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Algae at Buckeye Lake could threaten tourism

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio (AP) — Those who depend on tourism at a popular central Ohio lake are concerned about the higher levels of toxic blue-green algae this year.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Tax cut for Ohio small businesses goes unclaimed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A tax cut for small business-owners in Ohio hasn't been claimed as much as expected, leading some to shell out hundreds of millions in taxes that state law didn't require them to pay.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Central Ohio man dies of gunshot in parking lot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in central Ohio are trying to figure out who shot a man who collapsed in a parking lot following an argument over the weekend.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Duncan to focus on rural education in Ohio visit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. secretary of education plans to focus on rural education during a series of appearances in Columbus.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Gunshots end Ohio U. Halloween street party

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Police say the annual Halloween street party at Ohio University ended abruptly when someone fired gunshots into the air.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Ohio gas prices staying below $3 per gallon

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gas prices in Ohio are staying below $3 per gallon to start the new work week.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Report: No escape charges for Ohio school shooter

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A convicted high school shooter who scaled a prison fence and was captured hours later won't face escape charges because the victims' families don't want to give him a chance to mock them again, a prosecutor said Friday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 October 2014

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Ohio salt supplier imports shipments from Morocco

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Indiana company that supplies road salt to Ohio is importing shipments from the northern Africa nation of Morocco because of the short supply and high prices.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 October 2014

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