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Group pushes voter guarantees on ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A coalition of black lawmakers, clergy and civil rights leaders are backing an Ohio constitutional amendment guaranteeing certain voter protections in the perennial battleground.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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Ohio dad held in girl's death seeks funeral pass

CINCINNATI (AP) — More charges have been filed against a Cincinnati man seeking to be released from jail to attend the funeral of his 11-year-old daughter, whom he's accused of accidentally shooting to death.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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US judge dismisses suit by French Goodyear workers

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge in the town that's home to Goodyear has thrown out a lawsuit filed by French workers trying to save their tire-making jobs at a plant that has become a symbol of their country's labor tensions.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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Ohio mom forgives teen who killed her son

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio mother whose 19-year-old son was fatally shot by a 16-year-old boy on a street corner tells a judge she has forgiven the shooter.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2014

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AP: Condemned Ohio killer tried to donate organs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A condemned Ohio killer facing a never-tried lethal injection method unsuccessfully tried to delay his execution by requesting to become an organ donor, according to documents released Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio treasurer sells campaign SUV after crash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Records show Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel's failed Senate campaign sold a vehicle totaled in a March wreck shortly after questions arose over the continued use of the vehicle, averting an insurance review that stood to clarify whether it was properly used and insured.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio man to stand trial in sportsmen club shooting

UPPER SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — A judge says a northern Ohio man is fit to go on trial in the shooting deaths of his estranged girlfriend and another man at a sportsmen's club last November.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Tuesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014

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