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Xenia marks 40 years since deadly tornado

 

XENIA, Ohio (AP) — The mayor of a southwest Ohio city marking the 40th anniversary of a deadly tornado says the commemoration is focusing on survival and recovery but isn't a celebration.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Chemical leaks in building at Ohio nuclear plant

PERRY, Ohio (AP) — The operator of a northeast Ohio nuclear power plant says a refrigerant leaked from equipment in a building on the site, prompting air monitoring for the chemical.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Libertarian's request to be on Ohio ballot denied

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday denied a request from a Libertarian candidate seeking to force the state's elections chief to place his name on primary ballots.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Bond set at $2M for 3 charged after Ohio slaying

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man and two other adults charged with aggravated burglary and theft after the slaying of his grandfather are being held on $2 million bond each.

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Suspect in shooting at Kent State in custody

KENT, Ohio (AP) — A person suspected of firing a gunshot on the campus of Kent State University on Wednesday was captured later that night and was in custody at a hospital, campus officials said.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Ohio rape kit DNA tests yield 1,000-plus matches

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general says an initiative to test previously untested rape kits has led to more than 1,000 matches to DNA profiles in a law enforcement database.

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Charges accuse 2 Ohio teens of cancer scam theft

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — A northwest Ohio prosecutor says two teenage boys accused of soliciting donations for nonexistent cancer patients have been charged with theft as juveniles.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Ohio AEP customers to pay for post-windstorm fixes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators have decided American Electric Power customers will be charged a bit more over the next year to pay for over $57 million in repairs after severe windstorms in summer 2012.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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