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2 options under review to build Ohio River bridge

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky and Ohio officials are considering two proposals to pay for a new Ohio River bridge in the Cincinnati area and both options include tolls, as the neighboring states try to unsnarl traffic at a site singled out by President Barack Obama as an example of the nation's aging network of bridges.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 October 2013

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Ohio group faces deadline in Internet cafe fight

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Opponents of a state law that effectively bans storefront sweepstakes parlors are nearing an extended signature deadline to place a repeal request on the November 2014 ballot.

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Temp deal reached in charity solicitor suit

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A Youngstown-area company suspected of deceptively soliciting donations for firefighter and police charities has reached a temporary agreement with the Ohio attorney general's office, and a lawyer says the owner plans to close the business.

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5 months later, Steubenville rape case grand jury not done

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The grand jury investigating whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old girl raped in eastern Ohio last year has hit the five-month mark without criminal charges.

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Ohio State completes presidential job description

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The newly released job description for the next leader of Ohio State University says candidates should have a record of significant fundraising.

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Akron Zoo sets guest record, credits grizzly bears

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Akron Zoo officials credit a pair of orphaned grizzly bears from Wyoming with helping to draw a record number of guests to the northeast Ohio attraction this year.

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Vehicle crashes into Columbus home; 2 hospitalized

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two girls who were passengers in an SUV have been hospitalized after the driver crashed the vehicle into a central Ohio home.

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Search near park yields no clues on missing Ohioan

CLEVELAND (AP) — The FBI says an organized search near a Cleveland park turned up no new clues in the 1995 disappearance of a woman who was 18 and pregnant when she vanished.

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