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Low temps cause dozens of burst pipes at Wright-Patt

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Officials at Ohio's largest military base say sub-zero temperatures this week caused water pipes to burst in about three dozen buildings there.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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Chinese biz to put plant at former Ohio GM site

MORAINE, Ohio (AP) — Ohio and local development officials say they have an agreement with a Chinese auto parts producer to operate a plant near Dayton that could bring up to 800 jobs.

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Ohio killer, rapist is assisting FBI analysts

CLEVELAND (AP) — A sex offender who pleaded guilty to killing two women more than 15 years ago and raping children is opening up to members of an elite FBI unit that studies serial killers and rapists.

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Ohio is site of first video-game music conference

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A first of its kind conference on video-game music is taking place later this month at Youngstown State University.

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Columbus shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a shooting in Columbus left one person dead and two others wounded.

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Columbus zoo says its polar bears aren't pregnant

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials at a central Ohio zoo say its two female polar bears aren't pregnant, confirming the prediction of a specially trained beagle that uses a smell test to detect polar bear pregnancies.

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Industry lobbyist pushes revised Ohio drilling tax

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A top lobbyist for Ohio's oil and gas drilling industry urged state lawmakers Wednesday to support a package of tax revisions advanced as an alternative to an earlier plan by Republican Gov. John Kasich.

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014

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How states fared on unemployment benefits claims

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell 15,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 330,000, a sign of fewer layoffs and that hiring will likely continue to be steady.

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014

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