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Ohio awards more than $570,000 for boating safety

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is awarding more than $570,000 from its Waterways Safety Fund to 23 community public safety agencies.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 April 2014

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1 dead in East Cleveland tower after carbon monoxide leak

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Authorities near Cleveland say one woman died and 11 others were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after they evacuated a high-rise apartment building.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 April 2014

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Air Force intelligence center to get new head

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A new commander will take over a national military intelligence agency headquartered at an Air Force base in southwest Ohio later this year.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 April 2014

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Judge: records can be used in Lima man's trial

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A judge has ruled that a northwestern Ohio man's records with the county child welfare agency can be used by his attorneys to help convince a jury that he shouldn't get the death penalty for a 2009 double murder.

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Jeffrey Dahmer's childhood home for sale in Ohio

BATH, Ohio (AP) — The house where serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer grew up and committed his first murder is for sale in Ohio.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 April 2014

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Ohio burial for ex-defense secretary Schlesinger

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Former U.S. Department of Defense Secretary James Schlesinger is being buried this weekend next to his late wife in the Ohio city where she was from.

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Ohio struggles with 'epidemic' of heroin overdoses

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some states, including Ohio, are reporting a rise in heroin use as many addicts shift from more costly and harder-to-get prescription opiates to this cheaper alternative. A look at what's happening in Ohio:

Last Updated on Friday, 04 April 2014

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Judge to end Ohio ban on recognizing gay marriage

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge said Friday that he will strike down Ohio's voter-approved ban on gay marriage, a move that stops short of forcing Ohio to perform same-sex weddings but will make the state recognize gay couples legally wed elsewhere.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 April 2014

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