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6:40 am
Fri February 27, 2015

Local Hospital Sued By Families Of Patients

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Children's Hospital in Columbus is preparing a defense against a federal civil rights lawsuit. 

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6:35 am
Fri February 27, 2015

Work Adding More Cameras In Columbus Behind Schedule

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Plans to add more surveillance cameras in Columbus are behind schedule. 

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6:28 am
Fri February 27, 2015

State Proposing New Ginseng Regulations

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The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is reviewing proposed new ginseng regulations as the number of Ohioans digging and selling the medicinal root increases.

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6:26 am
Fri February 27, 2015

Red Cross Teams Up With Utility On Emergency Preparation Campaign

The American Red Cross and Columbia Gas have launched a new effort to get more Ohioans ready for fires, floods and other emergencies. 

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6:23 am
Fri February 27, 2015

DeWine Rejects Second Marijuana Legalization Proposal

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For the second time this month, a campaign seeking to legalize marijuana has failed to clear a legal hurdle. 

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11:54 am
Thu February 26, 2015

ONG To Participate In Cyber Security Effort

A cyber protection team of soldiers from U.S. Army National Guard units in Ohio, Indiana and Michigan will be among the first of three such teams beginning work this fall to support the military's cyber defense efforts.

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7:33 am
Thu February 26, 2015

More Fourth Quarter Ohio Oil And Gas Production

The state says oil and gas production rose in the fourth quarter.

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7:25 am
Thu February 26, 2015

JET Task Force Releases Recommendations

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Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman's economic development task force has released a report with proposals aimed at making Port Columbus a centerpiece of future regional growth. 

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7:15 am
Thu February 26, 2015

Man Sentenced For 2013 East Side Rape

Ronald Ayers
Credit Columbus Division of Police

A Columbus man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for taking a woman from a bus stop and raping her.

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7:13 am
Thu February 26, 2015

PUCO Rejects AEP Cost Recovery Plan

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio has rejected Columbus-based American Electric Power's proposal to guarantee profitability from two of its aging coal-fired plants.

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2:17 am
Thu February 26, 2015

Wexner Center Film Festival Focuses On Restoration, Preservation

Director Satyajit Ray

"Cinema Revival: A Festival of Film Restoration" runs through this weekend at the Wexner Center for the Arts on the OSU campus.

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8:45 pm
Wed February 25, 2015

Woman Charged With Child Endangering In House Fire Deaths

Chastity Hall
Credit Preble County Sheriff's Office

Felony child-endangerment charges have been filed against the mother of two young siblings who died in a house fire last weekend in Preble County.  

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6:27 pm
Wed February 25, 2015

Central Ohio Man Pleads Not Guilty To Supporting Terrorism Charges

Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud
Credit Franklin County Sheriff's Office

Bond is set at 1 million dollars for a central Ohio man who pleaded not guilty to state charges of supporting terrorism and money laundering.

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5:24 pm
Wed February 25, 2015

Strickland Announces Run For U.S. Senate

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Former Democratic Ohio Governor Ted Strickland says his run for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Rob Portman will focus on expanding job and educational opportunities for average people. 

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4:39 pm
Wed February 25, 2015

Coroner Rules Former Congressman Traficant Died Of Asphyxia

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A medical examiner has ruled that former Ohio Democratic Congressman Jim Traficant died of asphyxia last year after the vintage tractor he was driving tipped over backward and trapped him beneath it.  

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9:24 am
Wed February 25, 2015

Kasich Gives Fifth State Of The State Speech

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Ohio Governor John Kasich took his State of the State speech on the road last night to Wilmington, where he talked tax cuts and increases, but didn’t say anything about his possible presidential ambitions. 

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8:51 pm
Tue February 24, 2015

Lawsuit Against Hamilton County And Morgue Attendant Settled

Kenneth Douglas
Credit Hamilton County Sheriff's Office

An attorney representing families of three women whose corpses were sexually abused by a Hamilton County morgue attendant and who sued the county for negligence and emotional distress says the families will split $800,000 as part of a settlement agreement.   

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8:41 pm
Tue February 24, 2015

Cleveland Police Chief's Brother Killed; Suspect Hospitalized

William D. Williams
Credit cleveland.com

Authorities say the brother of Cleveland's police chief has been killed and the girlfriend suspected in his death shot herself when troopers stopped her vehicle in western Pennsylvania.

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8:32 pm
Mon February 23, 2015

Batchelder's Turn As ECOT Lobbyist Raises Questions About Buffer

Bill Batchelder
Credit ohio.com

Critics are sounding off about news that former Ohio House Speaker Bill Batchelder, who left office in December, is now working for a lobbying firm that’s representing ECOT,the state’s largest – and poorest performing – charter school.

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8:21 pm
Mon February 23, 2015

State Tweaks Security Questions For Filers To Prevent Fraud

Officials have tweaked questions on a new quiz used by the state of Ohio to catch phony income-tax returns.

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