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Charges allege man dumped gas drilling waste

DOVER, Ohio (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged a man with illegally dumping gas drilling waste into a tributary of the Chagrin River in northeast Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Kasich visits Cleveland Clinic in Medicaid push

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich is using one of the nation's best known hospitals to make a final public push for Medicaid expansion before next week's vote by a legislative panel.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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UPDATE: 6 killed, officer hurt in crash near capital

UPPER ARLINGTON, Ohio (AP) — A police cruiser responding to a robbery report with its lights flashing and siren blaring collided with a car at an intersection just northwest of Ohio's capital early Friday, killing six members of a family and injuring an officer, officials said.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Committee to review shared police information

LONDON, Ohio (AP) — A state advisory panel is continuing its review of security and protocols for Ohio's law enforcement information-sharing system.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Lebanon racino to open in December, not 2014

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A new southwest Ohio racino has moved up its opening date to December in hopes of capitalizing on the holiday season and drawing visitors' attention before a second racino opens in the region.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Warren man convicted of strangling mom, shooting dad

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man accused of strangling his mother and fatally beating and shooting his father in a rage has been convicted in a potential death penalty case.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013

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Veterans are flocking to college as wars wind down

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Adam Fisher isn't your typical college freshman.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013

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Ohio DUI video confessor seeks reduced sentence

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who confessed in an online video to causing a fatal wrong-way crash after a night of drinking should receive a sentence well below the maximum of eight years to send a message about the value of taking responsibility, his attorneys argue in a court filing.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013

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