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Frank Freshwaters: ‘Shawshank Redemption’ Fugitive Captured

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Frank Freshwaters was captured after spending 56 years on the lam. Freshwaters, an Ohio man, escaped a Green Springs prison farm in 1959. Melbourne, Florida police officers caught the man the Shawshank Redemption movie was based upon, on Tuesday. Freshwaters, 79, was serving a 20-year sentence for violating terms of his manslaughter conviction when he… Read more »

John Kasich White House Run ‘Looks Pretty Good,’ Ohio Governor Says

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John Kasich says the White House run “looks pretty good.” The Ohio Governor once again discussed his presidential plans during the Sunday morning news shows. As previously reported by the Inquisitr, Governor Kasich said he had no desire to be vice-president. Governor Kasich created a political action committee several weeks ago to explore a possible… Read more »

Mono Mono Twins Born Holding Hands Celebrate First Birthday

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The mono mono twins born holding hands are celebrating their first birthday. The Ohio baby girls, Jenna and Jillian Thistlewaite, became an overnight sensation when photos of the babies holding hands were shared online. Mono mono twins are extremely rare. Monoamnioitic twins occur in about one in every 10,000 births. Such twins share the same… Read more »

Ohio Mom Deasia Watkins Won’t Stand Trial On Decapitating Her Baby Charges

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Ohio woman Deasia Watkins will not stand trial for allegedly decapitating her 3-month-old daughter. A Hamilton County court has deemed Watkins mentally incompetent and will be transferred to a Cincinnati “treatment facility” instead of potentially being sent to jail for the brutal murder of her own baby girl. Deasia Watkins, 20, was charged with aggravated… Read more »

Jamall Vaughn: 15-Year-Old Guilty Of Murdering Ohio Couple With Sledgehammer

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A 15-year-old boy, Jamall Vaughn, has pleaded guilty to killing a Ohio couple with a sledgehammer. According to the Mail, Vaughn, who was 14-years-old at the time of the murder, signed a guilty plea for aggravated murder last Friday. Vaughn and his 18-year-old friend, Shawn Ford, Jr., beat 59-year-old Margaret Schobert and 56-year-old Jeffrey Schobert… Read more »