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Suspect in Ohio policeman's fatal shooting pleads not guilty

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting a central Ohio policeman with a stolen pistol pleaded not guilty Wednesday and was jailed without bond in the potential death penalty case.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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OSHA investigates death of worker at GM plant in Ohio

DEFIANCE, Ohio (AP) — The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death of a worker at a General Motors plant in northwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Ohio teen finds good Samaritan from crash via Facebook post

GAHANNA, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio teenager says social media helped her locate the good Samaritan who aided her family at the scene of a Tennessee car accident that killed her mother in June 2002.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Officials search for cause of death for family in explosion

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an Ohio mother and two young girls were so badly burned that investigators can't determine if they suffered any injuries prior to a fatal house explosion and fire.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Obama to present Medal of Honor to Ohio native Navy SEAL

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Navy SEAL who helped rescue an American hostage in Afghanistan will be the nation's next Medal of Honor recipient, the White House announced on Tuesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Ex-Ohio officer rejects deal to volunteer, keep K-9 partner

MARIETTA, Ohio (AP) — A recently retired Ohio police officer says he rejected an offer to keep his K-9 partner by working as a volunteer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Deputy: Car traveled 100 mph in fatal crash with school bus

TROY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a car was traveling more than 100 mph when it hit a school bus in western Ohio last week, killing the car's driver and hurting nine children.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Ohio tests more than 9,800 rape kits or DNA matches

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state's forensic scientists have tested more than 9,800 rape kits submitted by law enforcement agencies around Ohio to check for possible DNA matches.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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