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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

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CINCINNATI (AP) - An attorney for the family of a man fatally shot by police at an Ohio Wal-Mart says surveillance video shows he "was killed without justification or cause" Attorney Michael Wright made the statement today following a meeting with state Attorney General Mike DeWine, whose office is investigating the August 5th shooting of 21-year-old John Crawford III in the Dayton suburb of Beavercreek.

WESTLAKE, Ohio (AP) - A 22-year-old man suspected of stabbing his parents at their suburban Cleveland home has been charged with felonious assault. Westlake police said in a statement today that a 58-year-old man was flown to a Cleveland hospital with life-threatening injuries, and his 56-year-old wife was in stable condition. Police say authorities learned about the stabbings after a hang-up 911 call last night and a subsequent callback by a dispatcher.

CINCINNATI (AP) - A 15-mile section of the Ohio River southeast of Cincinnati is closed after an estimated 5,000 to 8,000 gallons of fuel oil spilled into the waterway. A Duke Energy spokeswoman says the spill from a Duke power plant in New Richmond happened late last night.

CLEVELAND (AP) - Browns coach Mike Pettine has not picked his starting quarterback. Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel haven't convinced him they deserve the job. Pettine had been expected to announce whether Hoyer or Manziel, the hyped rookie, would start the September 7th opener at Pittsburgh. But the decision has been delayed and could carry through to Cleveland's third preseason game on Saturday.

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