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Black bear roams near downtown Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Wildlife officials were hopeful that a young black bear that took a Mother's Day stroll near downtown Youngstown was back in the woods Monday after officers tried to drive it out of town.

Last Updated on Monday, 12 May 2014

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Rare 'mono mono' newborn twins doing well in Ohio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Twin girls born with a rare condition in Ohio were breathing on their own and their mom said she and her husband were able to hold them on Mother's Day.

Last Updated on Monday, 12 May 2014

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Marysville firefighters rescue residents from apartments

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Some 100 firefighters helped rescue residents of senior assisted-living apartments in central Ohio amid fire and heavy smoke.

Last Updated on Monday, 12 May 2014

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Ohio city makes drug antidote available to public

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in a northeast Ohio city are giving away the drug naloxone (nuh-LOX'-ohn) to be administered to people who overdose on heroin or painkillers.

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Ohio prison population continues to rise

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say Ohio's prison population is expected to keep rising, despite recent attempts to tamp it down.

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Ohio gas prices up to start work week

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Prices at the gas pump in Ohio are slightly higher than a week ago.

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Tressel expected to attend YSU trustees meeting

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is expected to be introduced as the 9th president of Youngstown State University, where he started his college coaching career.

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AEP Ohio customers get help with heating bills

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A utility assistance program has extended the deadline for AEP Ohio customers to apply for financial help to pay this winter's high heating bills.

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