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Cops: 2 OD on heroin as kids play at McDonald's

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southeast Indiana couple has been jailed in Ohio on child endangering charges after police say they overdosed on heroin in a McDonald's play area.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Feds sue Ohio over seclusion at juvenile jails

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice is seeking a court order to force Ohio juvenile detention facilities to stop using seclusion to discipline boys with mental health disorders.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Ohio State announces partnership with Nationwide

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has announced a 10-year, $17.1 million sponsorship agreement with Nationwide Insurance.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Ohio man pleads guilty in toddler's death

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man whose girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter died from injuries suffered while he was baby-sitting has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014

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Ohioans bracing for snow, falling temperatures

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After being teased with a day of spring-like temperatures, Ohioans were enduring another nasty blast of winter.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

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Panel to review Kasich's tax, education changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio legislative panel is scheduled to delve into an election-year policy plan from Gov. John Kasich that includes cutting Ohio's income tax through increases in drilling and tobacco taxes.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

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Youngstown experiences 5th minor earthquake

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A fifth minor earthquake has been recorded in an area of northeastern Ohio where state regulators have ordered a gas drilling company to halt operations.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

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Health insurance sign-ups reach almost 79K in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal officials say close to 79,000 Ohioans have picked health plans in the new insurance marketplace created by President Barack Obama's health care law.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

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