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Man Charged in Death of Md. Toddler Found in Backpack in Creek

A man suspected in the death of a 1-year-old Maryland boy found inside a backpack in a central Ohio creek has been charged with murder after the toddler’s mother agreed to cooperate with prosecutors.



Man Charged With Taking Girl From Md. to Ohio for Sex

An Ohio man has been charged with taking a 15-year-old girl from Maryland to Ohio to engage in criminal sexual activity.


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Coroner Rules Maryland Toddler’s Death Homicide

The death of a Maryland toddler who was brought to Ohio by his mother during a trip to see a high school friend has been ruled a homicide, a coroner said Friday.


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Funds Sought Online for Md. Toddler’s Funeral

A relative of a Frederick toddler found dead in an Ohio creek is raising funds to pay for his funeral and other expenses.


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Police: Body of Missing Frederick Toddler Found in Ohio Creek

Police on Tuesday were searching for a 14-month-old Maryland boy after they say his mother admitted she left him on the front porch of a stranger’s home in Columbus days ago.


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Democrats Name 3 Finalists To Host 2016 Convention

Democrats have narrowed the list of contenders for their 2016 national convention to three cities: Columbus in Ohio, New York and Philadelphia.


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Same-Sex Couples File Supreme Court Appeal

Same-sex couples seeking the right to marry are asking the Supreme Court to settle the issue of gay marriage nationwide.


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Supreme Court Puts Off Start Of Early Voting In Ohio

A divided Supreme Court has put off the start of early voting in Ohio, which had been set to begin Tuesday.


Pyongyang says it his holding Jeffrey Edward Fowle for "committing acts inconsistent with the purpose of a tourist visit." (Photo of Kim Jong Un credit:Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

North Korea Says It Is Holding An American Tourist

Pyongyang says it his holding Jeffrey Edward Fowle for “committing acts inconsistent with the purpose of a tourist visit.”


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Court Critical Of Ohio Law Punishing Campaign Lies

The Supreme Court is expressing serious doubts about the constitutionality of an Ohio law that bars people from making false statements about political candidates during a campaign.