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Man arrested in death of 8-year-old Columbus boy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The uncle of an 8-year-old boy who died days after being shot in the head has been arrested on a murder charge in the boy's killing.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014

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Federal officials to probe Akron officer's videos

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal authorities have agreed to re-examine whether a former Akron police officer broke any laws when he used a pen camera clipped to his shirt pocket to record arrests and other police activities.

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Man confesses to killing US soldier in Iraq

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man in Iraqi custody has confessed to killing an American soldier from Ohio whose remains were found four years after insurgents captured him.

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Dayton is latest city to install security cams

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dayton is becoming the latest Ohio city to install surveillance cameras to deter crime in specific problem areas downtown.

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Youngstown State offers president's job to Tressel

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Trustees at Youngstown State University voted Friday to offer the president's job to former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel, who started his college coaching career there.

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Ohio judge dismisses bullying lawsuit

MENTOR, Ohio (AP) — A judge in northeast Ohio has dismissed a lawsuit claiming that officials at a high school were negligent in allowing bullying that eventually drove a teenage girl to commit suicide.

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Ohio judge pleads guilty to falsifying reports

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a northeast Ohio judge has pleaded guilty to failing to report campaign contributions and expenditures in his 2008 campaign.

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Man held in Ohio fraternity stabbing

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 23-year-old man stabbed a central Ohio college class president as he slept in his fraternity house because of a relationship dispute involving a roommate.

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