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Authorities: man pulls gun on cop in road rage altercation

MARENGO, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an off-duty Columbus police officer hit a suspect's car when a man pulled a gun on the officer during a road rage altercation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 February 2016

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Labor-backed group reminds Ohioans of union law's defeat

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A labor-backed group that helped defeat collective bargaining restrictions in Ohio says it's using the five-year anniversary of the union law to remind supporters to stay active and engaged in its efforts.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 February 2016

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Lake Erie Commission sets special meeting in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Grant funding for projects benefiting the Lake Erie watershed will be among discussion topics at a special meeting of the Ohio Lake Erie Commission.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 February 2016

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Americans are packing classes in how to survive a shooting

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Study your surroundings. Find exits. Identify makeshift weapons. Americans are gleaning those tips and others as they pack classes on how to react to and survive a shooting.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 February 2016

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Police: 2 men found fatally shot in car in southwest Ohio

TROTWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Police are investigating the fatal shootings of two men found dead in a car parked in a driveway with the engine running.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 February 2016

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Cincinnati chief unveils new violence reduction strategy

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police in Cincinnati have announced a new strategy that will focus on geographic areas of the city where gangs and groups are behind the gun violence authorities are trying to reduce.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 February 2016

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Ohio prosecutor seeks new law on police use-of-force probes

CLEVELAND (AP) — A county prosecutor in Cleveland wants the Ohio Legislature to amend state laws to allow the Ohio attorney general to present deadly police use-of-force cases to grand juries.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 February 2016

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Ohio Supreme Court hears injury lawsuit over police chase

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court will hear arguments in the case of a woman who sued police over injuries she suffered after a high-speed chase ended with a burglary suspect colliding with her car.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 February 2016

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