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Ohio man recovering after rescuing children

WEST ALEXANDRIA, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio man who family members say rescued his girlfriend's three children from a burning home is recovering from his injuries at a hospital.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 August 2014

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Ohio teen killed in large street fight

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio say a 17-year-old boy has been killed in a "pre-arranged" fight that attracted a large group of people.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 August 2014

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Ohio passes 1,000 mark on Utica shale wells

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — State officials say there are now more than 1,000 Utica shale wells around Ohio.

Last Updated on Sunday, 17 August 2014

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Palm-sized spider found at southern Ohio preserve

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A big, hairy, palm-sized spider more common in the South has been spotted in Ohio, reportedly for the first time in six decades.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 August 2014

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Ohio State trustees won't reinstate band director

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio State trustees have decided against reinstating the university's marching band director, who was fired after an investigation showed he knew about, but failed to stop, a sexualized band culture.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 August 2014

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US rethinks giving excess military gear to police

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a decade of sending military equipment to civilian police departments across the country, federal officials are reconsidering the idea in light of the violence in Ferguson, Missouri.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 August 2014

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Former Newark H.S. band director sentenced to 4 years, 10 months

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — A former central Ohio high school band director arrested for inappropriate conduct with three students has been sentenced to four years and 10 months in prison.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 August 2014

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Records: FitzGerald fueled cars while unlicensed

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald, while mayor of a Cleveland suburb, put gas into city vehicles 37 times despite not having a valid driver's license or a temporary driving permit, records show.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 August 2014

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