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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A condemned killer in Ohio has arrived at the death house ahead of his scheduled execution Wednesday as several requests for a delay are before the U.S. Supreme Court. A prisons department spokeswoman said Ronald Phillips got to the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville around 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, about 24 hours before he is set to die in Ohio's first execution in more than three years.

NEW YORK (AP) - Two Ohio college students who connected on Tinder have finally met after three years of excuses on the dating platform. Josh Avsec posted the correspondence to Twitter this month and Tinder offered to send him and Michelle Arendas on an overdue date to a city of their choosing. The Kent State University students met Tuesday on ABC's "Good Morning America" before heading to the Hawaiian island of Maui.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Ohio on Tuesday as the U.S. Senate will vote on whether to open debate on legislation to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's health care law. Ohioans have mixed feelings about Republicans' efforts. Some who rely on government assistance say they're having trouble sleeping at night because they're worried about their medical expenses. Others are hopeful the Republican plan will make things more affordable for them.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Regulators of Ohio's budding medical marijuana industry have received approval to spend an additional $6 million over the next two years on projects including a seed-to-sale tracking system. The funds for the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program were approved Monday, adding to the previously approved $5 million. Officials say the program will repay the state using revenue from licensing fees.

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