Cleveland transferring inmates out of House of Correction

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials at a city jail in Cleveland say it has stopped accepting new inmates in a deal that will allow the city and Cuyahoga County to more efficiently handle inmates.

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Inmate found unresponsive in jail dies

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an inmate was found unresponsive at a jail in southwest Ohio and has died.

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Dad of dead 4-year-old wants services agency investigated

CLEVELAND (AP) — The father of a 4-year-old girl who died of a stroke that authorities say was caused by blunt force trauma while in the care of her mother and the mother's boyfriend wants the county children and family services agency investigated.

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Police say will adopt cat if reach 20K Twitter followers

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police department is trying to grow its social media reach by promising to adopt a police cat through the local humane society if the department gets a certain number of Twitter followers.

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Ohio Gov. Kasich will chair Midwestern Governors Association

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) has been named chairman of the Midwestern Governors Association ahead of a September summit in Columbus planned by the public-policy-focused group.

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