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1 year term for ex-Ohio doctor who pushed pills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio doctor was sentenced on Thursday to one year and one day in prison after pleading guilty to distributing pain medication without a legitimate medical purpose.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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Ohio veteran found guilty, fined over pet ducks

COSHOCTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Army veteran who says his pet ducks help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder and depression has been convicted of a minor misdemeanor for keeping them.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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Advocates to release details on hungry Ohioans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Anti-hunger advocates plan to release new information about who is going hungry in Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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400 Ohio homes evacuated after gas well leak

WINTERSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — About 400 homes in eastern Ohio were evacuated after a nearby fracking operation sprung a leak and began shooting invisible gaseous discharge into the air.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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Ohio trooper pleads guilty to civil rights charges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former state trooper accused of forcing female motorists into sexual acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges pleaded guilty on Wednesday to violating their civil rights.

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Veterans take final honor flight in NW Ohio

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A group of veterans have landed back in Toledo after visiting the war memorials erected in their honor, marking the last planned trip of its kind in the area.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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Millions unclaimed in $420M Ohio workers comp case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The law firm handling a $420 million state settlement over Ohio employers being overcharged for workers' compensation premiums says millions of dollars weren't claimed by the deadline.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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Cleveland enlists help to keep its traffic cameras

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials are enlisting the help of a popular mayor, governor and longtime U.S. senator to help defeat a ballot issue that would outlaw the use of speed and red-light cameras in the city.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 October 2014

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