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Eastern Ohio man dies after becoming trapped under tractor

BLOOMINGDALE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in eastern Ohio say an elderly man has died after becoming trapped underneath his tractor.

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Parts of Ohio brace for flooding after week of rain, storms Parts of Ohio brace for flooding after week of rain, storms

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Parts of Ohio are bracing for more potential flooding to wrap up a soggy work week of rain and thunderstorms across many parts of the state.

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Kasich: Ohio has no need to enter religious objections fray

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich says Ohio law strikes a good balance between protecting religious freedom and preventing discrimination, and he sees no need for changes.

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Scientists study mystery of Lake Erie toxic bacteria

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Scientists are trying to figure out why some algae-like bacteria in Lake Erie become toxic while others don't.

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Officials OK Ohio township's water after chemical spill

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — State officials say the water in a northeast Ohio township is safe to drink after a chemical spill at an injection well facility left residents relying on bottled water for a week.

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Kasich hopeful lawmakers will OK Medicaid expansion funding

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Thursday that he's hopeful state lawmakers will approve money to support an expansion of Medicaid after fellow Republicans jettisoned the idea from his last budget.

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Ohio man accused or luring teens on Facebook

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a southwest Ohio man used Facebook to lure teenage boys, offering money for sex acts or naked photos.

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Highway patrol adds 36 new troopers around Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol is adding three dozen new troopers in Ohio.

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