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Baby pulled from pond dies in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 9-month-old baby died after being pulled by divers from a southwest Ohio retention pond into which her stroller had rolled, authorities said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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Transport for charter schools costs Ohio taxpayers

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio taxpayers are largely footing the bill for public school buses that are driving farther to transport students attending the state's charter schools, a newspaper investigation found.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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United cuts more nonstop flights out of Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — United Airlines is cutting more nonstop flights from Cleveland's main airport after deciding to drop its money-losing hub there.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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Dayton firms get large defense contracts

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Defense says it has awarded multimillion contracts to two Dayton-area companies.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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Central Ohio mumps outbreak grows to 111 cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public health officials tracking a growing outbreak of mumps in central Ohio say four-fifths of the cases confirmed so far are linked to Ohio State University.

Last Updated on Monday, 31 March 2014

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Ohio groups offer help on health care deadline day

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health care advocates in Ohio took last-minute phone calls and met one-on-one with individuals trying to obtain health insurance Monday, the deadline to sign up under President Barack Obama's law.

Last Updated on Monday, 31 March 2014

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Deadline extended for Ohio energy assistance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The long, cold winter has been a drain on many household budgets in Ohio, so the state is extending the deadline for lower-income people to apply for heating assistance.

Last Updated on Monday, 31 March 2014

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Cincinnati Zoo's only female Sumatran rhino dies

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo says the death of its only female Sumatran rhino is a blow to a breeding program aimed at saving the critically endangered species.

Last Updated on Monday, 31 March 2014

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