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Player's charity pushes for $1 million in donations

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FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2014, file photo, Mount St. Joseph's Lauren Hill gives a thumbs-up as she holds the game ball during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati. The freshman at Mount St. Joseph decided Wednesday Dec. 17, 2014 to give up her playing career after achieving her goal of scoring in a game even as she fights an inoperable brain tumor. Hill will continue raising money for cancer research as she spends time with her family. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman, File)

CINCINNATI (AP) — A cancer charity backed by basketball player Lauren Hill is hoping a telethon will push donations over the $1 million mark.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 December 2014

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At uranium plant, funding fears follow reprieve

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Workers cleaning up a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio welcome the cancellation of hundreds of layoffs but say it doesn't halt an undercurrent of uncertainty created by the project's unusual funding structure.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 December 2014

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Ohio judge who ruled in Pete Rose's favor retires

CINCINNATI (AP) — A county judge in Cincinnati who ruled in favor of Pete Rose during the Reds star's court fight against Major League Baseball and recently ordered a fellow judge to jail is retiring after four decades on the bench.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 December 2014

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Ohio artist will make Edison statue for US Capitol

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio commission has chosen a Zanesville sculptor as the creator of the new statue of Thomas Edison for Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 December 2014

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Police: Boyfriend accidentally shoots Ohio woman

TWINSBURG, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio sheriff's office says a man accidentally shot his girlfriend in the head, leaving her with injuries that weren't considered life-threatening.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 December 2014

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Man who drove into Ohio pond and called 911 dies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man who drove into a pond at a central Ohio apartment complex was pulled from the water by divers but died.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 December 2014

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$3 dispute may have led to shootings that hurt 3

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police say two shootings that left three men hospitalized may have started with an argument over $3.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 December 2014

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Search area expands for missing Ohio K-9 unit dog

WILMINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Police and volunteers are expanding the search area for a K-9 unit dog that ran away last week in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 December 2014

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