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Cincinnati drive-by shooting injures 4 men, 3-year-old boy

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say four men and a 3-year-old boy were wounded in a drive-by shooting during a violent night in Cincinnati.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 September 2015

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Ohio gets $1.3 million to fight meth and related crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice is giving the state of Ohio nearly $1.3 million to help stem the manufacturing of methamphetamine and related crime.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 September 2015

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Central Ohio coroner announces 2016 overdose deaths summit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The central Ohio coroner whose office includes the state's biggest city has announced a 2016 summit to address an alarming increase in fatal drug overdoses.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 September 2015

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2 Ohio men get prison for road-rage crash; wife of 1 died

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — The husband of a woman killed in a road-rage crash has been sentenced to prison, along with the other driver involved in the collision.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 September 2015

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Ohio Senate to consider statewide ride-sharing regulations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Senate is considering a bill that would create one set of statewide regulations for ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 September 2015

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I-75 south overnight shutdowns planned in southwest Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Overnight shutdowns of southbound Interstate 75 near downtown Cincinnati are planned this week for ongoing construction work.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 September 2015

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Ohio's $12B need for water projects dwarfs federal loan aid

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has seen first-hand what happens when safe drinking water suddenly isn't available. The challenge of maintaining public water systems across the state will carry an enormous price tag in the coming years as aging pipes and treatment plants will need repaired or replaced. Here's a look at what Ohio is facing and the state's use of federal loan money to keep water flowing out of the taps:

Last Updated on Monday, 28 September 2015

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APNewsBreak: US drilling states guided on handling quakes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group of U.S. drilling states, seismologists, academics and industry experts issued guidance Monday in a frank new report on handling human-induced earthquakes caused by hydraulic fracturing or the disposal of fracking wastewater.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 September 2015

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