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Ohioan to be sentenced for drilling-waste dumping

CLEVELAND (AP) — The owner of a northeast Ohio company is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court for ordering workers to dump toxic sludge and brine into a storm sewer that reached a tributary of the Mahoning River.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 August 2014

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Weather helps boost Ohio State Fair attendance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Nearly perfect weather for most of the run of this year's Ohio State Fair helped shatter an attendance record.

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OSU band director says he wants job back

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University's fired marching band director says he wants his job back and will keep trying to fix the culture issues that led to his dismissal.

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Ohio candidates to disclose July fundraising

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio candidates running for statewide offices are expected to report the money that their campaigns raised last month.

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Ohio ranks fourth in number of farmers markets

CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal statistics say Ohio now ranks fourth in the number of farmers markets, up from fifth place last year.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 August 2014

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Gay marriage arguments ring a bell in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — For Chris Seelbach, the legal challenges to state bans on gay marriage being argued this week in Cincinnati mark another milestone — not just for gay rights, but for the city he calls home.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 August 2014

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Experts will testify in fracking case sentencing

CLEVELAND (AP) — Testimony of several experts are expected highlight a sentencing hearing for the owner of a northeast Ohio oil and gas drilling company accused of dumping large amounts of toxic brine down a storm sewer and into a creek that feeds the Mahoning River.

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Cleveland judge charged in attack on estranged wife

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cuyahoga County judge accused of biting and punching his estranged wife inside a moving car has been charged with felonious assault in suburban Cleveland.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 August 2014

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