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Warming polar cyclones more frequent than thought

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new analysis of polar weather data has shown that 1,900 cyclones churned across the top of the world from 2000 to 2010, or 40 percent more Arctic storms than previously thought.

Last Updated on Saturday, 08 February 2014

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Ohio parents fight law over girl's forced chemo

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio couple in hiding with their daughter plan to pursue their legal arguments to make health care decisions for her even if judges allow a court-appointed guardian to withdraw from a campaign to put her through cancer treatments.

Last Updated on Saturday, 08 February 2014

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State park tries crackdown on feeding animals

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Officials concerned about the growing population of cats roaming a western Ohio state park say they're trying to crack down on people illegally feeding animals or abandoning their pets there.

Last Updated on Saturday, 08 February 2014

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Dozens of vehicles up for auction by state of Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two buses equipped with wheelchair lifts and more than 90 other vehicles are for sale at a surplus auction for the state of Ohio.

Last Updated on Saturday, 08 February 2014

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Police investigating deaths of 4 in Defiance

DEFIANCE, Ohio (AP) — Sheriff's deputies sought out relatives and friends of the victims Friday for clues to a motive in the apparent triple-murder and suicide that left a couple, their daughter and teenage granddaughter dead in rural northwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Ohio college students need developmental classes

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A report says that more than one-third of 2012 high school graduates entering Ohio colleges for the first time required developmental classes in English or math to get up to speed.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Harness racing debuts at new track

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio raceway is debuting a new track and a new indoor grandstand with the beginning of its inaugural racing season.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Man convicted in slaying of Dayton choir director

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio jury has convicted a man of the fatal shooting of a church choir director.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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