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Dozens of Ohio State students report mumps cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A dozen more Ohio State University students and one staff member have been added to the list of cases in a central Ohio mumps outbreak.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Bill would require notice for overpaid taxes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Businesses and taxpayers would be notified when they overpay their taxes under a bill passed by the Ohio House.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Columbus police to review 3,000 DNA test results

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police are reviewing about 3,000 DNA test results, the department announced Wednesday, saying updated reporting procedures weren't always followed.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Man dies after space heater ignites him

DIAMOND, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man has died after being burned by a space heater while painting a bathroom at a northeast Ohio park.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Toledo's last abortion clinic fights for license

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The city of Toledo's last abortion clinic is fighting to keep its license in the face of a state mandate requiring such facilities to have a transfer agreement with a hospital.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Ohio governor OKs 4 extra 'snow days' for schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio schools will receive four extra calamity days this year under a bill signed Wednesday by Gov. John Kasich under the watchful eye of a group of fifth-grade students.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Ohio high school gunman appeals life sentence

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for a teenager who pleaded guilty to killing three students in a high school cafeteria asked an appeals court Wednesday to toss out his sentence of life without parole because he was 17 at the time of the shooting.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Court wants answers on Ohio flooding compensation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state must respond to complaints by dozens of landowners near Ohio's largest inland lake who say compensation for flooding losses has been delayed again, the state Supreme Court said Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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