Great Lakes states to decide on thirsty city's water plea

CHICAGO (AP) — Representatives of the eight states in the Great Lakes region are preparing to decide whether a city in the Milwaukee suburbs qualifies to tap Lake Michigan as its drinking water source.

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Columbus to pay $1.2 million to settle wrongful death suit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city of Columbus will pay $1.2 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit filed after two fire division paramedics failed to properly treat a woman in cardiac arrest four years ago.

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Man wanted in 1995 food stamp fraud case arrested in Israel

CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal authorities say a man who fled the United States after pleading guilty in 1994 in a $3.2 million food stamp fraud case has been arrested in Israel and returned to northeast Ohio.

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