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Dad: Ohio teen said knife-throwing led to death

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — The father of a 17-year-old central Ohio boy suspected of killing a teenage friend says his son told him he accidentally wounded the girl while throwing a knife at a tree while they were high on drugs.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 November 2013

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Thanksgiving sale shoppers in Ohio already in line

CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (AP) — A few dedicated Thanksgiving sales shoppers in northeast Ohio have claimed spots in line more than a week before doors open for holiday specials.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 November 2013

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Beagle's nose predicts few US polar bear cubs

CINCINNATI (AP) — A specially trained beagle's smell test for polar bear pregnancies predicts there will be few new cubs for U.S. zoos this year — although a romantic trip to Pittsburgh apparently turned out well for a female bear in San Diego.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 November 2013

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Teen held after woman's body found near Reynoldsburg school

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Police say a teen is in custody after the discovery of an 18-year-old woman's body near a suburban Columbus high school.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 November 2013

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University in Ohio gets Lincoln memorabilia gift

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Abraham Lincoln memorabilia including signed documents, photographs and rare books have been donated to Ohio's John Carroll University by an alumnus and his wife.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 November 2013

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Judge: killer to die in Missouri a monster

CINCINNATI (AP) — A white supremacist serial killer scheduled for execution in Missouri still haunts the dreams of an Ohio judge who helped connect him to the 1980 shooting deaths of two teenage cousins in Cincinnati.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 November 2013

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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Monday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 November 2013

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2 tornadoes confirmed in NW Ohio storm Sunday

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Tornadoes and strong winds from a storm that battered the Midwest on Sunday damaged homes, toppled a drive-in movie screen and ripped off the roof of a church building in northwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 November 2013

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