Ohio pays off debt, saves businesses from tax penalties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio paid off the remaining $271 million on its recession-era debt to the federal government last week, a move officials say will save employers hundreds of millions of dollars in tax penalties.

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Police: Paintball shooting blinds Ohio cyclist in 1 eye

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man accused of firing a paintball gun at a 72-year-old bicyclist and leaving him blind in one eye has been sentenced to four years in prison for that case and an attempted drug-possession case.

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