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Ohio agency to get $300,000 for Ebola protection

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Health won approval Monday to buy thousands of additional protective outfits to prepare for the possibility of the state's first Ebola case.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Ohio AG rivals spar over who's done more for women

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine's rival in the fall election on Monday questioned the handling of an internal harassment investigation from 2013 and called again for an independent review. DeWine's campaign said Democrat David Pepper is improperly portraying the Republican incumbent's record of protecting women.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Reports: Televangelist urged vasectomies, abortion

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Televangelist Ernest Angley has long controlled members of his Akron-area congregation by advising them not to have children, shunning those who leave the church and using free labor at his for-profit buffet restaurant and television station, according to a two-month newspaper investigation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Officials, union rally support for Ohio jeep plant

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Union leaders and politicians are kicking off an effort to make sure Toledo keeps making the Jeep Wrangler.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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Ohio teen's death blamed on abnormal heart

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — The death of a 16-year-old girl who collapsed at a haunted house attraction in southwest Ohio has been blamed on heart abnormality.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014

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EPA awards $8.6 million to reduce Lake Erie algae

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Three states are receiving a combined $8.6 million in federal grants for programs aimed at reducing phosphorus runoff that causes harmful algae blooms in western Lake Erie, which led officials to order about 400,000 people not to drink tap water for two days in August.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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Executive charged in Ohio VA corruption case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A business executive from Virginia is being charged in a federal corruption case that already has resulted in a guilty plea from the former director of Veterans Affairs medical centers in Cleveland and Dayton.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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Family: Ebola nurse didn't ignore medical protocol

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Dallas nurse who tested positive for the Ebola virus after flying to Cleveland and returning home did not ignore medical or government protocols related to the disease, her family said.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014

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