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Measles outbreak complicates 2 big Amish events

SHILOH, Ohio (AP) — Visitors from around the world to two upcoming events in Ohio's Amish country could come away with more than they bargained for, health officials fear — a case of measles from the nation's largest outbreak in two decades.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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Ohio voting rights issue falls short on signatures

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Backers of a constitutional amendment guaranteeing certain voting rights in Ohio have failed to collect enough signatures to put it on this fall's ballot.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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Feds hit Columbus gang with racketeering charges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Ohio say alleged gang members in Columbus carried out murders and attempted murders, drug trafficking, robbery and other crimes to control their reputation and territory.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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US Bank settles federal mortgage probe for $200M

CLEVELAND (AP) — U.S. Bank has agreed to pay $200 million to settle allegations that it failed to check on the creditworthiness of thousands of applicants when it issued government-insured mortgage loans between 2006 and 2011, the local U.S. attorney's office announced on Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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4 arrested in attacks, burglaries targeting Amish

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — Three young men and a 17-year-old have been arrested in a string of attacks and burglaries against the Amish in northeastern Ohio after bragging about what they did, authorities said Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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2 Ohioans on ATV die after it collides with SUV

 

MOUNT GILEAD, Ohio (AP) — Ohio troopers say an all-terrain vehicle collided with a sport utility vehicle, and two riders from the ATV later died.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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Ohio conferences will examine anti-drug programs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's judges, county and state officials, and drug experts are examining treatment programs and other ways to fight opiate abuse in upcoming conferences in Columbus.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014

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Fish kill reported near Ohio gas well fire site

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A fish kill has been reported in a Monroe County creek near the site of a weekend fire at an eastern Ohio gas well.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014

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