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Ohio working to re-establish endangered amphibian

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The state of Ohio is coordinating an effort to re-establish a large amphibian that once lived in streams in the eastern part of the state.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 December 2013

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Meetings set on stopping Cincinnati streetcar

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati's new mayor is wasting no time trying to derail Cincinnati's new streetcar.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 December 2013

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Longtime Progressive CEO Peter Lewis dies at 80

MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio (AP) — Peter Lewis, who shepherded Progressive Corp. from a small-time operation to one of the largest auto insurers in the country and later became the billionaire backer of marijuana legalization, died Saturday. He was 80.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 November 2013

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Man charged in fiery Ohio crash that killed couple

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio motorist traveling at more than 125 mph was charged Friday with vehicular homicide after his car struck a minivan, killing a couple inside, the State Highway Patrol said.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 November 2013

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Ohio State students' 2nd lake jump more organized

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say no major problems were reported at a frigid lake on the Ohio State University campus as students jumped in for the official version of a tradition ahead of the Buckeyes' rivalry football game with Michigan.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 November 2013

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Ohioans accused of abandoning boy plead not guilty

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio couple accused of abandoning the adopted 9-year-old son they raised from infancy by giving him to child welfare officials pleaded not guilty Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 November 2013

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Ohio Amish girl cuts off contact amid chemo case

A 10-year-old Amish girl with leukemia and her parents haven't contacted a guardian appointed two months ago to make medical decisions for the girl after her parents stopped her chemotherapy treatments, the guardian's attorney said Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 November 2013

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Ohioan gets life in prison for killing his parents

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for strangling his mother and fatally beating and shooting his father.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 November 2013

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