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Pawn shop may sell McKinley tiara to Ohio museum

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The McKinley Presidential Library and Museum in northeast Ohio is hurriedly fundraising in hopes of buying a tiara that once belonged to President William McKinley's wife.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Federal government to manage Ohio uranium project

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Energy plans to begin managing a southern Ohio uranium enrichment project overseen by a company that declared bankruptcy last month to restructure debt.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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'We're all paying:' Heroin spreads misery in US

EDITOR'S NOTE _ The death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman underscored a troubling development: Heroin, long a scourge of the back alleys of American life, has spread across the country. First of a three-part series.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Senators weigh reporting of drug-addicted babies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Senate plans to vote on a bill that would require hospital maternity units and newborn care nurseries to report the number of babies born addicted to drugs.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Ohio father pleads guilty in girl's shooting death

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati man has pleaded guilty in the accidental shooting death of his 11-year-old daughter and has been sentenced to six years in prison.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Dog escapes Texas backyard, somehow gets to Ohio

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A small dog that escaped its fenced-in yard in Texas was found outside a southwest Ohio animal shelter, and its owners have no idea how he traveled more than 1,000 miles in a few days.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Ohio House weighs bill allowing firearms silencers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hunters could use silencers on their guns while hunting certain game under a proposal before the Ohio House.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Ohio bill would boost hit-and-run driver penalties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House plans to consider a bill to increase penalties for drivers who fail to stop after accidents resulting in serious injury to a person or death.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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