State to provide $1M in funding for Wright airplane factory

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Aviation advocates and historians are praising the state for allotting $1 million in funding to preserve and develop the southwest Ohio site where the Wright brothers built airplanes.

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High-tech Lake Erie buoy provides new source of information

CLEVELAND (AP) — A high-tech buoy was placed eight miles offshore in Lake Erie in preparation for construction of a wind farm, but it's proving to be a treasure trove of environmental information for boaters, fishermen and scientists.

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Feds sign off on Ohio's disability services plan

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The federal government has signed off on Ohio's plan to give more than 36,000 people with disabilities more choices for community-based services.

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Flags lowered in Ohio to honor Florida shooting victims

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sihk) has ordered that flags be lowered to half-staff on all public buildings and grounds throughout the state to honor the victims of the shooting at a gay nightclub in Florida.

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