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Soccer fan hospitalized after lightning strike

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lightning struck outside a soccer stadium before an MLS game, sending an off-duty firefighter who went into cardiac arrest to the hospital and forcing the postponement of the Columbus Crew's game against FC Dallas.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014

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Ohio appeals ruling finding employers overcharged

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is appealing a court ruling that says Ohio's state insurance fund for injured workers set up an illegal rating system that resulted in employers being overcharged nearly $860 million over several years.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 June 2014

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Artists compete to design Ohio's US Capitol statue

CINCINNATI (AP) — A commission choosing an artist to design Ohio's Thomas Edison statue for the U.S. Capitol has narrowed the search down to six semi-finalists.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 June 2014

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Ohio adds patrols to stop boating under influence

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio authorities are increasing patrols of the state's waterways to reduce accidents and deaths related to boating under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 June 2014

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Patrol reconstructs Ohio crash that killed 3 teens

ALEXANDRIA, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State Highway Patrol accident reconstruction specialists were working Friday at the scene of a horrific high-speed crash that killed three teenagers and left two others hospitalized.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 June 2014

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Ohio man sues over 2007 rape in youth prison

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man who was 12 when he says he was raped repeatedly by an older inmate in 2007 at a now-shuttered juvenile prison is suing seven corrections workers, alleging they failed to protect him and ignored his reports of abuse.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 June 2014

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Hillary Clinton to sign books in Beavercreek

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Possible 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is set to sign her new book in southwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 June 2014

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Jury deliberating in Ohio trial over donations

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jurors have begun deliberating in the federal court case of a northeast Ohio businessman charged with making illegal campaign contributions to two prominent Republican politicians.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 June 2014

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