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Suspect in Ohio family killing threatened 'big boom' in 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The man suspected of killing three members of an Ohio family in their home including a 7-year-old boy was investigated six years ago for threatening a mass shooting, according to police records.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 November 2015

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Ohio awards $2.5M to house those in alcohol, drug recovery

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials have awarded $2.5 million in grants to expand housing for Ohioans recovering from drug and alcohol problems.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 November 2015

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Ohio State: man pulled from lake jump with medical emergency

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University says a man with a medical emergency had to be pulled from a campus lake where students were gathered for the annual lake jump held before the Ohio State-Michigan football game.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 November 2015

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Ohio Farm Bureau to hold annual meeting in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Farm Bureau will elect leaders and set policies at its upcoming annual meeting in Columbus.

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Asian carp barrier nearly done at northeast Indiana wetland

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A nearly 2 mile-long earthen berm through a northeastern Indiana marsh that's designed to keep Asian carp from entering the Great Lakes is nearly complete months after heavy rains temporarily halted the project.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 November 2015

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Man accused of taking son in 2002 charged with kidnapping

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man accused of taking his 5-year-old son from the Alabama home of the boy's mother in 2002 and creating new identities for both of them was charged in Cleveland on Tuesday with kidnapping and forgery.

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Judges sets new sentencing for ex-deep-sea treasure hunter

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge in Ohio has set a new sentencing date for a deep-sea treasure hunter who pleaded guilty to contempt of court after spending years as a fugitive.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 November 2015

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Rock repainted that featured pro-Islamic State messages

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Students at Youngstown State University have painted the American flag and patriotic messages on a large rock that had been found with messages on it extoling the Islamic State group.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 November 2015

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