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Ohio group refiles petition in voter-access effort

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio group has refiled its paperwork after hitting a snag in an effort to guarantee certain voter protections in the state constitution.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 March 2014

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Officials identify infant killed in Ohio fire

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The coroner's office has identified the month-old baby girl who perished in a weekend house fire in Columbus.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 March 2014

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Ohio's 4 casinos mark 1st full year of operations

CINCINNATI (AP) — As the last of Ohio's voter-approved casinos celebrated its first birthday Monday, revenue projections for the first full year of operations for all four gambling destinations are falling far short of campaign promises.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 March 2014

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Officials eye $38 million in aid to Cooper Tire

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — Local officials are supporting tax breaks to modernize Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.'s Tupelo plant, while state officials mull a contribution.

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Record number of students jump schools in Ohio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Nearly 72,000 public school students in Ohio sought education in another school district last year, making 2013 a record year for students transferring outside of their home districts as part of the state's open-enrollment process.

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Snow, ice still affecting some Ohio counties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Dozens of schools were closed or delayed in parts of central and southern Ohio as crews continued to work to rid roads of snow and ice from the latest winter storm.

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Ohio gas prices still rising

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gas prices in Ohio continue to rise.

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Fraternity in Ohio closes over hazing allegations

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — An investigation into allegations including hazing and alcohol abuse has resulted in a fraternity closing its Miami University chapter in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 March 2014

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