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Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 3:06 PM

The last 12 months may well mark the beginning of the end for the death penalty in America.This has been an inauspicious year for state-sponsored death. For the first time in recent history, a state other than Texas executed more men than any other state. Missouri executed 10 men and Texas executed eight men. Not to be outdone, Texas also executed two women.

Updated Dec 16, 2014 at 10:55 PM

Students were not allowed to stop at their lockers as they left for the day.

Updated Dec 12, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Springfield residents help to fill township cruiser with toys, food and gifts for families in need.

Posted Nov 24, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Safety costs are going up.

Updated Nov 21, 2014 at 10:02 AM

Michael Giorgio, the former chief financial officer at the Jackson Township-based direct-marketing company, was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court after pleading guilty earlier this year to charges of violating federal election law and...

Updated Nov 20, 2014 at 1:50 PM

Federal agents arrested a North Canton man who police believe has been taking nude photos of boys for three decades.

Updated Nov 19, 2014 at 4:37 PM

The suit had sought an $88,511 judgment against Maier for the salary and benefits he was paid during his first stint as Stark County sheriff.

Updated Nov 14, 2014 at 12:15 PM

As he has throughout the federal investigation and court case, Suarez maintained that he did not violate the law despite his conviction for obstruction of justice by witness tampering. He didn't veer from that stance during the sentencing hearing.

Updated Nov 7, 2014 at 2:46 PM

Mark A. Kershey was accused of swindling more than $4 million from the J.M. Smucker Co.

Posted Oct 24, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Police Chief John Smith and Springfield Local Schools Assistant Superintendent Chuck Sincere introduced a new program for truancy at the October trustees meeting.

Updated Oct 17, 2014 at 3:11 PM

The park is asking anyone who has information about the bird's whereabouts to call Brian Andrews, law enforcement manager for the Northeast district of Ohio State Parks.

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