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Officials: Central Ohio mumps outbreak reaches 366

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has reached 366 cases across three counties.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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Ohio AG rejects petition of clean-energy proposal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A ballot effort in Ohio to require billions of dollars in state investment in alternative energy has hit a snag after supporters revised the proposal.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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School, union provisions near vote by Ohio panels

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are nearing committee votes on several midterm budget bills, including a provision that would clarify that college athletes aren't eligible to unionize.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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Ohio to induct 12 more into Senior Citizens Hall

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials are set to honor 12 people with inductions into the state Senior Citizens Hall of Fame.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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Ohio prosecutor meeting with heroin addicts

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor in southwest Ohio says he's gotten dozens of calls after putting out the word that he wants to hear from heroin addicts about their struggles.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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2 sisters killed in central Ohio crash

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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Ohio man drives cross-country rescuing dogs

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Every two weeks, an Ohio man drives 4,200 miles to save unwanted dogs from overpopulated shelters in the South, packs them up in a semitrailer and finds them loving homes in the northeastern United States.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Report: Legal guardian system fails many Ohioans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The court-appointed guardian system created to help Ohio's elderly and mentally disabled residents and children has failed many it serves and allows unscrupulous guardians to rob their wards of freedom, dignity and money, a newspaper reported Sunday.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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