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Ohioans to see price of 'silver' health plan drop under law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal officials say Ohioans seeking health insurance coverage for next year will see a slight drop in the cost of a benchmark plan on HealthCare.gov.

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 October 2015

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Husted sends Ohio pot issue findings to county prosecutor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's elections chief has referred alleged violations against a group supporting Tuesday's marijuana legalization question to a central Ohio prosecutor.

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Ohio University readies for annual Halloween street party

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio University officials are gearing up for the college's annual Halloween street party, a raucous event typically resulting in the arrest of dozens of booze-fueled students by various law enforcement agencies.

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Man shot by police was on probation for illegally having gun

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Court documents show that a 25-year-old man fatally shot by Columbus police officers was on court-ordered supervision for his most recent weapons conviction.

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Ohioan pleads not guilty in hit-and-run that killed teen

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — A driver suspected in a hit-and-run that killed a 17-year-old pedestrian has pleaded not guilty in northeast Ohio.

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US: Ohio-based auto lender used illegal collection practices

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal agency says an Ohio-based lender that primarily loans money to active-duty and former military service members to buy vehicles engaged in illegal debt collection practices and must pay more than $3 million.

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Akron voters to decide if zoo can get a liquor license

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Voters in Akron will decide Tuesday whether to allow the Akron Zoo to have a liquor license to serve wine and spirits at after-hours events.

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Sumatran Rhino begins US-Asia trip to ancestral home

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last Sumatran rhino in the Western Hemisphere began a journey Friday from Ohio to its ancestral southeast Asian homeland on a mission to help preserve the critically endangered species.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 October 2015

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