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Ohio Homeland Security gets bomb-detection dog

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Homeland Security has added a bomb-sniffing dog to its workforce.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 December 2014

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Cincinnati police chief wants officer body cameras

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — The city's police chief wants its 600 uniformed officers equipped with body cameras and is seeking funding to cover the cost, saying he's satisfied with the results of a seven-month test.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 December 2014

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State school board to vote on specialized teachers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio state school board is expected to hold a preliminary vote on a policy change some say would let districts eliminate art, gym and other classes.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 December 2014

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3rd man to be exonerated in '75 Cleveland slaying

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — The last of three black men convicted and sentenced to death in the 1975 slaying of a white businessman is scheduled to have his charges dismissed.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 December 2014

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Sheriff may release minor offenders to meet budget

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio sheriff says he may have to release some minor offenders to help balance his budget in the wake of lower tax revenues and declining state support.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 December 2014

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Ohio deaths renew calls for lookalike guns action

CINCINNATI (AP) — Twice in less than four months, police in Ohio have opened fire with real bullets on young people carrying lookalike guns, raising anguished questions about what could have prevented the deadly encounters.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 December 2014

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Ohio unit to deploy to protect US capital

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio National Guard unit will deploy to the nation's capital to help protect against terrorism and other threats from the sky.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 December 2014

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Ohio BMV hoping to start accepting credit cards

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles is hoping to accept credit and debit cards for the first time by the end of next year.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 December 2014

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