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Police investigating deaths of 4 in Defiance

DEFIANCE, Ohio (AP) — Sheriff's deputies sought out relatives and friends of the victims Friday for clues to a motive in the apparent triple-murder and suicide that left a couple, their daughter and teenage granddaughter dead in rural northwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Ohio college students need developmental classes

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A report says that more than one-third of 2012 high school graduates entering Ohio colleges for the first time required developmental classes in English or math to get up to speed.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Harness racing debuts at new track

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio raceway is debuting a new track and a new indoor grandstand with the beginning of its inaugural racing season.

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Man convicted in slaying of Dayton choir director

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio jury has convicted a man of the fatal shooting of a church choir director.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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2 northeast Ohio power plants closing early

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — FirstEnergy Corp. is planning to close two northeast Ohio power plants earlier than initially planned.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Ohio Gov. Kasich: Wealth OK but not materialism

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich criticized materialistic views that money and cars bring fulfillment, while also saying Thursday that he did not see anything wrong with wealth.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Appeals court rejects Ohio inmate's stun gun claim

CINCINNATI (AP) — A divided appeals court has rejected an Ohio jail inmate's claims that deputies used excessive force when shocking him with a stun gun at the jail and later at a hospital.

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 February 2014

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Floating restaurant breaks free on Ohio River

COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A floating restaurant broke free from its moorings on the Kentucky shoreline of the Ohio River and floated freely before being recaptured after more than an hour.

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 February 2014

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