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School Takes Precautions After Social App Threats

A high school in southwest Ohio has banned backpacks and cellphones after a string of threats against the school were made on an anonymous social media application.


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Passenger Charged In Pre-Flight Cellphone Dispute

Cleveland authorities say a traveler who refused to turn off his cellphone and fought with flight attendants as a plane taxied for takeoff has been jailed and charged with aggravated disorderly conduct.


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Man Sentenced To 40 Years For Coaxing A 12-Year-Old Girl To Send Explicit Photos

A convicted sex offender in Ohio has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for coaxing a 12-year-old girl to send him sexually explicit photos and videos on her cellphone.


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Ohio Man Who Told Kids He Was Santa Had Child Porn

A 65-year-old northeast Ohio man with a flowing white beard who often told neighborhood children that he was Santa Claus has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for having child pornography on his computer.


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Ohio Study: Heavy Online Use Can Mean Anxiousness

College students reading this story and others online for hours may become more anxious and less happy.


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AT&T Warns Cellphones Can Easily Spread Flu

AT&T’s chief medical officer is warning that cellphones can easily spread the flu because they’re one of the few devices that regularly come in close contact with the face.


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