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CDC: Nurse with Ebola said she felt funny in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Texas nurse indicated she "felt funny" and spent extra time resting during a visit to Ohio in the days before she was diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official said Thursday.

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Gay marriage stances in Ohio races true to parties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The judicial climate on gay marriage may be tumultuous, but in Ohio's top statewide races positions on the issue remain predictably tied to candidates' political parties.

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Ohio bottle-deposit effort cleared at single issue

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Backers can begin collecting signatures for an Ohio proposal to create a refundable deposit on glass, metal, plastic and other containers.

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Search expands for contacts in Ebola investigation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials expanded their search for people who may have had contact with a Texas nurse diagnosed with Ebola to include another planeload of passengers and shoppers at an Ohio bridal store.

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Ohio's September unemployment rate down

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's unemployment rate fell slightly last month after holding steady for two months in a row, according to state numbers released Friday.

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Prison inmate diagnosed with leprosy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio prison inmate has been diagnosed with leprosy, but health officials aren't concerned the infection will spread.

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Former police chief sentenced to probation

LAURELVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The former police chief of a southeastern Ohio village has been sentenced to a year of probation after admitting he misused an official law enforcement computer.

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Ohio man who helped needy is killed on highway

SILVERTON, Ohio (AP) — An 80-year-old man killed on a southwest Ohio highway was a well-known fund-raising volunteer whose annual "Rubber Duck Regatta" event helped feed thousands of needy people.

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