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US approves expansion of Great Lakes sanctuary

DETROIT (AP) — The Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in northern Michigan has received federal approval to expand its size nearly tenfold and boost the preservation of scores of sunken vessels in an area of Lake Huron once known as "Shipwreck Alley."

Last Updated on Friday, 05 September 2014

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DNA leads to arrest in 1996 Ohio rape

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police say resubmitted DNA evidence led to an arrest in a previously unsolved 1996 rape.

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Judge denies release of woman in Amish case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal judge has rejected a bid for release by a woman serving two years in connection with beard- and hair-cutting attacks targeting Amish.

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UPDATE: Ohio man charged with killing 4 in different homes

BUCYRUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man was charged with aggravated murder Thursday in the slayings of four men who were found in separate homes earlier this week.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 September 2014

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Ohio appeals court judges want to carry guns

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Appeals court judges in one southern Ohio district have decided they need to carry guns to protect themselves.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 September 2014

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Prosecutor links Ohio judge's decision to 2 deaths

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio prosecutor is linking a decision by an indicted juvenile court judge to two recent violent deaths on the eve of her trial.

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Court rules against Ohio utility in coal dispute

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has sided with state utility regulators in a dispute with American Electric Power over how much the company can charge customers for coal.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 September 2014

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Searchers recover body of boy who fell in river

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Searchers have recovered the body of an 8-year-old boy missing since he fell into a river in southwest Ohio on Monday.

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