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2 charged in sale of deadly heroin blend

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities in Cleveland say they have arrested two people accused of selling a lethal blend of heroin believed to have caused at least one fatal overdose and other suspected overdoses this week.

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Police: Ohio man cooked heroin while driving

GIRARD, Ohio (AP) — A police officer said a northeast Ohio man admitted cooking heroin on a spoon while driving his car.

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Ohio's jobless rate drops in January

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say the state's unemployment rate dropped slightly in January to 6.9 percent.

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Libertarians await word on making Ohio's ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two Libertarian candidates for statewide office in Ohio are awaiting word from the state elections chief on whether they'll make the May 6 primary ballot.

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Possible mumps outbreak at Ohio State University

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public health officials are investigating a possible outbreak of mumps at Ohio State University, where nine students are reported to have the contagious infection.

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Ohioan charged in pizza-deliverer killing in court

CAMBRIDGE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man accused of raping and killing a pizza delivery driver is to appear on the charges in an east-central Ohio court.

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Court upholds conviction in Ohio septic tank case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio court has rejected the appeal of a southeast Ohio man who was convicted of killing his daughter-in-law, who was found strangled at the bottom of a septic tank in 2011.

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Drug charges added against Ohio man in fatal fire

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man charged with setting a fire that killed two Toledo firefighters has been indicted on unrelated charges of selling synthetic drugs.

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