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Murray Energy sues Labor Dept over coal dust rule

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Ohio-based coal operator is suing the Obama administration, claiming that new federal regulations to cut the amount of coal dust in coal mines are overly burdensome and costly to industry.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 May 2014

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Change of command set for Wright-Patt

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Air Force officials say a new leader will command Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in southwest Ohio when the current commander retires this summer.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 May 2014

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Sentencing for pediatric doctor in child porn case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio pediatric doctor who pleaded guilty to accessing child pornography has cited a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy as he seeks a lower sentence.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 May 2014

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Woman, teen son die in blaze

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio woman says she narrowly escaped a house fire that killed another woman and a teenager.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 May 2014

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Medical malpractice claims down in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new report says medical malpractice claims in Ohio hit a new low in 2012.

Last Updated on Friday, 02 May 2014

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ACLU, others sue over Ohio's early voting rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Groups including the American Civil Liberties Union are suing Ohio's elections chief over limits on when voters can cast an early ballot in the perennial battleground state.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Ohio top judge drops idea of nonpartisan primaries

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top judge has dropped her proposal to strip party labels from Ohio's judicial primaries after a year's worth of feedback on the idea was mixed.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Teen given probation in Ohio 'boredom' beating

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last of six southwest Ohio teens who police said severely beat a man because they were bored was sentenced to probation Thursday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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