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Ohio home's Halloween pirate ship grabs attention

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — Halloween has run aground early at one northern Ohio home where a pirate ship jutting out from one side of the building has passing drivers doing double-takes and stopping to snap photos.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 October 2013

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Clay substance spills during Ohio pipeline job

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Environmental regulators worked Thursday to determine the cause of a significant spill of a clay lubricant during construction of an underground pipeline in eastern Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 October 2013

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Ohio growers see solid pumpkin crop despite rains

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pumpkin-picking time has arrived, and Ohio growers say plenty are available despite crop losses caused by bouts of heavy rain.

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Ohio group drops fight against Internet cafe ban

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state's effective ban on storefront sweepstakes parlors is set to go into effect Friday, after opponents dropped their effort to pursue a ballot repeal due to a lack of signatures.

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Ohio to enable online state filings for businesses

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Secretary of State's office is launching a new initiative to let businesses file more required state paperwork online.

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Police: Ohio man 'car-surfing' falls, is run over

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Police in suburban Cleveland say a man who was "car-surfing" fell from the top of a vehicle and was run over by the driver, who then crashed into a wall.

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Ohio drug company closing, 1,100 jobs to be lost

BEDFORD, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio company that manufactured cancer drugs is closing, and more than 1,000 jobs will be lost.

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Ohio says WIC program secure into November

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio health officials are reassuring participants in a special nutrition program that there is funding to keep it going into November, despite the partial federal government shutdown.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 October 2013

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