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Ohio couple married for 69 years die just 8 hours apart

 

TIFFIN, Ohio (AP) — A couple married for 69 years died eight hours apart in hospice care in northwest Ohio, and their son says it wasn't surprising for a pair who did everything together.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Oil leak affects hundreds of birds in northwest Ohio

BRYAN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in far northwest Ohio say hundreds of birds have been rescued from the area where waste oil leaked from a storage tank into a creek.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Frigid temperatures bear down on Ohio in wake of snowfall

CINCINNATI (AP) — A blast of arctic air surging into Ohio was expected to put an added burden on homeless shelters and led one sheriff to open up a jail lobby as a warming center for temporary relief from the cold.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Facebook post lands Ohio ex-inmate back behind bars

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A northern Ohio man convicted in a fatal car crash and released early from prison has ended up back behind bars after a judge and the victim's family took issue with a Facebook post he made.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Ohio US Attorney's office collects $350 million during 2014

CLEVELAND (AP) — The U.S. Attorney's Office in northern Ohio set a record in 2014 by collecting more than $350 million in civil and criminal fines.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Ohio high school rape convict released from custody

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio high school football player who was convicted of raping a West Virginia girl following an alcohol-fueled party and sentenced to at least two years in custody has been released from juvenile detention.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Southern Ohio lawmaker tapped as House Finance chairman

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state representative from southern Ohio has been tapped to lead a powerful House committee that reviews the governor's two-year state budget proposal and other spending bills.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

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Snow makes commutes slow, slick as Ohio schools cancel class

CINCINNATI (AP) — Overnight snowfall is creating a slippery, slow morning commute for drivers throughout much of Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 January 2015

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