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Ohio officials say deer at preserve must be killed

MILLERSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials have ordered that all deer at a private hunting preserve in Holmes County be killed because the owner didn't follow quarantine rules after one tested positive for a rare disease.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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NAACP convention will return to Cincinnati in 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) — The NAACP convention will return to Cincinnati in 2016, eight years after the city hosted the event.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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Ohioan admits lying about transplant to get money

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio woman who admits she lied about needing a kidney transplant to get money from friends has agreed in court to repay more than $39,000.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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Ohio regulators say power plant goals unachievable

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State regulators told the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday that new federal goals for reducing mercury and other hazardous air pollutants from power plants are unachievable, costly and based on flawed assumptions.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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Patrol: 19 died in Ohio crashes near Thanksgiving

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says 19 people died in crashes around Ohio during the Thanksgiving holiday period.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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Officer who shot boy had no choice, cop's dad says

CLEVELAND (AP) — The father of a Cleveland policeman who fatally shot a 12-year-old says the officer thought the boy's pellet gun was a real firearm and said he had no choice.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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Ohio bill would shield doctors who say 'My fault'

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Doctors talking privately to patients or families after a medical mishap could acknowledge responsibility or even admit a mistake without that conversation being used against them later in court, according to a proposal in the Ohio General Assembly pushed by physicians.

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Ohio lawmaker charged with fraud resigns his seat

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state representative from southwest Ohio has resigned amid allegations he misled investors about a company's financial status and used their money for personal gain.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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