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Obama to present Medal of Honor to Ohio native Navy SEAL

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Navy SEAL who helped rescue an American hostage in Afghanistan will be the nation's next Medal of Honor recipient, the White House announced on Tuesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Ex-Ohio officer rejects deal to volunteer, keep K-9 partner

MARIETTA, Ohio (AP) — A recently retired Ohio police officer says he rejected an offer to keep his K-9 partner by working as a volunteer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Deputy: Car traveled 100 mph in fatal crash with school bus

TROY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a car was traveling more than 100 mph when it hit a school bus in western Ohio last week, killing the car's driver and hurting nine children.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Ohio tests more than 9,800 rape kits or DNA matches

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state's forensic scientists have tested more than 9,800 rape kits submitted by law enforcement agencies around Ohio to check for possible DNA matches.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Man accused of fatally shooting Ohio officer to be arraigned

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting an Ohio policeman with a stolen pistol is set for an initial court appearance in the potential death penalty case.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Wrongful death suit over man dead in jail cell dismissed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court has dismissed a wrongful death lawsuit brought by the estate of a man found dead in a dirty Columbus jail cell.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Worker dies at GM plant in Defiance

DEFIANCE, Ohio (AP) — A General Motors employee has died at a GM plant in northwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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State of Ohio pays $337,000 to man wrongfully imprisoned

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state of Ohio has agreed to pay $337,000 to a man who was wrongfully imprisoned for arson.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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