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Board approves Ohio pharmacy to dispense overdose medicine

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A pharmacy in a southwest Ohio county hit hard by deadly heroin overdoses has become one of the first in the state approved to dispense a potentially life-saving heroin overdose medicine.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Ohio panel reviewing bill allowing online voter registration

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans could register online to vote under a proposal being reviewed by a state legislative panel.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Survey says smoking ban cut tobacco use at Ohio University

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — A new survey suggests that a smoking ban implemented at Ohio University six months ago has been successful at cutting into the use of tobacco on campus.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Present, former Columbus mayors to attend State of the Union

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city of Columbus' newly elected mayor and former mayor will be attending President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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2 adults, 2 kids killed in northeast Ohio house explosion

NORTHFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A house explosion that shook a northeast Ohio neighborhood left two adults and two children dead, fire officials said.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Panel OKs $851K transfer for wrongfully imprisoned Ohio men

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state budgetary panel has approved transferring over $851,000 to compensate two Ohio men who say they were wrongfully imprisoned for 16 years in a Portage County woman's 1988 slaying.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Woman, 2 children fatally stabbed in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a mother and two children were fatally stabbed at an apartment in Columbus.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Advocates call for redo of Ohio unemployment benefit bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A coalition of health and human services advocates says a proposal to change Ohio's unemployment compensation system would severely limit jobless benefits for workers and it should be redone.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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