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Veterans are flocking to college as wars wind down

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Adam Fisher isn't your typical college freshman.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013

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Ohio DUI video confessor seeks reduced sentence

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who confessed in an online video to causing a fatal wrong-way crash after a night of drinking should receive a sentence well below the maximum of eight years to send a message about the value of taking responsibility, his attorneys argue in a court filing.

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Kroger names Ellis as next president, COO

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kroger said Thursday that Michael Ellis, senior vice president of retail divisions, will become its president and chief operating officer at the start of the new year.

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Ohio doc faces more charges in unneeded surgeries

CINCINNATI (AP) — More charges have been filed against a Cincinnati spine doctor accused of performing unnecessary surgeries in Ohio and Kentucky and billing health care programs millions of dollars, according to court documents released Thursday.

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Ohio AG to crack down on veterans' raffle machines

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general has ordered veterans and fraternal groups to stop operating electronic raffle machines that he describes as illegal slot games.

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Ohio livestock prices

 

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service is unavailable due to the federal government's partial shutdown.

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HHS chief urges consumers enroll in health system

CINCINNATI (AP) — Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Wednesday that while online enrollment in the new federal health care system has not been without technical problems, anyone who had difficulties should try again.

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House leader questions governor's Medicaid request

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House speaker said he has concerns about whether the governor's move to get Medicaid expansion funding through a legislative panel and bypass the full General Assembly violates the Ohio Constitution.

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