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Feds hit Columbus gang with racketeering charges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Ohio say alleged gang members in Columbus carried out murders and attempted murders, drug trafficking, robbery and other crimes to control their reputation and territory.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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US Bank settles federal mortgage probe for $200M

CLEVELAND (AP) — U.S. Bank has agreed to pay $200 million to settle allegations that it failed to check on the creditworthiness of thousands of applicants when it issued government-insured mortgage loans between 2006 and 2011, the local U.S. attorney's office announced on Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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4 arrested in attacks, burglaries targeting Amish

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — Three young men and a 17-year-old have been arrested in a string of attacks and burglaries against the Amish in northeastern Ohio after bragging about what they did, authorities said Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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2 Ohioans on ATV die after it collides with SUV

 

MOUNT GILEAD, Ohio (AP) — Ohio troopers say an all-terrain vehicle collided with a sport utility vehicle, and two riders from the ATV later died.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014

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Ohio conferences will examine anti-drug programs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's judges, county and state officials, and drug experts are examining treatment programs and other ways to fight opiate abuse in upcoming conferences in Columbus.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014

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Fish kill reported near Ohio gas well fire site

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A fish kill has been reported in a Monroe County creek near the site of a weekend fire at an eastern Ohio gas well.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014

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Girl who came out of coma meets Bruno Mars

CLEVELAND (AP) — An 11-year-old Cleveland-area girl who came out of a coma after listening to Bruno Mars songs throughout her recovery got to meet the singer that doctors say helped save her life.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014

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Ohio man dies while hiking out of Grand Canyon

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Officials say an Ohio man has died as he hiked out of the Grand Canyon after a commercial river trip.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014

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