DuPont settles 2nd lawsuit over chemical in drinking water

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — DuPont has settled the second of two test cases that had potential to influence thousands of similar lawsuits about the chemical company's discharging of C8 into the Ohio River and drinking water.

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Officials: Young man poses as Ohio lawmaker, tours school

SYCAMORE, Ohio (AP) — Ohio school officials say a young man posing as a state senator toured a high school and spoke to a class, and they didn't realize they'd been fooled until weeks later.

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Appeals court allows trial over Ohio police stun gun death

CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Friday the city of Cleveland should remain a defendant in a lawsuit filed by the mother of a man who died after being shot in the chest with a police stun gun.

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Ohio to get $98M for demolition, foreclosure prevention

CLEVELAND (AP) — The U.S. Treasury Department has announced that Ohio will receive $98 million to demolish blighted structures and prevent people from losing their homes to foreclosure.

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