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Libertarian loses appeal, remains off May ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court on Thursday denied an attempt by the Libertarian Party of Ohio to get its gubernatorial candidate on the May 6 primary ballot.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Wright-Patt reports possible prescription mix-up

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Air Force officials at a southwest Ohio base are notifying thousands of pharmacy customers about a possible mix-up in prescription refills because an automated system may have added the wrong pills to at least one medication.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Force incidents increase in Ohio youth prisons

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Guards in Ohio's youth prisons are more often resorting to force to control their young charges.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Witness saves child after northeast Ohio crash

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A man who witnessed a car going off a northeast Ohio highway and into a creek says he scrambled over an embankment and cut a child out of a car seat.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Ohio drug take-back yields 14 tons of pills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Attorney General's Office says state residents disposed of more than 14 tons of unwanted prescription medications during the national drug take-back day last weekend.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Teen to be sentenced in Ohio 'boredom' beating

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last of six Ohio teens who police said picked out a man on the street and severely beat him because they were bored is due to be sentenced.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Cincinnati racino opens, one in Dayton hiring

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio's latest racino is opening at a horse racing track near Cincinnati, while one planning an October opening in Dayton is hiring.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Mumps outbreak reaches 295 cases in central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has reached 295 cases. That's about three-quarters of all the reported cases nationwide.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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