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Ohio seeks stream pollution limits to fight algae

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Environmental regulators in Ohio want to set limits on the pollution in streams that feeds toxic algae on lakes in the state including Lake Erie, where the blooms threaten drinking water used by millions, northern Ohio's huge tourism industry and the health of fish.

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Rescued manatees leave Ohio zoos, back to Florida

CINCINNATI (AP) — Three female manatees have returned to Florida from two Ohio zoos in a rehabilitation program.

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Fearful witnesses an issue for Hamilton County prosecutors

CINCINNATI (AP) — Prosecutors in southwest Ohio's Hamilton County say witness intimidation continues to sometimes undermine their efforts in violent crime cases.

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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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Lake Erie algae a threat to Ohio drinking water

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toxins from blobs of algae on western Lake Erie are infiltrating water treatment plants along the shoreline, forcing cities to spend a lot more money to make sure their drinking water is safe.

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Columbus plagued by teen shootings

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — On average, a teen in Ohio's capital city is a victim of gun violence every day.

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Dying Ohio man on gurney leads daughter down aisle

CLEVELAND (AP) — A terminally ill Ohio man who arrived at his daughter's wedding by ambulance gave her away, from a hospital gurney.

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Springfield woman says intruders poured gas, set home ablaze

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman says two intruders robbed her and then set fire to her home as she tried to wake her four sleeping children.

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