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Chair says Ohio GOP not thwarting Libertarians

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday was weighing testimony by Ohio's Republican chairman that his party was not behind recent challenges to a Libertarian candidate trying to run against Republican Gov. John Kasich.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014

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Ohio to spend $10 million on HOF stadium

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The state of Ohio will give a $10 million grant to the Pro Football Hall of Fame to reconstruct Fawcett Stadium, the field where the annual enshrinement and Hall of Fame game take place.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 March 2014

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Goodyear's blimp replacement takes flight in Ohio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The next generation of the well-known Goodyear blimp has made its first flight, cruising over part of northeast Ohio beneath bright blue skies.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014

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Oil leak found in Cincinnati nature preserve

CINCINNATI (AP) — Fire officials say oil leaked into a southwest Ohio nature preserve from a crude oil pipeline.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014

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Mumps outbreak at Ohio State grows to 23 cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say 23 cases of mumps are confirmed in an outbreak at Ohio State University. Eighteen students and a staff member are among those infected.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014

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Ohio officials seek more kids for meals program

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawmakers, food bank and school representatives and other stakeholders are getting together in central Ohio to discuss ways to increase participation in a program that provides meals for children from low-income families.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014

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Suspension upheld in Ohio boy's 'finger gun' case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A three-day suspension from school has been upheld for a 10-year-old boy a principal says pretended his finger was a gun and pointed it at another student's head.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014

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Committee approves new rules for Ohio's jails

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's county jails will have new rules that cover everything from meals to emails under regulations approved by a state legislative panel Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014

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