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4 dead in plane crash near Cleveland

RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A small plane crashed and burst into flames just after takeoff from a regional airport outside of Cleveland, killing all four people on board, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 August 2014

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Monitoring of Ohio River continues after oil spill

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cleanup of thousands of gallons of fuel oil spilled into the Ohio River from a power plant last week is mostly complete, and monitoring for any residual problems continues.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Hundreds of new jobs planned in western Ohio

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An expansion by Dole Food Company is expected to mean nearly 140 new jobs in western Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Ohio theme park's cancer campaign raises $186,000

MASON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio amusement park has raised $186,000 for cancer research and support groups after events including a mass head-shaving and a soccer ball kick fundraiser.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Some Ohio home-health aides see delay in paychecks

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some independent home-health aides have experienced a delay in getting paid under an Ohio plan to coordinate care for the state's sickest and most expensive residents, though the state says certain providers have had issues or made mistakes in submitting claims.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Man charged with stealing Akron police cruiser

 

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A man has been charged with felonious assault and other crimes after authorities say he stole an Akron police cruiser with a woman in the back seat.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Vacuum spark blamed in Ohio grain silo explosion

EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — A fire chief says explosions and a fire at a southwest Ohio grain silo began with a spark in a vacuum that pulls dust off the grain.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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Ohio peach crop wiped out by frigid winter

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Farm markets around Ohio are overflowing with tomatoes, peppers and corn. Just don't expect to find many Ohio-grown peaches.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014

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