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Man in prison for killing ailing wife dies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 68-year-old Ohio man imprisoned for fatally shooting his ailing wife in her hospital bed has died while serving his six-year sentence.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

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Answers on link between injection wells and quakes

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — States where hydraulic fracturing is taking place have seen a surge in earthquake activity, raising suspicions that the unconventional drilling method could be to blame, especially the wells where the industry disposes of its wastewater.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

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Haslam-owned truck-stop chain to pay $92M fine

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has agreed to pay a $92 million penalty for cheating customers out of promised rebates and discounts, authorities announced Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

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Ohio judge orders state to sponsor charter school

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio judge has ordered the state Department of Education to sponsor an inner-city charter school to keep it operating.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

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Ohio woman critical after rock dropped on car

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman was in critical condition Tuesday after police say some teenagers deliberately dropped a rock from a highway overpass onto the windshield of the family's car in Pennsylvania last week.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

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Butler County judge awaits Ohio high court ruling

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio judge who earlier ordered a village to turn off its traffic cameras is waiting for an Ohio Supreme Court ruling before he decides on refunds to motorists.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

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Multiple shootings shake Toledo neighborhood

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A north Toledo neighborhood is shaken after six people were shot there over the course of last weekend.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014

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VP Biden, Sen. Paul planned for Ohio convention

CINCINNATI (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky and a top executive of the world's largest retailer are among speakers for the upcoming National Urban League Conference, the civil rights organization said Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 14 July 2014

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