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Fires kill 15 children in Ohio in 2014, 11 so far this year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fires killed 15 children in Ohio last year and have claimed at least 11 young lives in just the first two months of 2015, according to the state fire marshal's office.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 February 2015

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Fair offers benefit, job information for Ohio veterans

WILMINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Veterans can learn about benefits and services they have earned by attending a veterans resources and job fair in southwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 February 2015

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Former Dayton city worker pleads guilty to theft charges

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A former city employee in southwest Ohio has pleaded guilty to charges that she was at the center of a scam that stole about $365,000 from city coffers.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 February 2015

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Ohio State plans include new arts district

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has plans to develop the eastern edge of its Columbus campus into an arts district.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 February 2015

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Windows for Ohio testing extended due to winter weather

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio education officials say school districts can have additional time to complete standardized testing due to bad winter weather.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 February 2015

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Amber Alert issued for 3-year-old Del. girl taken by father

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NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware have issued an Amber Alert for a 3-year-old girl who they say was kidnapped by her father after he assaulted her mother.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 February 2015

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Lawsuit over abuse of corpses at Ohio morgue goes to trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — A lawsuit filed by the families of three women whose corpses were sexually abused by a morgue attendant accuses county officials of negligence and causing the families emotional distress.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 February 2015

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Low temps lead to blood supply shortages in southwest Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Low temperatures and school closings have resulted in blood supply shortages in southwest Ohio, health officials say.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 February 2015

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