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Kent State, faculty union reach tentative contract agreement

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Officials with Kent State University and its faculty union have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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Glass products company tops 1,000 workers at former GM plant

MORAINE, Ohio (AP) — Hiring by a glass products company hit an important milestone, topping 1,000 jobs at the site of a former General Motor Co. plant in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 January 2016

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Memorial scheduled for ex-Ohio congressman Mike Oxley

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — A memorial service is scheduled next month in the hometown of former Ohio congressman Mike Oxley, who died on Jan. 1.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 January 2016

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Rescued bait dog from dogfighting ring blossoms into pet

 

17AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Most of Gordon's teeth are filed down. Others are missing, probably yanked out with pliers so he couldn't defend himself from the bites of other dogs.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 January 2016

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Once-homeless man with smooth voice is back on the airwaves

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The once-homeless man whose silky voice turned him into an Internet sensation five years ago is back on the air — at the same Ohio radio station where he started a broadcasting career derailed by drug and alcohol addiction.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 January 2016

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Sheriff: Ohio police officer found dead; suspect in custody

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — A man whose ex-girlfriend reported that he was armed and looking to kill police was in custody suspected in the death of an officer whose body was found behind the municipal building of a small Ohio town, authorities said Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 January 2016

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Toledo marijuana law abolishing jail time, fines in effect

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Part of a recently adopted ordinance in northwest Ohio that abolished jail terms and fines for possessing small amounts of marijuana is already in effect despite a pending legal challenge.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 January 2016

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Records: Homes cited for lead poisoning still pose threat

CLEVELAND (AP) — More than 500 Cleveland homes previously cited by health officials for causing lead poisoning in children over the past six years still pose a threat, according to city and county records.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 January 2016

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