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Ohio elderly couple found dead with gunshot wounds

EAST CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northeast Ohio are investigating the deaths of an elderly couple found in their home with gunshot wounds.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 November 2014

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Toledo officials scale back drinking water testing

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo is scaling back testing of its drinking water because the threat of contamination from algae on Lake Erie is over.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 November 2014

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Ex-Ohio development chief settles ethics complaint

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A one-time development director to Ohio Gov. John Kasich has agreed to repay the state $21,000 after failing to properly report that he worked for two state entities simultaneously.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 November 2014

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Ohio court to weigh ex-death row inmate's claim

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court will hear arguments next year in the appeal of a former death row inmate trying to clear his name in a pair of slayings he didn't commit.

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Ohio prisons OT payments declining

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new report says the Ohio prison system has paid nearly $315 million in overtime to employees over the past five years.

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Ohio House GOP selects Rosenberger as next speaker

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Air Force veteran is slated be the next leader of the Ohio House after his fellow Republican lawmakers voted him into the job Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 November 2014

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Ohio health director appointee clears Senate panel

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich's health director appointee was recommended for confirmation Wednesday by an Ohio Senate panel over objections of critics, including that he's not a physician.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 November 2014

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Conspirator in Ohio treasury scheme gets 4 years

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A conspirator in a bribery scheme involving a former Ohio deputy treasurer has been sentenced to four years in prison.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 November 2014

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