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Ohio Photographer Shot By Deputy While Setting Up For Photos

A small Ohio news organization said one of its photographers was shot by a sheriff’s deputy Monday night while he was setting up to take photos of a lighting storm. Photographer Andy Grimm “had his camera in his hand” when he was shot in his side by a Clark County sheriff’s deputy in New Carlisle after exiting…

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Cops Punch Man During Arrest For ‘Rolling Through’ Stop Sign

A video has now gone viral and it clearly shows everything that’s wrong with the ever-expanding police state in the United States. The incident, involving 25-year-old Richard Hubbard III, unfolded Saturday morning in the Cleveland suburb of Euclid, Ohio, in what was meant to be a routine traffic stop, the Washington Post reports. But once again, police…

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Ohio Woman Calls 911 After Snake Got Stuck To Her Face

An Ohio woman called 911 Thursday to report that the large boa constrictor she rescued had attached itself to her nose. Her pleas for help were elevated when rescue workers found out that the snake had also wrapped itself around the woman, attempting to cut off her blood and oxygen supply. The victim, a 45-year-old…

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Watch: Cop Has to Chase His Own Car After Forgetting to Put It in Park

While a police officer in Ohio was conducting a traffic stop, his own vehicle tried to flee the scene. In what might be one of the strangest police pursuits ever caught on camera, an as-yet unnamed Miami County sheriff’s deputy had to chase down and stop his cruiser as it rolled backward into an intersection…

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Ohio Church Attempts To Help Deal With The Opioid Epidemic

Drug use, and particularly the use of often fatal opioids, is now an epidemic in the United States. But one church is actually trying to do something about it. Instead of blaming the addict, the Holy Family Church in Cincinnati, Ohio, is handing out Narcan. Jeremy Bouer, who works for the Holy Family Church says that…

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Ohio Shocker: 793 Million Opioid Drug Doses Prescribed in One Year

The state government of Ohio has filed a lawsuit against five drug companies: Teva, Allergen, Johnson & Johnson, Purdue, and Endo. The suit accuses these companies of unlawful marketing practices that have led to Ohio’s opioid addiction “problem.” Here’s the big one: the suit states that, in 2012, a staggering 793 million doses of opioid…

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Video: Missing Woman Rescued From Pit Under Her Neighbor’s Shed

In a chilling case that is reminiscent of the plot line in the horror story Silence of the Lambs, a woman was held captive in a pit under a neighbor’s shed. Earlier today, Jennifer Elliott, age 30, was rescued from the pit in her neighbor Dennis Dunn’s backyard in Blanchester, Ohio. Elliott’s mother reported her missing around…

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