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Ohio theme park's cancer campaign raises $186,000

MASON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio amusement park has raised $186,000 for cancer research and support groups after events including a mass head-shaving and a soccer ball kick fundraiser.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Some Ohio home-health aides see delay in paychecks

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some independent home-health aides have experienced a delay in getting paid under an Ohio plan to coordinate care for the state's sickest and most expensive residents, though the state says certain providers have had issues or made mistakes in submitting claims.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Man charged with stealing Akron police cruiser

 

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A man has been charged with felonious assault and other crimes after authorities say he stole an Akron police cruiser with a woman in the back seat.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Vacuum spark blamed in Ohio grain silo explosion

EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — A fire chief says explosions and a fire at a southwest Ohio grain silo began with a spark in a vacuum that pulls dust off the grain.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Ohio peach crop wiped out by frigid winter

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Farm markets around Ohio are overflowing with tomatoes, peppers and corn. Just don't expect to find many Ohio-grown peaches.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Hotels sprouting along I-75 in southwestern Ohio

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — Major new retail developments and plans for a sports complex have helped spur a boom in hotel building along Interstate 75 in southwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Search continues near park for missing Ohio woman

PENINSULA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are asking experienced paddlers on the Cuyahoga River to be on the lookout for any out-of-the-ordinary items amid the search for a woman whose car was found in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Toddler dies after falling into Ohio backyard pond

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Police say a toddler in southwest Ohio died after falling into a backyard pond.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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