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Gay marriage arguments ring a bell in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — For Chris Seelbach, the legal challenges to state bans on gay marriage being argued this week in Cincinnati mark another milestone — not just for gay rights, but for the city he calls home.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 August 2014

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Experts will testify in fracking case sentencing

CLEVELAND (AP) — Testimony of several experts are expected highlight a sentencing hearing for the owner of a northeast Ohio oil and gas drilling company accused of dumping large amounts of toxic brine down a storm sewer and into a creek that feeds the Mahoning River.

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Cleveland judge charged in attack on estranged wife

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cuyahoga County judge accused of biting and punching his estranged wife inside a moving car has been charged with felonious assault in suburban Cleveland.

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Ohio champion steer brings $80,000

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The grand champion steer at the Ohio State Fair this year has been sold at auction for $80,000.

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Toledo mayor lifts water ban

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A water ban that had hundreds of thousands of people in Ohio and Michigan scrambling for drinking water has been lifted, Toledo's mayor announced Monday.

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Ohio State band director's firing sets off clash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The new president of Ohio State University and supporters of the school's storied marching band are clashing over the unexpected firing of a band director with deep roots in the organization.

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Pemberville out to solve cat troubles

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — A village in northwestern Ohio is trying to solve a problem that residents say is spreading fast.

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Lake Erie's algae woes began building a decade ago

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The toxins that contaminated the drinking water supply of 400,000 people in northwest Ohio didn't just suddenly appear.

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