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$1.1 million bond for man in slaying of girlfriend

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Bond has been set at $1.1 million for a central Ohio man who police say confessed to beating and strangling his pregnant girlfriend before burying her beside a cornfield.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Ohio warns hunters about rare deer disease

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials are warning hunters about eating animals after a rare disease has made its way into the Ohio deer population.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Police pursuit ends in bar crash, 12 injured

WESTLAKE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northeast Ohio say at least a dozen people were injured when a stolen truck police were pursuing lost control and crashed into a bar.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Procter & Gamble taking out its batteries

CINCINNATI (AP) — Procter & Gamble is removing the batteries and making Duracell a stand-alone company.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Rock attack victim overwhelmed on return to Ohio

UNIONTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A middle school teacher from Ohio who was severely injured when a rock was dropped from a Pennsylvania highway overpass onto her vehicle said she was overwhelmed by family and friends who welcomed her home.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 October 2014

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Columnist George Will's Ohio lecture draws protest

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Columnist George F. Will appeared for a speech on a southwest Ohio campus and drew protests over his commentary on sexual assault reporting at colleges.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 October 2014

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Ohio State: Fired band director was dishonest

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University's fired band director witnessed more sexually charged incidents than previously reported, once proposed punishing a female band member who reported sexual assault and kept a calendar of nearly nude male band members in his office, school attorneys said in response to his federal lawsuit.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 October 2014

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Indefinite suspension for ex-Ohio St. case lawyer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A divided Ohio Supreme Court has indefinitely suspended the law license of the attorney whose emails triggered an NCAA investigation that cost former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel his job.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 October 2014

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