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Westerville Man Gets 100 Months In Prison For Tax Scheme

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12:16PM
August
22, 2014

The mastermind of a $3.5 tax fraud scheme that unraveled because the conspirators misspelled the names of common cities on forms has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison.

Ohio’s Lethal Injection Expert Ends Role

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Ohio and other states have lost an 'expert witness' in lethal injection death penalty cases.
11:51AM
August
20, 2014

A leading expert witness for states defending their lethal injection methods has ended his role, creating another potential hurdle for Ohio and other states scrambling to find workable execution systems.

Dozens Seek Release Of Video In Wal-Mart Shooting

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10:42AM
August
19, 2014

A crowd of about 100 people gathered at the Ohio Attorney General’s office to call for the release of store security video in the fatal police shooting of a man at a Dayton-area Wal-Mart.

Chevy Truck Was Most Stolen Vehicle In Ohio In 2013

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Nationally, the Honda Accord was the most frequently stolen car last year, regardless of model year.
11:56AM
August
18, 2014

For the second year in a row, Ohio auto thieves were most fond of a truck in 2013.

2 Teens Shot Outside Columbus Club After Fight

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The shootings happened at Cub Questions
7:14PM
August
17, 2014

Police say two teens were shot in the parking lot of a Columbus club after a fight.

Columbus Rally Part Of National Protest

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Sam Gresham of Common Cause Ohio speaks at a Thursday rally denouncing police violence.
9:09AM
August
15, 2014

Dozens of locals gathered at a downtown Columbus park Thursday night to remember victims of police violence.

West High Students Eligible For Vouchers After New Report Cards

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The state revised some district and school ratings after an investigation into "scrubbing" of attendance data.
8:03AM
August 14, 2014

The lowering of state report card scores for some Columbus schools could be good news for students in at least one Columbus school.

OSU: No Record Of Police At “Midnight Ramp” March

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A band alumni group says dozens have witnessed police at the events, and the lack of documentation probably indicates it was just "one of those wink-and-nod cool traditions."
10:58AM
August
13, 2014

Ohio State officials say there is no recent record of campus police attending an annual ritual where marching band members entered Ohio Stadium in their underwear.

Teen Charged In Fatal Shooting Of 14-Year-Old Girl

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Kirwin was fatally shot outside a home at 147 Dana Ave. in the Franklinton neighborhood.
9:02AM
August
13, 2014

Police say they’ve arrested a 16-year-old boy in the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old girl on a Franklinton street.

State Changing Report Card Grades For 20 Columbus Schools

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The Ohio Department of Education is changing the report-card ratings for 20 Columbus schools that had cheated their way to better grades.
8:41AM
August
13, 2014

The Ohio Department of Education is changing the report-card ratings for 20 Columbus schools that had cheated their way to better grades.