Ohio EPA: No contamination detected after Lima refinery explosion

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — No dangerous contaminants were released into the air by an explosion at an oil refinery that was felt 10 miles away and sparked a fire that burned for more than 14 hours, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency said Sunday.

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Icy road conditions cause multiple school delays

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A mix of rain and snow is creating icy road conditions and causing multiple schools around Ohio to announce closings or two-hour delays.

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Ex-Columbus schools chief to face dereliction of duty charge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says the former Columbus city schools superintendent will be charged with dereliction of duty in connection with the district's attendance data-scrubbing scandal.

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