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Zoo euthanizes cheetah featured in National Geographic show

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo says a 15-year-old cheetah once featured on a National Geographic special has been euthanized.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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NE Ohio family claims 2nd million-dollar Powerball prize

CLEVELAND (AP) — Four people from a Cleveland-area family have claimed the second of three million-dollar prizes won in Ohio in the drawing for a $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Prosecutor ordered to pay Ohio newspaper $25K in legal fees

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio prosecutor has been ordered to pay more than $25,000 to a newspaper for its legal costs in challenging his decision to withhold a 911 dispatcher's recorded call to a murder suspect.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Slain Ohio police dog's partner may get new K-9 from Texas

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio officer whose police dog died after being shot during a burglary investigation will visit Texas in search of a new K-9 partner.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016

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Ex-Ohio officer to appear in court on sexual assault charges

CLEVELAND (AP) — A former policeman in suburban Cleveland has pleaded not guilty to charges that include rape, menacing by stalking and misuse of a law enforcement database.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 January 2016

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Ohio still looking into fatal overpass collapse year later

CINCINNATI (AP) — A state analysis of a highway overpass collapse that killed a construction worker in southwestern Ohio has yet to be completed a year later, and lawsuits over the accident continue as the man's family struggles with his loss.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 January 2016

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Petition opposing nuke waste burial sent to Canadian leaders

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Opponents of a plan to bury waste from nuclear power plants less than a mile from Lake Huron have submitted a petition with more than 92,000 signatures to Canada's top environment official.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 January 2016

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Ohio's Medicare counseling programs tops national rankings

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio program designed to help Medicare beneficiaries understand complex health care benefits and options has been named the best of its kind in the nation.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 January 2016

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