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Central Ohio woman dies after house fire

ASHVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman trapped in an upstairs bedroom by a house fire has died at a central Ohio hospital.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Ohio woman will be sentenced a 3rd time in death

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The only woman on Ohio's death row will be sentenced a third time for plotting the killing of her ex-husband.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014

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Ohio doctor gets 15 days for hitting bicyclist

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DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A Columbus-area doctor has been sentenced to 15 days in jail and 400 hours of community service for driving drunk and hitting a cyclist on a road in 2012.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014

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Ohio gov says will keep spending on bridge project

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio's governor says the state will keep moving ahead on a major Ohio River bridge project that's in funding trouble on the Kentucky side.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014

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Officials report progress in Ohio oil leak cleanup

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials cleaning up thousands of gallons of crude oil that leaked from a pipeline into a southwest Ohio nature preserve hope to complete the emergency phase of cleanup in about a week.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014

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Age at center of Ohio teen school shooting appeal

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — The age of a teen gunman in a deadly school shooting two years ago in northeastern Ohio is at the center of an appeal over his life sentences.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014

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APNewsBreak: EPA says Ohio oil leak at 20K gallons

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal environmental officials estimate more than 20,000 gallons of crude oil leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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Ohio official pleads guilty in wastewater dumping

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The former owner of a Youngstown-based wastewater company pleaded guilty Monday to federal Clean Water Act violations in the dumping of thousands of gallons of fracking wastewater into a northeast Ohio storm sewer.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014

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