Traffic and accidents increase on Ohio River bridge

CINCINNATI (AP) — A bridge that carries highway traffic across the Ohio River near Cincinnati has been serving tens of thousands more vehicles a day than it was designed to handle.

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Ohio moves forward with strategy to combat Lake Erie's algae

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's blueprint for combating the algae in Lake Erie that has become a threat to drinking water calls for targeting specific watersheds and developing a monitoring network within the next year.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER , Associated Press

Prosecutor: Over 70 Ohio child sex assault cases unattended

CLEVELAND (AP) — The new prosecutor in Cleveland says over 70 cases involving sexual assaults of children went unattended for months or years as that office failed to properly track the cases or bring charges.

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Man accused in $70M Ponzi scheme pleads guilty in Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of defrauding nearly 500 victims in what authorities describe as a $70 million Ponzi scheme has pleaded guilty in Ohio to federal charges including conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud

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