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Ohio man sentenced to 8 years in child-sex sting

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who admitted that he used Craigslist to try to arrange a sexual encounter with a child has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 February 2014

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Girls spent days in Ohio apartment after dad died

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio coroner still hasn't determined what killed a man whose two young daughters apparently spent several days in their apartment with his dead body.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 February 2014

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Ohio man gets life in restaurant shooting

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A 34-year-old Ohio man who unsuccessfully represented himself during his murder trial last month has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 February 2014

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Columbus pays $723K to tackle foul drinking water

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city of Columbus has spent $723,000 trying to get rid of the rotten taste and smell of its drinking water, a problem officials said was caused by a toxic algae bloom in a reservoir that serves a half-million water customers.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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$5M bond for Ohio suspect in 2 firefighter deaths

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A judge set bond at $5 million on Monday for an apartment building owner accused of setting a blaze that killed two Ohio firefighters.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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Southern Ohio hit by more snow; more on the way

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Spring-like temperatures didn't last long in Ohio, giving way to another winter storm that dumped as much as 10 inches on parts of southern Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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Despite warnings, many Ohioans still smoke

CINCINNATI (AP) — Despite a half century of government warnings, nearly one in four Ohioans still smoke.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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Ohio gas prices a little higher to start week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio motorists will find gas prices slightly higher to start the work week.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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