Suit alleges excessive force in cop shooting of suspect

CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal lawsuit alleges excessive force in a nonfatal shooting by a Cleveland police detective later charged with having drugs, and case records raise questions about whether the wounded drug suspect pulled a gun as police originally stated.

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Police dog bites man during his live video of another arrest

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's State Highway Patrol says a passenger accused of ignoring troopers' orders after a traffic stop was treated for bites from a police dog sent to clamp onto his leg as he broadcast Facebook video of the encounter.

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County OKs fairgrounds purchase in Dayton

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwestern Ohio county has agreed to give a university and a health care network $2 million if they buy the county's fairgrounds and redevelop an historic roundhouse.

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