Man holding ‘I am a bully sign’ jeered by neighbors

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An Ohio man ordered by a judge to carry a sign that reads, “I am a bully” was met with jeers and honking car horns as he sat on a busy street corner on Sunday.

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Bible in bus driver’s pocket stops two bullets, saves his life

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A bus driver who was shot in the chest was saved by a Bible in his pocket, leading police to believe that “some kind of intervention” took place. 

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Survivors of Cleveland kidnapping honored

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The “three extraordinary women” kidnapped by Ariel Castro and held hostage in his Cleveland house of horrors were honored by Ohio Gov. John Kasich in his annual courage awards Monday night.

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Ohio man’s wish fulfilled as he is buried on motorcycle

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The dying wish of an Ohio motorcycle aficionado that he be buried astride his beloved Harley-Davidson was fulfilled by his family — although it wasn’t easy.

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Ohio killer executed with untested two-drug cocktail

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An Ohio man who raped and stabbed to death a pregnant woman became the first person executed with a previously untested two-drug cocktail on Thursday, and witnesses reported he gasped for air for up to 15 minutes.

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Steubenville case: Four more charged, including superintendent, volunteer coach

An Ohio grand jury investigating an alleged cover-up in the Steubenville rape case has indicted four more people, including the school superintendent and an assistant football coach.

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Terminally ill man in Ohio attends daughter’s wedding via gurney

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A terminally ill man from Ohio was able to give his daughter away at her wedding Saturday — with the assistance of an all-volunteer hospital caravan.

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Ohio man finds 285 pounds of marijuana stashed in gun safe

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A man in western Ohio found 285 pounds of marijuana stuffed into a Mexican-made gun-storage safe that he recently purchased on the Internet, authorities said.

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Women who escaped long captivity in Cleveland post thank-you video

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"I want everyone to know how happy I am to be home," says Amanda Berry, shown here. She and two other Cleveland women who endured years of captivity before their dramatic escape in May posted a thank-you video.

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Ohio sinkhole swallows woman’s car

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A sinkhole swallowed a car with a woman inside on Wednesday in Toledo, Ohio, police said.

Pamela Knox, 60, was driving around noon when she noticed the car ahead of her was sinking but had managed to make it over a collapsing sinkhole, officials said.

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Disabled Ohio woman, daughter held captive in horrid conditions

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A cognitively disabled woman and her young daughter were held against their will in an Ohio home for more than two years, forced to perform manual labor, threatened by poisonous snakes, and beaten to scare them from ever escaping, authorities announced on Tuesday.

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Thousands rock the roll at Duct Tape Festival

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Duct tape can fix anything, even a festival.

Avon, Ohio is host to the 10th annual Duct Tape Festival this weekend and tens of thousands are attending for the crafty duct tape floats, costumes, parades and sculptures. Like many things involving duct tape, the festival’s concept was a fix born of a crisis.

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Bill for Ohio kidnapping victims would give cash, free health care and college

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The three Ohio women who were held captive in a Cleveland home for years, would get a quarter-million dollars apiece and other benefits if a state lawmaker has his way.

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Jury sides with teacher fired by Catholic school after artificial insemination

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A Roman Catholic archdiocese in Ohio must pay nearly $200,000 to a teacher who alleged she was fired after school officials learned she became pregnant through artificial insemination, a federal jury decided on Monday.

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