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Ohio rolls out veteran friendly employer registry

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio has rolled out an online registry letting military veterans know which employers are looking to hire veterans.

Last Updated on Saturday, 03 January 2015

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Police examine case of man found in crashed car

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police are investigating how a critically injured man ended up undetected in a crashed vehicle hours after it was towed from a New Year's Day accident scene.

Last Updated on Saturday, 03 January 2015

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Ohio sees another spike in flu hospitalizations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Flu hospitalizations continue to spike in Ohio, with a 51 percent jump the last full week of December, the state said Friday. Two deaths have been reported, both teenagers.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 January 2015

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Cleveland seeks outside probe of boy's shooting

CLEVELAND (AP) — The city is hoping to hand over the investigation of a 12-year-old boy's fatal shooting by police to an outside agency, as well as future investigations of all deadly use-of-force cases.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 January 2015

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Ashes found in car at scrap yard are returned

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who thought he'd lost the boxed ashes of his deceased infant daughter has them back thanks to the efforts of several strangers in central Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 January 2015

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Speeding vehicle flips in SW Ohio yard, killing 2

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in southwest Ohio say they believe a vehicle was traveling at speeds nearing 100 mph before it flipped into a yard and hit a tree, killing the driver and the woman riding with him.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 January 2015

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Police: Ohio robber brandished pink stun gun twice

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Police in north-central Ohio say they're looking for a robber with an eye-catching weapon — a pink stun gun that was brandished at two stores in two days.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 January 2015

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Number of new Ohio charters drops this school year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The relatively low number of new Ohio charter schools that opened this academic year is a sign of increased caution after a high number of closures and an increase in state scrutiny of school sponsors.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 January 2015

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