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Ohio House panel nears vote on $71.5B state budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Proposals to kill Ohio's tax on commercial activity and to allow counties to privatize jails are among dozens of revisions that a legislative panel is weighing as it puts finishing touches on the two-year, $71.5 billion state operating budget.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 April 2015

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Ringo Starr, Green Day headline eclectic Rock Hall class

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ringo Starr was always behind the other Beatles.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Last 2 Raiders giving congressional medal to Ohio museum

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — And then were two.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Kings Island opens 44th season with new family rides

 

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Kings Island amusement park in southwest Ohio is debuting two new family rides as its starts its 44th season.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Couple charged with luring 3 victims into servitude

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says an Ohio couple created a false identity online and began romantic relationships with three women to lure them into servitude after which the women were sexually assaulted.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Student aircraft designs put to test at The University of Dayton

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Wright Brothers had to go from Dayton to North Carolina to see if their airplane design worked more than a century ago. Students developing their own designs now can find out through the flight simulation lab on a southwest Ohio college campus.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Worker burns face, neck in explosion at Ohio chemical plant

 

MONROE, Ohio (AP) — A chemical explosion at a manufacturing plant in southwest Ohio has injured a worker.

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015

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Ohio settles civil rights groups' lawsuit over early voting

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Civil-rights groups settled their legal dispute with Ohio's elections chief on Friday over actions that trimmed early voting opportunities in the political battleground state.

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015

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