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State board seeks nominations for Great Ohioans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state board is seeking nominations for the 2015 class of "Great Ohioans."

Last Updated on Saturday, 01 November 2014

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Dayton hopes to improve lives of minority males

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio city is implementing a federal initiative focusing on improving the lives of young minority males.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 October 2014

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Judge won't sentence absent former Ohio official

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge won't impose a sentence on an ex-Ohio deputy treasurer in the man's absence.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 October 2014

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Ohio Bar Association hits court candidate's TV ad

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio State Bar Association has asked a state Supreme Court candidate to take down a TV commercial that was deemed inappropriate because it implies his opponent isn't impartial.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 October 2014

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Ohio dad, 22, charged with head-butting infant

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MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — A 22-year-old southwest Ohio father has been charged after sheriff's deputies say he head-butted his 7-month-old son because the baby wouldn't stop crying.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 October 2014

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Report: More than 1 in 6 Ohioans seek food help

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More than one in six Ohioans are struggling to put food on the table, with many turning to unhealthy items to fill the gap in meals, according to a new report on hunger.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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2 sites dropped from list of Great Lakes hot spots

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Two waterways in Michigan have been removed from a list of highly contaminated sites around the Great Lakes, progress in the effort to restore toxic hot spots left over from the region's early manufacturing era, federal officials said Thursday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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Ohio man detained in North Korea gets job back

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio city agreed to rehire an American arrested and detained in North Korea while criticizing his decision to travel there.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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