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December logged as Ohio's deadliest month for fires in 2014

CINCINNATI (AP) — A string of multiple-fatality home blazes made December Ohio's deadliest fire month of 2014 and pushed the year's death toll to 115.

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 January 2015

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Family of mentally ill woman who died in custody sues

CLEVELAND (AP) — Relatives of a woman who died after they say two Cleveland police officers slammed her to the ground face first, put a knee in her back and then handcuffed her filed a civil rights lawsuit Wednesday against the city and the officers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Police shoot man at Columbus airport

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman for the Columbus airport says a police officer has shot someone just outside the airport terminal.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Officer who shot boy applied at agency now investigating him

CLEVELAND (AP) — A rookie police officer who fatally shot a 12-year-old Cleveland boy carrying a pellet gun is being investigated by a law enforcement agency that passed on hiring the officer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Former auto executive going to prison in price-fixing case

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department says a former sales executive with a Japanese auto parts manufacturer has agreed to plead guilty to fixing prices for parts sold to automakers in the U.S.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Ohio couple married for 69 years die just 8 hours apart

 

TIFFIN, Ohio (AP) — A couple married for 69 years died eight hours apart in hospice care in northwest Ohio, and their son says it wasn't surprising for a pair who did everything together.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Oil leak affects hundreds of birds in northwest Ohio

BRYAN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in far northwest Ohio say hundreds of birds have been rescued from the area where waste oil leaked from a storage tank into a creek.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Frigid temperatures bear down on Ohio in wake of snowfall

CINCINNATI (AP) — A blast of arctic air surging into Ohio was expected to put an added burden on homeless shelters and led one sheriff to open up a jail lobby as a warming center for temporary relief from the cold.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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