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Group removes illegally-placed campaign signs

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group of people in central Ohio says they're tired of seeing politician's campaign signs in public places and they're taking them down.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014

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Akron woman gets life in roommate's death

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A Northeast Ohio woman has been sentenced to life in prison with a chance of parole in 18 years for the stabbing death of her housemate.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014

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Body found in car of missing Delaware man

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Sheriff's officials in central Ohio say a body has been found in a car driven by a man when he disappeared nine years ago.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014

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North Korean detainee lands back home in Ohio

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man detained for nearly half a year in North Korea has landed back home.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014

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Husband, wife die day apart after 73-year marriage

CINCINNATI (AP) — When Helen Auer died on Wednesday, she was sitting in her chair. Her husband of 73 years came into the room and knew right away. Joe leaned over, gave her a kiss goodbye, and whispered in her ear: "Helen, call me home."

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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High pollution levels found near Ohio gas wells

CLEVELAND (AP) — A study in a rural Ohio county where oil and gas drilling is booming found air pollution levels near well sites higher than those in downtown Chicago.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Rural areas seek piece of subprime-loan settlement

Long seen as having devastated Sun Belt cities, the subprime mortgage crisis unleashed turmoil on Ohio and other rural areas. Now federal officials are pledging regulatory attention and financial help.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Rock attack victim poised to return to Ohio home

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A middle school teacher who was severely injured when a rock was dropped from a highway overpass onto her vehicle three months ago has recovered enough to head home to Ohio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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