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ILMS administrator to lead Covington

Gene Gooding, co-principal at Indian Lake Middle School, was hired this week as superintendent of Covington Schools, according to the Piqua Daily Call. His salary will be set in a special meeting Friday morning.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 April 2015

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Ohio Dems call for state exchange as court hears challenge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democratic lawmakers in Ohio want the state to consider creating its own health insurance exchange as the U.S. Supreme Court hears a challenge to President Barack Obama's health care law.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Body-camera maker has financial ties to police chiefs

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Taser International, the stun-gun maker emerging as a leading supplier of body cameras for police, has cultivated financial ties to police chiefs whose departments have bought the recording devices, raising a host of conflict-of-interest questions.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Ohio crash kills good Samaritan helping injured pedestrian

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man was fatally run over as he helped a woman who had just been struck by a different vehicle and knocked into a snow bank as she walked along an icy Ohio road.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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What are risks if Homeland Security shuts down?

EDITOR'S NOTE _ An occasional look at political claims that take shortcuts with the facts or don't tell the full story

Last Updated on Monday, 09 February 2015

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News guide: Ohio traffic camera, algae bills OK'd

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Highlights from Wednesday's activities at the Ohio Statehouse:

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014

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Ferguson officer shot; police say no protest link

FERGUSON, Missouri (AP) — Authorities searched Sunday for a suspect in the shooting of a police officer in Ferguson, the St. Louis suburb where there have been angry protests since a white officer fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old black man last month.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

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Strong California quake shakes famed wine country

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco Bay Area's strongest earthquake in 25 years struck the heart of California's wine country early Sunday, igniting gas-fed fires, damaging some of the region's famed wineries and historic buildings, and sending dozens of people to hospitals.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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