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Feds plan new guidelines on toxic algae in lakes, rivers

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — New national guidelines are being developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to protect swimmers and kayakers from the growing threats posed by toxic algae in lakes and rivers.

Last Updated on Friday, 27 November 2015

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Puppy gets new 'legs' thanks to community and 3-D printing

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Thanks to the Athens community and the 3-D printer at Ohio University's Innovation Center, a tiny puppy named Tumbles will hopefully be tumbling less.

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Student in Ohio State lake jump probably died of broken neck

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A student who jumped into a lake at Ohio State University as part of an annual event probably died from a broken neck, the county coroner said Thursday.

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Bill banning microbeads makes debut in Ohio Legislature

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill banning the manufacture and sale of microscopic exfoliating beads used in personal care products has been introduced in Ohio.

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Sheriff: 2 men fatally shot in dispute at central Ohio home

HEATH, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff says two men were fatally shot as they argued at a home in central Ohio on Thanksgiving Day.

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Suspect identified in woman's fatal stabbing in Ohio

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Police and sheriff's officials say they have identified a suspect in a woman's fatal stabbing in northwest Ohio.

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Police: bystanders rescue woman stabbed in robbery in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say bystanders rescued a shopper who was slashed by another woman with a large knife in an attempted robbery in a grocery parking lot in Cincinnati.

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Town trying to get Thomas Edison statue into US Capitol

MILAN, Ohio (AP) — The birthplace of Thomas is Edison is trying to raise $35,000 to support an effort to replace a statue of a former Ohio governor who supported Southern slave owners at the U.S. Capitol with one of the inventor.

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