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Sheriff: Subject of US manhunt admits killing elderly couple

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio (AP) — A county sheriff in Ohio says the subject of a nationwide manhunt has confessed to killing an elderly couple found dead inside their torched car.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 February 2015

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State reports continuing drop in Ohio flu hospitalizations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio health officials say the number of flu-related hospitalizations continues to fall after what has been an unusually bad season.

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Demolition plan changed prior to deadly overpass collapse

CINCINNATI (AP) — The contractor for a highway construction project where a worker was killed when an overpass collapsed says changes to its overpass demolition plan were made hours before the collapse in Cincinnati.

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Judge says teen murder suspect in Ohio can be tried as adult

CINCINNATI (AP) — A teenage murder suspect charged with additional counts after authorities say he escaped from custody at an Ohio hospital and abducted a 70-year-old woman before his capture can be tried as an adult on the murder charge.

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Toledo, Ohio, mayor dies after cardiac arrest while driving

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Mayor D. Michael Collins died Friday, five days after suffering cardiac arrest while driving during a snowstorm. He was 70.

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School innovators show off results of Ohio grant spending

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Chromebooks for students, unconventional classroom configurations and art projects incorporating science and technology concepts are among ways schools and education groups are using money from Ohio's Straight A Fund.

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3 men dead after reports of shooting at Ohio barbershop

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A medical examiner says three men have died in a suspected homicide at a northeast Ohio barbershop.

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Ohio officer in nude photos case gets early prison release

CINCINNATI (AP) — A former Cincinnati police officer who pleaded guilty to receiving nude photos from a minor is getting out of prison early.

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