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6:57 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Donated Computer Drives Result In Child Porn Arrest

Jeffrey Shira
Credit Athens County Sheriff's Office

Athens County Sheriff's deputies say a man is charged with ten counts of child pornography after accidentally donating U-S-B drives to a church.

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6:55 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Deputies Searching For Suspects In Fatal Union County Shooting

Union County Sheriff's deputies are searching for suspects in a fatal shooting Wednesday night in Richwood.

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6:43 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Prosecutors May Charge Officers Involved In Death Of Woman In Custody

Tanisha Anderson
Credit cleveland.com

Cuyahoga County prosecutors are reviewing the case of two Cleveland police officers involved in the death of a woman in their custody.

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6:38 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Taxpayer Money Will Help Fund Music Hall Restoration

Music Hall
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Hamilton County commissioners have approved spending 1.5 million dollars to help fund restoration of historic Memorial Hall in Cincinnati.

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4:24 pm
Thu February 19, 2015

Parents Leading Push To Opt Out Of Standardized Testing

Students  around the state are taking the first round of standardized testing using the new assessment known as the PARCC.

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11:23 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Clippers Pitcher Suspended For Using Banned Substance

Tyler Sturdevant
Credit mlb.com

Cleveland Indians pitcher Tyler Sturdevant has been suspended for 50 games under baseball's minor league drug program following a positive test for a banned amphetamine.

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9:59 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Feds Release Latest ACA Enrollment Figures

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says more than 234 thousand Ohioans picked or renewed health plans during the latest enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act.

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7:26 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Heartbeat Bill Reintroduced At Statehouse

For the third time in as many legislative sessions, Ohio abortion opponents have introduced a proposal to ban the procedure after the first fetal heartbeat is detected.

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7:03 am
Thu February 19, 2015

BOE Now Says Ragland Will Appear On Mayoral Primary Ballot

Democrat James Ragland will appear on the May primary ballot for Columbus Mayor.

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6:55 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Youth Hockey Coach Pleads Guilty To Kiddie Porn Charge

Matthew Kiernan
Credit Franklin County Sheriff's Office

A former central Ohio youth hockey coach is awaiting sentencing for collecting child pornography. 

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6:51 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Cleveland Police Claim Use Of Force Cases Have Declined

Cleveland city officials say the police department is reducing use-of-force cases.

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6:26 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Religious Group Settles Wrongful Termination Lawsuit Filed By Pregnant Employee

A Springfield woman who said a religious-based community organization fired her after she told them she was pregnant has settled her lawsuit.

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6:24 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Bill Would Allow Nonreligious People To Officiate Marriages

Senator Mike Skindell is sponsoring the measure
Credit cleveland.com

A bill under consideration in the Ohio Senate would allow atheists, secular humanists and other nonreligious people to officiate weddings.

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9:56 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

City Snow Plows Shift Back To Priority Streets

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Despite a slow start to the winter, Columbus snow crews are working hard this month. 

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8:33 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

Opinions Split On Impact Of SUPCO Ruling Barring Local Fracking Bans

The Ohio Supreme Court’s decision that local communities can’t use zoning ordinances to keep out oil and gas drillers has communities, activists and lobbyists speculating on what it might mean for the future.

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8:19 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

Ohio House Votes To Ban Powdered Alcohol Sales

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A bill banning the sale of powdered crystalline alcohol has cleared the Ohio House with near unanimous approval.  

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5:38 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

Super PAC Set Up To Help Rob Portman In Re-Election Campaign

A super PAC capable of raising unlimited donations is being launched to help Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman as his Ohio race for re-election heats up. 

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1:37 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

Former Columbus Mayor Dana "Buck" Rinehart Dead At 68

Dana G. "Buck" Rinehart
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Former Columbus Mayor Dana "Buck" Rinehart died this morning at the age of 68. 

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9:45 am
Wed February 18, 2015

Teen Boy Arrested In Northeast Ohio School Bomb Threat

Students were sent to the Wickliffe Community Senior Center after a bomb threat on Feb. 17.

Police have arrested a teenage boy who they say made a vague bomb threat that caused five schools in a northeast Ohio district to be evacuated. 

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9:42 am
Wed February 18, 2015

Ohio Teacher Denies Child-Porn Charges

Benjamin Trumbull
Credit Franklin County Sheriff's Office

A  fourth-grade teacher living in Columbus has pleaded not guilty to a charge of possessing child pornography. 

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