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New roller coaster debuts at Kings Island in Ohio

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Kings Island theme park in southwest Ohio is unveiling a new inverted roller coaster more than 4,000 feet long with speeds up to 68 miles per hour.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 April 2014

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Police investigate slaying of 89-year-old woman

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police say an 89-year-old woman was fatally stabbed during an attempted robbery.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 April 2014

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2 boaters found dead in Lake Erie; 2 more missing

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the bodies of two of four missing boaters in western Lake Erie have been recovered off the Ohio shoreline.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 April 2014

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Ohio statue honors woman's historic 1964 flight

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman's history-making flight has been memorialized with a newly unveiled statue in Columbus.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 April 2014

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Space added as Columbus homeless families increase

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Central Ohio's homeless agency is expanding space for displaced families as the number of parents and children with nowhere to live increases.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 April 2014

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Mumps cases at central Ohio community college

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus health officials say they've confirmed 2 cases of mumps at a local community college as an outbreak of the illness continues.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 April 2014

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Body found in Lake Erie, crews look for 3 missing

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says the body of a missing boater has been found in Lake Erie and they're continuing to search for three others off the Ohio shoreline.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 April 2014

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Possible arson spree worries Dayton officials

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A possible arson spree causing thousands of dollars in property damage has Dayton officials concerned.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 April 2014

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