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12/13/2014 4:31 PM
Finalists named for Edison statue
COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio commission will soon decide which artist makes the new statue of Thomas Edison for Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol.

12/13/2014 12:00 AM
Redistricting plan likely to go to voters
COLUMBUS — After years of big talk and no action, an early morning breakthrough on Friday set the stage for voters to decide next year whether to change a process that critics argue is routinely abused to stack the political deck in state legislative races.

12/13/2014 12:00 AM
State plans to reopen inmate camp
The Ohio corrections system in the spring is planning to reopen a prison “camp” on the grounds of Toledo Correctional Institution to handle a growing population of inmates, officials said Friday.

12/13/2014 12:00 AM
Gov. race's cash contest lopsided
COLUMBUS — The cash contest in the Ohio governor’s race ended up more lopsided than even the vote totals.

12/13/2014 12:00 AM
Survey says 49% optimistic for 2015
Consumer optimism in Ohio continues to rise, though a large share of northern Ohioans say they are no better off today than they were at the height of the recession, and just more than half say they don’t expect next year to be any better than this year.

12/12/2014 6:33 PM
Indiana teacher facing 13 felonies
ELKHART, Ind. — A northern Indiana middle school teacher accused of secretly video recording boys showering in a school locker room has been formally charged with 13 felony counts.

12/12/2014 6:23 PM
OSU getting more student housing
Columbus development firm Edwards Cos. is proposing to build a four-story student apartment building on Lane Avenue across from Ohio State University.

12/12/2014 2:25 PM
Man gets 5.5 years for Ohio VA Clinic shooting
DAYTON — A former Veterans Affairs employee who pleaded guilty to a charge of assault with a dangerous weapon in a VA hospital shooting that wounded his former co-worker in the ankle was sentenced Friday to 5 1/2 years in prison.

12/12/2014 2:16 PM
Longtime Rep. Dingell hospitalized
WASHINGTON — Rep. John Dingell, Congress’ longest serving member, was hospitalized for observation today and was resting comfortably, his spokesman said.

12/12/2014 11:54 AM
Cleveland boy was shot once by officer
CLEVELAND  — A 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun died from a single shot fired by a rookie police officer, according to an autopsy released today.