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1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

Some lethal injection problems in US executions

Since Texas became the first state to use lethal injection as its execution method on Dec. 7, 1982, some problems have been reported during the process nationwide.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, Ted Strickland, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors

3 hrs ago | Ohio.com

Thousands of Ohio third-graders escape the - failed' list for reading

In mid-June, after the second state reading test was scored and returned to Ohio schools, more than 16,000 elementary students faced another year in third grade after failing to achieve the cut score for the Third Grade Reading Guarantee.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Akron, OH, Cincinnati, OH

7 hrs ago | Ohio.com

Toddler, man shot at backyard gathering in Ohio

COLUMBUS: Police say a toddler was one of two people wounded by gunfire during a backyard gathering in northeastern Columbus.

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11 hrs ago | Navy Times

Ohio veteran cited for therapy ducks due in court

An Army veteran who says his pet ducks help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder is getting his day in court after being cited for violating an Ohio village ban, even though someone else already paid his fine.

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16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Kim Kardashian's ex Ray J accused of grabbing woman's breast in sexual battery case

The sad final journey home: First bodies of MH17 victims leave Ukraine on transport plane as they begin trip to the Netherlands for painstaking identification process Tragedy as college graduate, 26, dies after being BURIED ALIVE by 10ft deep sand tunnel he was digging on the beach John Travolta can't stop former pilot bringing lawsuit so he can ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ray J, Black Entertainment, R-N-B, Kim Kardashian, Hot Chicks, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Entertainment, Drama, Television

19 hrs ago | WHAS11

Indiana driver, passenger killed in SW Ohio crash

State troopers say an Indiana man and his passenger were killed and two more drivers were hurt in a three-vehicle crash in southwest Ohio.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Missing concertgoer's body found at Ohio landfill

Lorain County sheriff's Capt. Jim Drozdowski says the body of 22-year-old Cory Barron of Fremont was found Tuesday at the county landfill in Oberlin, about 35 miles west of Cleveland.

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Daily Mail

Scraps from the table put your dog in danger: Animals' digestive...

A guest list fit for a prince! The Queen joins Harry, Zara and Kate at Kensington Palace for George's first birthday party Police fear Marine's missing pregnant wife was shot when she went on 'special day' hunting trip with married ex-Marine who was her lover and may have fathered her child ALL U.S. flights to Israel cancelled: FAA bans travel to ... (more)

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KAUZ

Bond insurers vow to fight Detroit financial plan

A man accused of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in northeast Ohio is set to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Science / Technology, NASA, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

The Times Bulletin

Wright brothers' mechanic honored at Ohio museum

The man who built the engine for Orville and Wilbur Wright's first powered aircraft has finally gotten his due.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charles Taylor, US Military, US Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Ohio.com

Cow made of butter to be revealed at Ohio fair

COLUMBUS: Officials unveiling butter sculptures of a cow and calf at the Ohio State Fair are ready to share names chosen for the pair after a social media contest.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Moscow subway chief fired after 22 killed in crash

Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity as they battle a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles... Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Epidemic

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Man accused of enslaving woman to be sentenced

FILE - This undated file photo released by the Ashland County Sheriff's Office shows Jessica L. CLEVELAND - A man accused of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in northeast Ohio is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.

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Cybercast News Service

Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

For the first time, working-class whites make up less than half of Ohio's eligible voters, part of a demographic shift in a key Midwestern swing state that is pushing political parties to widen their appeal beyond the once-dominant bloc.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, African-American

News Times

Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

David Vernon, 18, takes a break while reading on his porch in Columbus, Ohio, on Monday, July 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: African-American, US Politics, Barack Obama

News Herald

What to watch for during VA confirmation hearing

Bob McDonald will be in the congressional spotlight Tuesday, as he goes before the Senate committee charged with weighing his nomination to be the next Veterans Affairs secretary.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Marion Star

Ohio kids struggling with poverty

Ohio children are doing better in school, but facing greater social obstacles -- especially from poverty -- according to a national report released Monday.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

The Review

Editorials from around Ohio

On Tuesday, members of the State Board of Education witnessed something extraordinary.

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Related Topix: Prison, Lawrence County, OH, State Prisons, Opinion

WAND-TV Decatur

Clippers' future on line as probate trial resumes

A 15-year-old Palestinian-American from Florida who was taken into custody by Israeli security forces during a family visit to the Middle East says he was beaten and kicked so much he lost consciousness after the... A 15-year-old Palestinian-American from Florida who was taken into custody by Israeli security forces during a family visit to the ... (more)

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104.7 WTUE

Dad Faces Prison for Urging Daughter in Fight: 'Keep Hitting'

A fight that broke out between two Ohio teenage girls was caught on video and now, one of the fathers heard encouraging his daughter to hit harder is facing charges.

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