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Ohioan gets life in prison for killing his parents

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for strangling his mother and fatally beating and shooting his father.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 November 2013

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Funding request delayed for vets' machines

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Lottery Commission has temporarily pulled a request to fund new gambling machines after a coalition of veterans' and fraternal organizations rejected the devices to replace video raffle machines deemed illegal.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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Poll: Ohio governor leading Democratic challenger

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new poll shows Ohio Gov. John Kasich is out in front of Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald with just under a year before the election.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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Adopted Ohio boy's alleged abandonment stirs worry

CINCINNATI (AP) — The case of an Ohio couple who face abandonment charges for giving their 9-year-old adopted son to child welfare officials has sparked concerns among adoptees, adoptive parents and others.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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Chillicothe teacher who kept students in rain reprimanded

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — The superintendent of a south-central Ohio district says an elementary school teacher who made misbehaving students stand in the rain as punishment has been reprimanded.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Monday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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DeWine: New rape-case charges can help community

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Long-anticipated charges against adults implicated in the aftermath of a 16-year-old girl's rape offer the community a chance to begin healing after the case that was dogged by allegations of a cover-up, according to Ohio's attorney general.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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Nuclear waste burial debate produces odd alliances

KINCARDINE, Ontario (AP) — Ordinarily, a proposal to bury radioactive waste in a scenic area that relies on tourism would inspire "not in my backyard" protests from local residents — and relief in places that were spared.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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