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Pest infesting hemlock trees subject of Ohio workshop

ROCKBRIDGE, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Appalachia Alliance is sponsoring a weekend workshop on the risks a non-native insect is posing to southeastern Ohio's hemlock trees.

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 March 2015

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Rash of Ohio animal shelter burglaries could be related

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Investigators say more than a dozen break-ins at animal shelters across Ohio could be related.

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 March 2015

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Wal-Mart denies claims in lawsuit over fatal store shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Wal-Mart on Friday denied responsibility for the death of a man fatally shot by police while carrying an air rifle in one of its stores last year.

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 March 2015

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Air Force veteran who saved orphans in Korean War dies at 97

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Retired Air Force Col. Dean Hess, who helped rescue hundreds of orphans in the Korean War and whose exploits prompted a Hollywood film starring Rock Hudson, has died at age 97.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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Ohio reports 5.1 percent unemployment rate for January

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says Ohio's unemployment rate was 5.1 percent in January, matching the revised rate for December.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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Ohio State will require students to be vaccinated

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Incoming Ohio State University students won't be allowed to schedule classes next fall if they're not up to date on their vaccinations.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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Ohio newspaper settles federal suit after staffers detained

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The federal government has settled a lawsuit filed by an Ohio newspaper after a reporter and a photographer were detained and had cameras confiscated outside a military tank plant.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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Ohio prison officials want release for incapacitated inmates

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio prison officials want to be able to save money by releasing inmates who require round-the-clock medical care or are otherwise incapacitated.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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