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Ohio man detained in North Korea gets job back

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio city agreed to rehire an American arrested and detained in North Korea while criticizing his decision to travel there.

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 October 2014

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Columbus man indicted in slaying of girlfriend

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who police say confessed to beating and strangling his pregnant girlfriend and burying her beside a cornfield has been indicted by a central Ohio grand jury on charges including aggravated murder.

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Dayton gas leak spurs evacuations

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A Dayton spokeswoman says a downtown gas leak in the southwest Ohio city led to some building evacuations but no illnesses or injuries.

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1 year term for ex-Ohio doctor who pushed pills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio doctor was sentenced on Thursday to one year and one day in prison after pleading guilty to distributing pain medication without a legitimate medical purpose.

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Ohio veteran found guilty, fined over pet ducks

COSHOCTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio Army veteran who says his pet ducks help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder and depression has been convicted of a minor misdemeanor for keeping them.

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Advocates to release details on hungry Ohioans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Anti-hunger advocates plan to release new information about who is going hungry in Ohio.

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400 Ohio homes evacuated after gas well leak

WINTERSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — About 400 homes in eastern Ohio were evacuated after a nearby fracking operation sprung a leak and began shooting invisible gaseous discharge into the air.

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Ohio trooper pleads guilty to civil rights charges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former state trooper accused of forcing female motorists into sexual acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges pleaded guilty on Wednesday to violating their civil rights.

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