Judge Suspended Without Pay After Conviction

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The Ohio Supreme Court Tuesday suspended a Hamilton County judge after she was convicted of one count of contract tampering.
1:41PM
October
21, 2014

The Ohio Supreme Court has suspended a southwest Ohio juvenile judge without pay after she was found guilty last week of a single felony count.

Driver Sentenced To 30 Months After Marine’s Death

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Driver of hit-and-run fatality is sentenced to 30 months in prison.
10:42AM
October
21, 2014

An Ohio driver has been sentenced to 30 months in prison after a hit-and-run crash killed a U.S. Marine from Virginia.

Fewer Younger Drivers On The Road

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8:32AM
October
21, 2014

State figures show the number of people in Ohio ages 16 to 20 who obtained a driver’s license dropped 8.5 percent in the last decade.

LawmakersTo Feds: Step Up Ebola Response In Ohio

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Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown was among other Ohio representatives who asked for greater federal help with Ohio in the state.
3:50PM
October 20, 2014

Ohio members of Congress are calling on the federal government to step up assistance to state health officials as it revises safety protocols to stem the spread of Ebola.

Ohio Panel Approves Funding For Ebola Protection

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A state agency Monday voted to approve increased spending for Ebola protection equipment.
3:45PM
October
20, 2014

A legislative panel in Ohio has approved a funding request to help pay for more protective gear for health care workers if the state has a suspected or confirmed case of Ebola.

State: Ebola Monitoring Continues, Contacts Drop

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State officials continue to monitor dozens of residents who may have come in contact with a nurse diagnosed with Ebola.
12:19PM
October
20, 2014

The state says it’s continuing to monitor dozens of people who had contact with a nurse who tested positive for the Ebola virus.

Judge Keeps 2 Libertarians From Ohio’s Fall Ballot

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Charlie Earl (left) and Steven Linnaberry.
5:50PM
October
18, 2014

A federal judge has denied two disqualified Libertarian candidates access to Ohio’s fall ballot.

Ohio Statehouse Rally Protests Wal-Mart Shooting

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John Crawford III was fatally shot by police inside a Beavercreek Walmart store.
5:38PM
October
18, 2014

A student group led a protest outside Ohio’s Statehouse as it pushes for more action in the fatal shooting of a man in a suburban Dayton Wal-Mart store.

More Than 100 Monitored For Ebola Symptoms In Ohio

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The Ebola virus.
5:30PM
October
18, 2014

Health officials in Ohio are monitoring more than 100 people following the visit by a Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola shortly after returning to Texas from the Cleveland area.