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Man struck, killed by roller coaster at Ohio amusement park

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — A man who entered a restricted area at Ohio's Cedar Point amusement park to look for a lost cellphone has been struck by a roller coaster and killed.

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Toldeo Zoo to take cubs of bear that killed Yellowstone hiker

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio zoo will take the two cubs of a grizzly bear that killed a hiker in Yellowstone National Park and was euthanized.

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Congregant: No hard feelings over botulism at church potluck

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — One of the 30 congregants sickened with botulism after an Ohio church potluck in April says no one there has any animosity toward the person who made the potato salad that was blamed for the outbreak.

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Prosecutor: DNA tests lead to charges for 2 serial rapists

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities say two Ohio men serving long prison terms for multiple sexual assaults have been indicted for additional rapes after DNA evidence tested by the Ohio Attorney General's Office linked them to other attacks.

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Bowling Green man convicted in April shooting of stepdaughter

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — A northwest Ohio jury found a 77-year-old man guilty of shooting and wounding his stepdaughter, rejecting the idea that he fired in self-defense.

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Columbus married couple hospitalized after car shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a Columbus woman was critically injured and her husband wounded after they were shot inside a car on the city's south side.

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Farmers to get more money to reduce algae in Lake Erie

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is giving farmers more money this year to help reduce the toxic algae in Lake Erie.

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8 men indicted in alleged Mexico-to-Cleveland drug ring

CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal prosecutors say eight men have been charged in an indictment accusing them of being part of a conspiracy that brought heroin and other drugs from Mexico for distribution in Cleveland.

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