Anti-tax group urges Ohio against health insurer hike

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A conservative group wants Ohio lawmakers to let stand Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-sikz) veto of a proposal to increase taxes on health insurers that would have sent money to counties and regional bus services.

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Ohio Patrol: Man fatally shot by trooper a homicide suspect

 

VANDALIA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper fatally shot a knife-wielding man "covered in blood" who had rammed his car into the rear of his patrol vehicle early Tuesday, and authorities subsequently identified the man as a suspect in the stabbing death of a woman near Cincinnati a little more than an hour earlier.

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