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Ohio probes price gouging during Toledo water ban

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio investigators are looking into nearly 60 complaints about price gouging during the water emergency in Toledo that left 400,000 people without clean tap water.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 August 2014

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Man shot dead near University of Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a 28-year-old man was found fatally shot on the front lawn of a home a few blocks from the University of Cincinnati campus.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 August 2014

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OSU's iconic lake is being refilled

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University is going to refill its iconic Mirror Lake using water from an underground well.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 August 2014

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Ohio revises district and school report cards

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Education made more than 100 revisions to district and school ratings in the state following an investigation into attendance data-scrubbing.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 August 2014

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Man sentenced to life in prison for Ft. Recovery double murder

CELINA — Bryant Rhoades was sent to prison for the rest of his life for the murders of a rural Ft. Recovery man and his daughter.

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 August 2014

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Wife of detained American asks for mercy for him

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — The wife and three children of an American man charged with "anti-state" crimes in North Korea apologized Tuesday to the communist country and pleaded for its government to show him mercy, saying in a statement they're "desperate for his release and return home."

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 August 2014

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Toledo mayor requests help to avoid water problems

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo's mayor wants state and federal officials, starting with President Barack Obama, to take action in cleaning up Lake Erie and helping cities improve their water treatment operations in order to prevent future water emergencies.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 August 2014

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Record crops predicted; farmers market carefully

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Farmers will produce a record-breaking corn harvest this year, surpassing earlier expectations of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which has revised upward its estimate of this year's corn harvest to 14 billion bushels.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 August 2014

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