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Columbus police probe underground explosions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Columbus were trying to determine the source of several explosions downtown overnight that blew off manhole covers, set off fire alarms and flooded emergency responders with calls.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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Lancaster man avoids jail in death of unborn baby

 

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio father-to-be, who was speeding when he caused a traffic accident that led to the death of his unborn baby, has avoided jail time.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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Man admits guilt in Celina slaying of father, daughter

 

CELINA, Ohio (AP) — One of two men charged in the 2011 home-invasion slayings of a disabled man and his daughter at their western Ohio farmhouse has pleaded guilty.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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Ohio boy dies when stove falls on him

WHITEHALL, Ohio (AP) — Police in a central Ohio suburb say a 4-year-old boy died when he apparently pulled a kitchen stove on top of himself.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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January storm could be one of Ohio's costliest

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio insurance officials say the early January polar vortex deep freeze will end up being one of the costliest winter storms in the state in recent decades.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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Worker killed, another injured in Ohio accident

SOUTH LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an electric company lineman was killed and another was injured in an accident in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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Worker charged in Ohio group home resident's death

CINCINNATI (AP) — A care provider has been charged with murder in the death of a southwestern Ohio group home resident who had Down Syndrome and cerebral palsy.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 February 2014

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FitzGerald to challenge Ohio's early voting rules

CLEVELAND (AP) — The leader of Ohio's largest county says he plans to challenge a new state law that bars county elections boards from mailing unsolicited, absentee-ballot applications.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 February 2014

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