lawmaker from northwest Ohio to replace the state's Medicaid director, who is leaving that role for the private sector.

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Grant to fund dashboard cameras for Cleveland police

CLEVELAND (AP) — A $500,000 grant from outgoing Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty will help fund dashboard-mounted camera systems for every frontline police cruiser in Cleveland.

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Monitor: Problems delay work on Cleveland consent decree

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland's inability to create policy manuals for investigating and reviewing non-criminal allegations of police misconduct has delayed progress for some provisions of a court-ordered consent decree to reform the city's police department, said the head of a team overseeing the agreement.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press