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Ohio rape kit DNA tests yield 1,000-plus matches

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general says an initiative to test previously untested rape kits has led to more than 1,000 matches to DNA profiles in a law enforcement database.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Charges accuse 2 Ohio teens of cancer scam theft

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — A northwest Ohio prosecutor says two teenage boys accused of soliciting donations for nonexistent cancer patients have been charged with theft as juveniles.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Ohio AEP customers to pay for post-windstorm fixes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators have decided American Electric Power customers will be charged a bit more over the next year to pay for over $57 million in repairs after severe windstorms in summer 2012.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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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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