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Ohio school board leader won't seek re-election

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The head of the State Board of Education says she will not seek re-election to that Ohio panel.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 August 2014

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Ohio man gets 25 years for child porn on Facebook

GEORGETOWN, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio man whose illegal child pornography was discovered on Facebook and reported by the social network's law enforcement division has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 August 2014

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Man indicted in 3 Ohio slayings from '70s

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a Cleveland man has been indicted in the slayings of three people in eastern Ohio during the 1970s.

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 August 2014

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Ohio police say 1 woman ran down another with car

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Columbus say a central Ohio woman ran down an acquaintance with a car during an argument, causing serious injuries.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Democratic convention team visits Ohio's capital

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State and local officials in Columbus rolled out the blue carpet to show Democratic planners what Ohio's capital city has to offer, as they seek to host the political party's next presidential convention.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Court hearing gay marriage arguments from 4 states

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court was set to hear arguments Wednesday in six gay marriage fights from four states — Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee — in the biggest such session on the issue so far.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Over 8,000 rape kits turned in for testing in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine says Ohio's crime lab has received 8,381 untested rape kits as it seeks DNA matches that could help solve reported sexual assaults.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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Police kill gun-wielding man at Beavercreek Wal-Mart

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in southwest Ohio say a man brandishing a gun inside a Wal-Mart store has been shot to death by police.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014

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