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Barack Obama Tells Democrats: 'I Need You To Come Through' In November
“Take off your bedroom slippers, put on your marching shoes," the former president said at a rally in Cleveland.
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Ohio Cop Accused Of Using Taser To Wake Sleeping Student
Officer Maryssa Boskoski may face criminal charges for using the weapon to stir a teen napping in class.
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Heroin-Fentanyl Mix Led To Drug Exposure Concerns At Prison
A total of 28 people in Ohio including corrections officers, nurses and one inmate were taken to a hospital for evaluation, with 24 requiring treatment, according to the highway patrol.
Police Find Ohio Teen Who Disappeared After He Witnessed Dad's Killing
Jacob Caldwell was discovered alive in a basement in Miami Township after he'd been missing for more than a year.
Federal Court OKs Suit Challenging Ohio's Gerrymandered Congressional Map
Obama carried Ohio in 2012, but Republicans have won the same 12 of the state's 16 House seats in every election this decade.
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Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s Handling Of Sexual Harassment Cases Fits A Troubling Pattern
The Republican is accused of tanking sexual harassment investigations into his friends and political allies.
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Ohio Secretary Of State Condemns False Claims About Voter Fraud
Websites like Breitbart claim that registered voters in the 12th congressional district were listed as being 116 years old.
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Ohio Special Election For U.S. House Seat Is Too Close To Call
Republican Troy Balderson is ahead in the 12th District, but the race has not been officially called.
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Democrats Might Just Flip This GOP-Held House Seat In Ohio
Donald Trump is right to be worried.
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Whoops! Trump Accidentally Tweeted The Wrong Candidate Endorsement
Trump seems to have mixed up his elections.
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Ohio Judge Orders Convict's Mouth Taped Shut
Convicted thief Franklyn Williams wouldn't stop talking during his sentencing hearing.
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Dying Progressive Activist Films Ad For Ohio Democrat In Close Election
Democrat Danny O'Connor will "protect health care for my family and yours," says Ady Barkan, an activist with ALS.
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Stormy Daniels Misdemeanor Charges Dropped After Ohio Strip Club Arrest
The porn actress had been charged with violating a rarely enforced state law.
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12-Year-Old Black Kid Has Police Called On Him For Mowing A Lawn
But the Cleveland-area kid and his family are getting the last laugh.
Ohio Cop Is Fired After Threatening To Jail Daughter's Boyfriend On Bogus Charges
"We'll make s**t up," the officer tells the teenager as he marches him to his patrol car.
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Ohio's Voter Purge Claims Another Casualty -- College Students
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If other states follow Ohio's lead, millions of college students may lose their voting rights when they next head to the polls.
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Cleveland House Explosion Ravages Neighborhood, Leaves 1 Dead
It's unclear what caused the explosion, which killed one woman and critically injured one man on Sunday afternoon.
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Driver Pulls Off Bizarre Backward Stunt Through More Than A Mile Of Traffic
Somehow, they made it through without a scratch.
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The ACLU Is Suing To Strike Down Ohio's Congressional Map
The civil liberties group says Ohio's map is so heavily gerrymandered, it violates the Constitution.
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Establishment GOP Notches Win In Ohio Primary For Vacant House Seat
Ohio state Sen. Troy Balderson now will face a Democrat in an Aug. 7 special election.
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Ohio Voters Pass Gerrymandering Reform Measure
The Ohio plan had overwhelming bipartisan support in the state legislature when lawmakers approved it for the May ballot.
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Ohio Voters Have A Chance To Do Something About Gerrymandering
Republicans currently benefit from gerrymandering in Ohio, but are supporting a ballot measure that could make the redistricting process more fair.
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Ohio Democrats Fret Over Dennis Kucinich’s Fringe Ties
“It's not just baggage. It's funky baggage. What Democrat is friendly with Assad?” one elected official said.
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Brothers Linked To Assad Gave Thousands To Dennis Kucinich's Ohio Political Machine
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
The former congressman is seeking the Democratic nomination in Ohio's gubernatorial race and recently revealed he accepted $20,000 from a pro-Assad group.
'Tell My Mom That I Love Her,' Dying Teen Told 911 Operator
The boy died while trapped in a van as authorities tried to find him.
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Ohio Legislator Says Students Should Be Able To Bring Guns To School
He has a very open idea of open carry.
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