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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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Toledo river bridge remains stuck in up position

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Officials in Toledo are trying to lower a river bridge that's stuck in the up position for the second time in a week.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 December 2014

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Report: police often shoot dogs deemed aggressive

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A report says Dayton police officers have shot at about 50 dogs since 2011 to protect themselves and citizens from animals they've deemed aggressive and dangerous.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 December 2014

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State weighs placement of emergency school radios

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A committee overseeing Ohio's emergency radio communication system is getting an update on a plan to place the radios in schools.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 December 2014

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210 National Guard soldiers deploy to Washington

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Army National Guard says about 210 soldiers from southwestern Ohio will deploy to provide air defense support to homeland defense operations in Washington, D.C.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Ohio AG: More than 5,600 rape kits tested for DNA

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general says the state's crime lab has tested more than 5,600 rape kits as it seeks DNA matches that could help solve reported sexual assaults.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Gorilla cared for by humans joins fellow apes

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kamina is about to graduate to being a gorilla, which is certainly peculiar because she was born a gorilla. This type of thing seems to only happen at the Cincinnati Zoo.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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Longtime Ohio GOP chairman Bennett dies at age 75

CLEVELAND (AP) — Bob Bennett, the longest serving chairman of the Ohio Republican Party, has died at the age of 75.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 December 2014

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