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Ohio school board debates sexual orientation rule

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal to protect Ohio school teachers from being fired on the basis of sexual orientation is dividing the state school board.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Almost 32,000 Ohioans have voted in May 6 primary

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Almost 32,000 Ohioans have cast ballots so far in the state's primary election next month.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Focus shifts to restoration at Ohio oil leak site

CINCINNATI (AP) — Crews worked Monday for the fourth week to clean oil that leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve near Cincinnati as officials began to focus on restoration of the affected area.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Snow greets Ohio commuters

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Commuters throughout Ohio were dealing with messy roads thanks to a spring snowfall.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Ohio EPA says no sediment dumping in Lake Erie

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Environmental officials approved the dredging of Cleveland Harbor and the Cuyahoga River but said the sediment can't be dumped out in Lake Erie.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Judge considers staying Ohio gay marriage ruling

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge who ordered Ohio to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states says he's inclined to issue a stay of his decision pending appeal, meaning most gay couples living in the state would see no immediate tangible expansion of their rights.

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Ohio man charged for drone flight

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man is facing charges after deputies say a video camera-equipped drone he was flying over an accident scene hindered the landing of a medical helicopter.

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Central Ohio mumps outbreak tops 200 cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A mumps outbreak in central Ohio has grown to more than 200 confirmed cases, public health officials said Monday.

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