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Cops: Suspect in elderly pair's deaths went on robbery spree

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio (AP) — A man wanted in the abduction and killing of an elderly couple in northeast Ohio last month is suspected of committing a string of armed robberies over the weekend in three states.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015

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Winter storm dumps 1 foot of snow in parts of northern Ohio

 

A winter snow storm has dumped at least a foot of snow in parts of northern Ohio and prompted driving bans and hundreds of school and business closings.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015

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Coast Guard rescues 2 in Ohio who fell through ice

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Coast Guard officials in Ohio say they will examine a Lake Erie bay and monitor for pollution after crews rescued two people who fell through the ice with their snowmobiles over the weekend.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015

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Kasich's Ohio budget cuts income tax, speeds college access

COLUMBUS (AP) — Larger businesses would see tax hikes and wealthier school districts would see less state aid under a proposed state budget that Gov. John Kasich described on Monday as his most ambitious yet.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 February 2015

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Ohio's forecasting groundhog predicts early spring

MARION, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's weather-forecasting groundhog Buckeye Chuck predicts the state will see an early spring.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015

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Tax cuts, hikes in Kasich budget to be detailed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The two-year operating budget that Gov. John Kasich has prepared will include a package of tax changes that delivers an overall $500 million cut.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015

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Storm blankets Midwest in snow, creeps toward Northeast

CHICAGO (AP) — A slow-moving winter storm blanketed a large swath of the Plains and Midwest in snow Sunday, forcing the cancellation of thousands of flights, making roads treacherous and forcing some people to rethink their plans to attend Super Bowl parties.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015

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Hunt extends outside Ohio for man sought in couple's slaying

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man wanted on a murder charge in the slaying of an elderly couple in northeast Ohio is believed to be involved in armed robberies over the weekend in three states.

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