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Economy at heart of fall race for Ohio governor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) and Democratic rival Ed FitzGerald will focus this fall on Ohio's economic position and how that has hit or benefited workers and businesses in the state.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 May 2014

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Convicted NE Ohio politician sues over prison fall

CLEVELAND (AP) — Former Cuyahoga County Commissioner Jimmy Dimora is suing the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction along with a company that runs a Youngstown prison where the convicted politician says he slipped and hurt himself.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 May 2014

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Veterans Affairs reviews security after shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — A shooting at a veterans hospital in southwest Ohio this week has led to a review of security procedures by both national and local Veterans Affairs officials.

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Ohio voters pass two-thirds of school levies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio voters have passed more than two-thirds of the school funding levies on ballots statewide.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 May 2014

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Vote planned to make 'Sloopy' Ohio's rock song

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Cue the marching band. The Ohio House is scheduled to vote on a proposal to make "Hang On Sloopy" the state's official rock song.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 May 2014

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Ohio primary votes set fields for fall election

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Now it's on to the finals.

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Ohio body believed to be missing Lake Erie boater

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northwest Ohio say a body found on a beach is believed to be one of two men missing since their boat capsized in western Lake Erie about three weeks ago.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 07 May 2014

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No charges after deadly pileups on Ohio Turnpike

 

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury in northern Ohio has declined to issue charges related to a series of pileups during a March snowstorm that left three people dead on the Ohio Turnpike.

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