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Ohio traffic fatality numbers rose in 2012

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio saw a big jump in traffic fatalities last year, according to newly released federal statistics, but officials say the numbers are coming back down in 2013.

Last Updated on Friday, 15 November 2013

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6 horses dead, 2 motorists injured in crashes

COVINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two motorists were injured and six horses killed in a series of crashes after the horses got loose from a western Ohio farm.

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Ohio to work with insurers after health law change

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's insurance director says the state will work with insurers to reissue health plans now ticketed for cancellation under federal law, following a change announced by President Barack Obama.

Last Updated on Friday, 15 November 2013

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Condemned man's wish raises ethical questions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An eleventh-hour request by an Ohio death row inmate to donate his organs is raising troubling moral and medical questions among transplant experts and ethicists.

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State fair makes $400,000 profit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Nice weather and record attendance helped this year's Ohio State Fair turn a profit of $400,000.

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Ohio boy gets stolen wheelchair back

CLEVELAND (AP) — Someone has returned a wheelchair that had been stolen from a 9-year-old special needs boy in northeast Ohio.

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2 arrested in alleged Ohio kidnap, torture

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in central Ohio say they've arrested a man and women who are accused of kidnapping three people and torturing them last summer.

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013

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Ohio inmate could be free soon on appeal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man convicted in the 1994 slayings of his parents — and who was awarded a new trial because his attorney and wife were having an affair — could get out of prison next year after reaching a deal with prosecutors.

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