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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press at 1:40 a.m. EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to visit suburban Cleveland on Wednesday to meet with small business owners. The White House says Pence will hear from business owners and their employees at Tendon Manufacturing Inc. The vice president also is expected to make formal remarks at the metal fabrication company.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio woman set on fire by her ex-boyfriend and whose injuries prompted legislation that would allow longer sentences for crimes that permanently maim or disfigure victims has died. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien confirmed Tuesday that 33-year-old Judy Malinowski has died after being hospitalized for nearly two years. O'Brien says his office is working with Gahanna police and the original arson investigator to determine whether a homicide case can be pursued.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - U.S. Sen. Rob Portman announced his opposition to the current Senate health care bill as the vote was delayed on Tuesday, after days of political pummeling.Portman was among senators who faced intense pressure back home to oppose the measure.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - U.S. Rob Portman has announced his opposition to the current Senate health care bill after days of political pummeling that ended with the vote delayed. The Ohio Republican issued a statement Tuesday after the Senate delayed its vote and after he had been subjected to baseball game flyovers, demonstrations and other pressures to oppose the bill. Portman says he continues to have concerns about the Medicaid policies in the bill.

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