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Husband, wife die day apart after 73-year marriage

CINCINNATI (AP) — When Helen Auer died on Wednesday, she was sitting in her chair. Her husband of 73 years came into the room and knew right away. Joe leaned over, gave her a kiss goodbye, and whispered in her ear: "Helen, call me home."

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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High pollution levels found near Ohio gas wells

CLEVELAND (AP) — A study in a rural Ohio county where oil and gas drilling is booming found air pollution levels near well sites higher than those in downtown Chicago.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Rural areas seek piece of subprime-loan settlement

Long seen as having devastated Sun Belt cities, the subprime mortgage crisis unleashed turmoil on Ohio and other rural areas. Now federal officials are pledging regulatory attention and financial help.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Rock attack victim poised to return to Ohio home

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A middle school teacher who was severely injured when a rock was dropped from a highway overpass onto her vehicle three months ago has recovered enough to head home to Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Judge suspended without pay after conviction

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has suspended a southwest Ohio juvenile judge without pay after she was found guilty last week of a single felony count.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Fewer young Ohioans getting their driver's license

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Data shows fewer young people in Ohio are getting their driver's license.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Ohio agency to get $300,000 for Ebola protection

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Health won approval Monday to buy thousands of additional protective outfits to prepare for the possibility of the state's first Ebola case.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Ohio AG rivals spar over who's done more for women

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine's rival in the fall election on Monday questioned the handling of an internal harassment investigation from 2013 and called again for an independent review. DeWine's campaign said Democrat David Pepper is improperly portraying the Republican incumbent's record of protecting women.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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