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Ohio legislators, liberties groups oppose cameras

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nearly 30 Ohio legislators and two civil liberties groups are backing a motorist's challenge to traffic cameras that's going before the Ohio Supreme Court.

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About 54,000 Ohioans enroll in expanded Medicaid

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More than 54,000 Ohioans have enrolled in Medicaid under an expansion of the taxpayer-funded program.

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Ohio drunken driver gets 15 years in fatal crash

NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — A man who was driving drunk when he caused a fiery crash that killed a 36-year-old woman last year has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in northern Ohio.

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Court: Indicted Ohio judge's ruling unconscionable

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — An appeals court has called a decision by an Ohio judge to take away two children from their mother "unconscionable."

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Girl in Lima school threat ordered on house arrest

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A 14-year-old girl who prosecutors said tweeted a threat to set off a bomb and shoot people at her northwest Ohio high school will serve house arrest until her sentencing.

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Ohio's largest county sees heroin-death record

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio's largest county saw a record number of heroin overdose deaths last year.

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5-year sentence for man in Ohio slave labor case

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A judge on Thursday handed a five-year prison term to the first of four people sentenced for participating in the enslavement of a mentally disabled woman held for two years with her young child in northeast Ohio.

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Dayton uses grant money to fix feral cats

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The city plans to use $160,000 in grant money to spay and neuter stray cats in an effort to reduce Dayton's large feral feline population.

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