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Ohio firm accused of misspending funds on cars, tattoos

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Federal investigators say government money given to a northern Ohio company for work placement and parenting programs instead went to buy vehicles and cosmetic surgery.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 February 2016

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Authorities identify 2 men killed in southwest Ohio shooting

TROTWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities have identified two men killed in a double shooting at a southwestern Ohio house.

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Police: Remains of Ohio woman found at several locations

 

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Human remains found at several locations in northern Ohio over the weekend are believed to be those of one woman who was last seen in July, police said.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 February 2016

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Monument planned for 1901 fatal train crash

SAND CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Plans are in the works to put up a gravesite monument for a fatal train crash in rural southeastern Michigan in 1901.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 February 2016

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Authorities announce indictments in scrap yard investigation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Central Ohio authorities say grave markers, beer kegs, copper wire and tons of shredded plastic have been recovered in an investigation into illegal scrap yard activities.

Last Updated on Monday, 08 February 2016

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Columbus Zoo's polar bear cub named Nora after public vote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 3-month-old female polar bear cub at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will be named Nora.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 February 2016

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Ohio deputy fatally shoots suspect holding pellet gun

A deputy confronting a man who had just stabbed his wife fired two fatal shots after the man ignored several warnings to drop what turned out to be a pellet gun and said "it's time to die," an Ohio sheriff said Friday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 February 2016

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Bottled water urged for kids, pregnant women amid lead scare

SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — New advisories being sent to Ohio communities previously found to have high lead levels in tap water suggest children and pregnant women in those areas should instead drink bottled or filtered water.

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 February 2016

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