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Ohio man who killed ailing wife presses clemency

CLEVELAND (AP) — A 68-year-old man sentenced to six years in prison for fatally shooting his ailing wife in her hospital bed wants clemency to avoid dying in prison.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014

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Ohio livestock prices

 

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Monday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

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Dayton woman offers beer, smokes as lost dog reward

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman made fliers offering a case of beer and a pack of cigarettes as a reward for finding her lost dog — and it worked.

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Feds: Almost 40,000 Ohioans picked health plans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Nearly 40,000 Ohio residents have successfully picked health insurance plans through the new online marketplace created by President Barack Obama's law.

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Official: 35 local races decided by 1 vote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top election official is stressing the importance of voting after a review of election results found a number of nail-biting contests in 2013.

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Ohio man gets life for killing woman's unborn baby

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A 22-year-old northeast Ohio man was sentenced to life in prison Monday for killing his girlfriend's unborn baby by punching her in the stomach.

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Alumni outraged over firing of gay teacher

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — The Catholic Diocese of Toledo is backing a Roman Catholic school that parted ways with a gay teacher.

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Police in Springfield report death as 'chemical suicide'

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Emergency responders in western Ohio say a man found dead in a vehicle apparently killed himself using hazardous chemicals, prompting authorities to block off the area until a dangerous gas dissipated.

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