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Columbus zoo wants more money from taxpayers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium wants more money from taxpayers to pay for improvements and expansion.

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014

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Man with 48 bombs in Ohio is an Indiana Guardsman

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man being held Wednesday on $1 million bond in central Ohio after police say they found bombs and other weapons in his vehicle is a specialist in the Indiana National Guard, trained as an intelligence analyst, a Guard official said.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 January 2014

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Dayton roofing company owner pleads to federal charges

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The owner of a southwest Ohio roofing company has pleaded guilty to charges of employing immigrants who are in the country illegally, filing false tax documents and insurance fraud.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 January 2014

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Broken pipe floods Columbus police HQ

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police were scrambling to maintain business as usual after a water pipe burst and flooded part of the department's downtown headquarters.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 January 2014

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Charge being dropped against Steubenville principal

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An eastern Ohio elementary school official will perform community service related to rape awareness in exchange for prosecutors dropping a charge that she failed to report rumors of a teenage sex and drinking party, state Attorney General Mike DeWine announced Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 January 2014

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Ohio deal: Websites won't bill to remove mug shots

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two Internet sites that make money by posting millions of mug shots of people who've been arrested have agreed to stop charging them to take down their photos as part of a settlement in a federal lawsuit.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 January 2014

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Ohio livestock prices

 

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Tuesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 January 2014

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Ohioans have seen worst of deep freeze

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans are expected to get a break after two days of dangerously cold weather that closed schools, caused sporadic power outages, broke water pipes and sent people to hospitals with hypothermia.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 January 2014

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