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Railroads stress safety after deaths up in 2013

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Railroads are launching a new campaign to highlight the dangers of being near train tracks after a spike in rail deaths last year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 April 2014

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Ohio candidate David Pepper calls for more heroin treatment

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Democratic candidate for Ohio attorney general wants more state dollars spent on heroin treatment, as well as tough penalties for drug dealers.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 April 2014

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Services increase for Ohio sexual assault victims

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says 13 additional counties have access to comprehensive services for victims of sexual assault.

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Senators OK bill on allergy shots in Ohio schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill making it easier for schools, camps and coaches to stock general-use supplies of epinephrine shots used to counter allergic reactions has cleared its second legislative chamber.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 April 2014

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100 of 153 mumps cases linked to Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials tracking a mumps outbreak in central Ohio say 100 of the 153 confirmed cases have been linked to Ohio State University.

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Ohio panel to weigh tweaks to midterm budget bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio legislative panel is set to consider more changes to a midterm budget bill that is on track for a House vote this week.

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Ohio's 4 casinos see revenues spike in March

CINCINNATI (AP) — Revenue figures show March was a good month for Ohio's four casinos.

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Columbus city council OKs food truck rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Food trucks are now allowed to peddle their wares on Columbus city streets.

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