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7:13 am
Tue June 9, 2015

Wife Of Convicted ONG Major Enters Alford Plea

Emily Kruse appears in court
Credit Union County Prosector's Office

The wife of an Ohio National Guard major convicted of sexually abusing three adopted daughters has entered a plea to charges of witness intimidation and obstructing justice.

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6:35 am
Tue June 9, 2015

Ohio Band Using Internet To Raise Money For New Album

The Ohio Players
Credit indiegogo.com

The Ohio Players, the funk act from Dayton that sold millions of records in the 1970s, is turning to crowdfunding to pay for a new album.

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6:28 am
Tue June 9, 2015

Casino Commission Releases May Revenue Figures

The Ohio Casino Control Commission says revenue at the state's four casinos increased in May from the month of April.

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2:09 am
Sat June 6, 2015

Thousands Of Students Qualify For OSU Tuition Affordability Effort

Ohio State University says 12,400 students will qualify for new need-based grants next year as part of the school's effort to make the university more affordable to low- and middle-income families.

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2:04 am
Sat June 6, 2015

Kasich Appoints Members Of New Police Standards Board

Ohio Governor John Kasich
Credit WCBE Files

Ohio Governor John Kasich has named the members of a first-ever Ohio police standards board that will lay out rules for law enforcement on the proper use of deadly force.

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6:20 pm
Fri June 5, 2015

Akron Mayor Admits To Inappropriate Behavior With Employee

Garry Moneypenny
Credit City of Akron

The recently appointed mayor of Akron says he acted inappropriately with a female city employee when she tried to congratulate him on his new job and he will not seek election to the office this fall as he'd previously announced. 

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11:12 am
Fri June 5, 2015

Cardinal To Purchase Michigan Distributor

Dublin-based Cardinal Health will buy a Michigan-based pharmaceutical distributor called The Harvard Drug Group for 1.12 billion dollars.

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6:49 am
Thu June 4, 2015

ONG Major Sentenced For Abusing Children

Jean Kruse
Credit Union County Prosecutor's Office

An Ohio National Guard Major convicted of sexually abusing three adopted daughters in his Marysville home has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

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6:40 am
Thu June 4, 2015

Ohio Settles Lawsuit Against Road Salt Companies

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the state has reached a settlement with two rock salt producers who conspired to drive up prices.

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6:34 am
Thu June 4, 2015

State Suspends Four Charter Schools

The Ohio Department of Education is suspending four charter schools for failing to meet student academic performance requirements.

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8:37 am
Wed June 3, 2015

Lawmakers Hear Testimony On Ohio Police Training Changes

Ohio would boost the amount of training to become a police officer and require all candidates for law enforcement jobs to have a high school diploma under legislation being considered at the Statehouse. 

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8:24 am
Wed June 3, 2015

3 Convicted In Bribery Case Linked To Ohio Charter School

Credit Dayton Daily News

An Ohio charter school superintendent, a school board leader and an education consultant suspected of bribing them in exchange for a contract have been convicted of federal charges.  

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11:44 am
Tue June 2, 2015

New Leadership At NetJets

Columbus-based NetJets has named new leaders amid an ongoing contract dispute with its pilots union.

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6:57 pm
Mon June 1, 2015

As Oil And Gas Production Rises, Ohio Senate Considers Fracking Tax

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says oil and natural gas production continues to rise.

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9:26 am
Mon June 1, 2015

Ohio Rolls Out Job Forms Without Box On Felony Convictions

Applicants for civil-service jobs in Ohio are no longer being asked whether they've been convicted of a felony. 

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9:19 am
Mon June 1, 2015

3 Organizations Get Over $1M To Help Ohioans With AIDS, HIV

The state says three organizations have received more than $1 million in federal funds to provide housing assistance and limited case management services for Ohioans with HIV and AIDS. 

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11:13 am
Fri May 29, 2015

Judge Denies Waters Access To OSU Trustee Records

A federal district judge has denied fired Ohio State University marching band director Jon Waters broad access to the board of trustees' records he claimed could help prove his gender discrimination lawsuit.

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7:17 am
Fri May 29, 2015

Two Teens Arrested In Pair Of School Bomb Threats

Credit Newark Advocate

Licking County Sheriff's deputies have arrested two 15-year-old boys in connection with two bomb threats emailed to Watkins Memorial High School on Tuesday and Thursday.

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6:56 am
Fri May 29, 2015

Company Pleads Guilty To Illegal Dumping Of Fracking Waste

Owner Ben Lupo has shut down his disposal company, Hardrock Excavating, since his arrest in 2013.
Credit cleveland.com

A Youngstown company has pleaded guilty to illegally dumping fracking wastewater into a storm sewer 33 times between October 2012 and January 2013. 

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6:39 am
Fri May 29, 2015

FBI Probing Beavercreek Police Shooting

Angela Byers
Credit Federal Bureau of Investigation

The new head of the FBI's Cincinnati division says agents are conducting a thorough review of last year's shooting of a black man by a white Beavercreek police officer.

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