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Southwest Ohio man gets 15 years to life in roommate's death

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio man has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison after being convicted of killing a roommate with a sword.

Last Updated on Friday, 05 February 2016

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More tests show Ohio village's water OK after lead scare

SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Environmental Protection Agency says lead levels in tap water were below the federal allowable limit in most of the recent samples requested by homeowners in the northeast Ohio village of Sebring.

Last Updated on Friday, 05 February 2016

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Judge: No wrongdoing by prosecutors in freed inmate's case

CLEVELAND (AP) — A county and three officials have been cleared of any wrongdoing in the case of an Ohio man freed after serving two decades in prison for a murder his attorneys say he didn't commit.

Last Updated on Friday, 05 February 2016

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Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country

WEST TOPSHAM, Vt. (AP) — A winter thaw in the Northeast has triggered sap to flow in maple trees, launching an early start to the syrup season for some producers in parts of New England who have already decided to tap their trees.

Last Updated on Friday, 05 February 2016

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2 men killed in separate encounters with trains in Ohio

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Police say two men have been killed in separate encounters with trains in northeast Ohio this week.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Man charged in death of 16-month old girl in Ohio

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man has been charged with child endangering in a 16-month-old girl's death that a coroner has ruled a homicide.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Bowling Green man fighting state over his exotic animals has hearings

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — A northwestern Ohio man whose six tigers and other exotic animals were seized is getting back-to-back hearings as he fights the state.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Drug-price proposal sent to Ohio lawmakers to consider

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal aimed at controlling the price Ohio pays for prescription drugs has been sent to state lawmakers for consideration.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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