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Ohio man accused of plot to attack US military base, prison

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man traveled to Syria and trained alongside terrorists, then returned to the U.S. with plans to attack a military base or a prison, according to a federal indictment announced Thursday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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Ohio man charged with mail, wire fraud

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a 52-year-old man has been charged with mail and wire fraud.

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Ohio budget lacks funds to send absentee ballot applications

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Voter advocates in Ohio are expressing frustration that the latest version of the state's two-year budget fails to include funding to support a statewide mailing of absentee ballot applications next year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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Governor's police panel focuses on final recommendations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More state oversight of Ohio police officers is on the table as the panel commissioned by Gov. John Kasich to study police and community relations closes in on a final set of recommendations.

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Ohio AG DeWine convening state board of teen advisers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top lawyer is looking for a few good teens.

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Ohio city wants judge to prevent guns at neo-Nazi rally

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — City attorneys in Toledo are asking a judge to ban organizers and protesters from carrying guns at neo-Nazi rally this weekend.

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Ohio court rules against search of bag of 'illegal stuff'

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio appeals court has ruled that drug paraphernalia found in a bag a woman described as containing "illegal stuff" can't be used to convict her.

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Ohio aims to keep pace with Midwestern states' tourism ads

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio tourism officials say they hope to keep vacationers in the state as well as attract travelers from elsewhere as the Midwestern tourism battle heats up this year.

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