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Bill might clarify payments for Ohio racino towns

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 6:58am
Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill that could settle details of how two communities are paid the $500,000 each was supposed to get by year's end because racinos were moved there.
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Man, 29, arrested in beating death of 6-month-old

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 6:39am
Police say a Pittsburgh man who pleaded guilty to abusing another child has been arrested in the beating death of his girlfriend's 6-month-old daughter.
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Revamp work on Ohio's map-making process continues

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 6:18am
Legislative negotiators continue working on a way to overhaul how Ohio draws legislative districts.
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Thousands of crows cause problems for Ohio city

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 5:58am
Thousands of crows roosting at night in a western Ohio city's downtown leave some residents comparing the crow-laden landscape to the Alfred Hitchcock movie "The Birds" as they work to drive away the flocks.
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Cleveland mayor to discuss DOJ probe of police

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 5:38am
Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson has called a news conference Thursday morning to discuss a U.S. Justice Department report that strongly criticizes the city's police for a pattern and practice of using excessive force and...
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Caution urged when getting credit card offers

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:11am
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is encouraging West Virginians to be careful when they get unsolicited credit card offers via email this holiday season.
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Ohio announces new approach for child abductions

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:07am
Ohio law enforcement officials have announced a new approach for responding to reports of child abduction.
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Stuck Ohio drawbridge slated to reopen Thursday

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:07am
A drawbridge that's been stuck in the upright position for much of the past week in downtown Toledo is ready to reopen.
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$500K bond set for Ohio woman in child stabbing

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:07am
A judge has set a $500,000 bond for a Cleveland woman accused of stabbing her 2-year-old daughter in the abdomen.
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Dozens face drug charges in northeast Ohio

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:07am
Officials say more than four dozen people have been charged in a conspiracy to bring heroin to the northeast Ohio city of Youngstown.
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Ohio bill aims to cover pets in protection orders

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:07am
A proposal would allow cats, dogs and other family pets to be included within the scope of protection orders obtained by victims of domestic violence or other offenses.
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Kentucky man indicted in 2012 Ohio slaying

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:07am
A Kentucky man accused in the slaying of a great-grandmother found dead in the trunk of her car in 2012 in southwestern Ohio has been indicted on charges including aggravated murder.
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Wonderful West Virginia magazine gets new look

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:58am
The new year is bringing a new look to the state's Wonderful West Virginia magazine.
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W.Va. ed leaders urge citizen involvement

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:50am
West Virginia education leaders are launching a call to action encouraging citizens to support the state's education reform efforts.
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W.Va. Civil Air Patrol to honor fallen veterans

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:38am
The West Virginia Wing of Civil Air Patrol is joining thousands of officers and cadets in honoring fallen veterans.
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Ohio attorney general to discuss police training

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:02am
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is exploring whether Ohio needs to change how it trains police in the use of force.
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Prosecutor: chances of February execution 'nil'

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 1:30am
As Ohio lawmakers rush to pass a bill supporters say is needed to restart executions in the state, a prosecutor says the chances of the next scheduled execution happening are "nil."
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Navy Deploys Laser Weapon on Ship in Test

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:44pm
A U.S. Navy ship has successfully deployed the laser weapons system, also called "LaWS", aboard the USS Ponce in the Arabian Gulf. In a press release, officials at the Office of Naval Research wrote the deployment took place from September to November 2014. The laser weapon not only worked aboard a deployed U.S. Navy ship, but also operated seamlessly with existing ship defense systems.
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Taking Back Our Streets: New Drug Forum Discusses Options

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 8:50pm
Ohio Valley law enforcement, media, and even school officials around the Ohio Valley are teaming up to take on drug abuse.
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