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  1. Federal judge allows open phone line during Ohio executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Morning Journal

    This undated file photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction shows death row inmate Robert Van Hook, convicted of fatally strangling and stabbing David Self in 1985 after meeting him in a Cincinnati bar. Ohio Gov. John Kasich won't spare Van Hook's life, the Republican governor announced Friday, June 29, 2018, following the Ohio Parole Board's recommendation to deny mercy even though Van Hook's attorneys argued he should receive clemency due to a history of abuse and untreated mental illness.

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  2. Police say they made an 'error' in arresting Stormy DanielsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | Morning Journal

    In this May 23, 2018 file photo, porn actress Stormy Daniels speaks during a ceremony for her receiving a City Proclamation and Key to the City in West Hollywood, Calif. Daniels was arrested at an Ohio strip club and is accused of letting patrons touch her in violation of a state law, her attorney said early Thursday, July 12. While Daniels was performing at Sirens, a strip club in Columbus, some patrons touched her in a "non-sexual" way, her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, told The Associated Press.

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  3. Lady Justice due for upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | Morning Journal

    County commissioners on Tuesday approved a $48,000 contract with R.J. Kunkle to have work done starting at the catwalk around the top of the stonework right to Lady Justice on the top. Commissioner Jim Hoppel said Lady Justice is currently missing her scales of justice, which she used to hold.

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  4. Columbus opens learning center with 'Smart City' messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 1 | Morning Journal

    By JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio's capital wants to get smart - and it's launched an interactive learning center to get people to buy in. The Smart Columbus Experience Center opened to the public Saturday.

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  5. OSU's appropriate responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 28 | Morning Journal

    Give The Ohio State University officials credit for handling a sex abuse scandal the way it ought to be done - openly, with apparent concern for victims, and an intensive effort to get the whole truth. A few months ago, it came to light that a now-deceased doctor is alleged to have been involved in sexual misconduct against OSU student athletes and perhaps others on campus.

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  6. Man faces charges in buggy crash that killed teen, hurt 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 24 | Morning Journal

    Authorities say an Ohio man who struck an Amish buggy from behind, killing a teenage boy and injuring his father and younger brother, has been jailed and charged with vehicular homicide and driving under the influence. The Columbus Dispatch reports the crash occurred Friday afternoon on State Route 3 in central Ohio's Knox County.

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  7. New sentencing date for man who tried to help Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Morning Journal

    This undated photo provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office in Columbus, Ohio, shows Aaron Daniels. A reduced prison sentence is appropriate for Daniels who tried to help the Islamic State group, a defense attorney argued ahead of a June 7, 2018, sentencing, citing the defendant's youth, his remorse and his mental health struggles.

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  8. Marijuana dispensary coming to ELORead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | Morning Journal

    The Ohio State Board of Pharmacy has chosen a location on Dresden Avenue as the only site in Columbiana County where a medical marijuana dispensary will be located, one of 56 sites state-wide. FarmaceuticalRX LLC was granted a provisional license for 1865 Dresden Ave., which has most recently been the site of a photography studio.

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  9. Lawyer for Ohio terrorism suspect seeks reduced sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2018 | Morning Journal

    By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio - A reduced prison sentence is appropriate for an Ohio man who tried to help the Islamic State group, a defense attorney argued ahead of a June 7 sentencing, citing the defendant's youth, his remorse and his mental health struggles. At issue is the case of Aaron Daniels of Columbus, who pleaded guilty last July to a charge accusing him of attempting to travel to Libya to join the group.

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  10. Auditor wants to be part of case over e-school closureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Ohio's auditor is asking to formally get involved in court proceedings over the dismantling of what used to be the state's largest online charter school. Republican Auditor Dave Yost's office took steps to preserve computer data from the now-closed Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow but so far hasn't been a party to the case before a Franklin County judge overseeing the closure of ECOT.

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  11. Ohio bill would shift courts away from requiring cash bailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Morning Journal

    By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio - Judges would assess defendants' likelihood of skipping out on court appearances based on a variety of factors instead of a strict system of cash bail, under measures being considered by Ohio lawmakers. The current bail system rewards those with money, even if they pose a greater threat to society than other offenders who can't afford bail, House GOP Reps. 3 comments

  12. Ohio killer says he can't afford shoes thanks to court costsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2018 | Morning Journal

    This undated photo provided by Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections shows David Braden. Court-ordered costs owed by Braden, a death row inmate who killed his girlfriend and her 83-year-old father are keeping the prisoner so poor he can't afford basics like shoes or boots, civil rights lawyers say.

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  13. Paula FauverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Survivors include two sons, Justin Fauver of Washington state and Joshua Fauver of Columbus; a daughter, Jeanne Fauver Lewis of Colorado Springs, Colo.; four sisters, Margaret Llano and Norma Beiry, both of Florida, Mary Altman Elerick of Ohio and Elzina Briggs of Virginia; three brothers, David Altman and Thomas Altman of Ohio and Donald Altman of Florida; and two granddaughters. A memorial service with military honors will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Oakdale Cemetery.

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  14. Cop responding to 'violent confrontation' shoots, kills manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Morning Journal

    By JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio - Authorities said Sunday they were reviewing a suburban Ohio community's second fatal police shooting in a year's time after an officer shot and killed a suspect who a 911 caller described attacking a woman as she screamed. Kettering Police Chief Christopher Protsman said the at an apartment in the suburb of Dayton, southwest of Columbus, was reported to police just after 11 p.m. Saturday.

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  15. Recently identified Marine to receive military burialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Morning Journal

    By HOLLY ZACHARIAH, The Columbus Dispatch COLUMBUS, Ohio - All she knows is a few stories - stories that reach back more than seven decades. They are stories of the hijinks of Harold V. Thomas and Robert Thomas when they played as kids in their family's neighborhood on Columbus' South Side a lifetime ago.

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  16. Obama man Cordray, populist Kucinich in Ohio governor fightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Morning Journal

    By JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio - A former consumer watchdog under President Barack Obama is fighting an unexpectedly close Democratic gubernatorial primary in Ohio against an ex-congressman with a catchy populist slogan. In final ads headed into Tuesday's primary, Democrat Richard Cordray used his wife, Peggy, to lovingly push back against the perception that he's a bore.

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  17. EPA turns down Salem bid for brownfield grantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Morning Journal

    The city was unsuccessful in securing another Environmental Protection Agency brownfield grant, Service/Safety Director Ken Kenst advised council Tuesday. The city had applied for an additional $300,000 in a grant renewal, but Kenst reported that out of 625 applications, only 220 grants were awarded and only two of those were in Ohio.

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  18. Floyd GuterbaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Morning Journal

    He is survived by his loving wife, Beckie, his daughter, Lori Vogel; and son, Lee Guterba; step-daughters, Amy Arntzen, April Jimeson and Abbe Hugon. He is also survived by his sister, Twila Telego and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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  19. Salem seeks support for sidewalk workRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Morning Journal

    Residents, groups and businesses are being asked to write letters in favor of a proposed grant application for repairing sidewalks in downtown Salem. Wierzbicki spoke during a required public meeting for the sidewalk improvement project Wednesday in city hall council chambers.

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  20. Ohio man accused in terror plot seeks early prison releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Morning Journal

    This undated file photo provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office shows Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud. A federal judge has set a new sentencing date for Mohamud, an Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S. Defendant Mohamud, of Columbus, pleaded guilty in August 2015 to supporting terrorism and making false statements to authorities.

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