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Adopted Ohio boy's alleged abandonment stirs worry

CINCINNATI (AP) — The case of an Ohio couple who face abandonment charges for giving their 9-year-old adopted son to child welfare officials has sparked concerns among adoptees, adoptive parents and others.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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Chillicothe teacher who kept students in rain reprimanded

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — The superintendent of a south-central Ohio district says an elementary school teacher who made misbehaving students stand in the rain as punishment has been reprimanded.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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Ohio livestock prices

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

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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DeWine: New rape-case charges can help community

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Long-anticipated charges against adults implicated in the aftermath of a 16-year-old girl's rape offer the community a chance to begin healing after the case that was dogged by allegations of a cover-up, according to Ohio's attorney general.

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Nuclear waste burial debate produces odd alliances

KINCARDINE, Ontario (AP) — Ordinarily, a proposal to bury radioactive waste in a scenic area that relies on tourism would inspire "not in my backyard" protests from local residents — and relief in places that were spared.

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Ohio State crowd makes traditional lake jump early

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some students have plunged into a frigid campus lake early to defy Ohio State University's attempt to regulate the traditional jump during the week of the Buckeyes' football game against Michigan.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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Vehicle hits Trooper at highway accident site

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a State Highway Patrol trooper at the scene of an accident was struck by a passing vehicle along a highway in Ohio.

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Mom plans Jesus sculpture near Ohio high school

NEW CONCORD, Ohio (AP) — A local parent hopes to put a life-size sculpture of Jesus on property near a high school in an eastern Ohio district that agreed to remove a religious painting from an office after the American Civil Liberties Union threatened a lawsuit.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013

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