#Ohio

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Ohio accused Google of favoring own products, websites in search results. ( Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • Ohio on Tuesday declared Google as much a public utility as an electric company
  • Attorney general  Yost accused Google of favoring its own products
  • Ohio was among some three dozen US states that filed a federal lawsuit accusing Google of abusing its market dominance

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US states have an innovative plan to get more people vaccinated. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced "Vax-a-Million" lottery a week ago
  • The eastern state of Maryland unveiled a lottery programme of its own
  • In New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a lottery scratch-off program

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Ohio State employee Stacey Boyer, left, receives a Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. (Photo credit: File/AP/PTI)

  • Ohio, on Friday, saw the highest number of people getting vaccinated
  • The lottery named prompted more than 25,400 shots to be administered on Friday
  • Ohio's governor Mike DeWine unveiled the lottery last Wednesday

.Columbus, OH, USA
Adam Coy was subsequently dismissed from the police force and faces murder charges. (Photo credit: AP/PTI)

  • Ohio Police has agreed to pay $10 million to family of an unarmed Black man who was killed by a police officer last year
  • Andre Hill, 47, was shot dead on December 22 by Columbus police officer Adam Coy
  • Attorney Zach Klein said the $10 million settlement is the largest in the history of the midwestern city

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The state is also offering a scholarship for vaccinated under-17-year-olds . (Representational Image: Unsplash)

  • Ohio will give a $1 million prize away every week for five weeks
  • The lottery will be open to adults who have received at least one dose of COVID vaccine
  • The first winner will be announced on May 26

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A crowd gathers next to the spot where George Floyd was murdered at George Floyd Square after a guilty verdict was announced at the trial of Derek Chauvin. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • The police killing of another African American cast a shadow over prospects for change
  • Authorities in Ohio released body camera footage of an officer fatally shooting a 16-year-old Black girl, Ma'Khia Bryant
  • Police in Ohio's largest city urged against a rush to judgment in the case

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A footage of the incident showed the cop coming out of his car. (Photo Credit: UnSplash)

  • A teenage girl in Ohio was shot and killed by Columbus police on Tuesday
  • It appeared that the girl swung a knife at two other girls who were there
  • Officials of the Columbus Division of Police showed a part of the footage

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"I'm grateful to the people of Ohio for putting their trust in me," Steve Stivers said in a statement on Twitter. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@RepSteveStivers)

  • Steve Stivers will leave the US Congress next month
  • He is set to become the CEO and president of the Ohio Chamber of Commerce
  • There will be 211 Republicans left against 218 Democrats in the US House

Joe Biden had signed the $1.9 trillion economic stimulus package to help revive the US economy affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo Credit: Facebook Screengrab/The White House)

  • Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost argued that the government was seeking to "commandeer" state taxing authority
  • The lawsuit is the most serious legal salvo against the signature element of Biden's economic agenda
  • The case is reminiscent of challenges to the Affordable Care Act

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Former US President Donald Trump is the only President who was impeached by the House of Representatives twice (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Max Miller was Trump's deputy campaign manager for the 2020 elections
  • Miller got "complete and total" support of the former US President
  • A total of 10 Republican Representatives voted to impeach Trump