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12:57 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Settlement Reached In Drug Maker Case

Ohio's attorney general says the state's share of the settlement between Endo Health and the federal government amounts to about $5 million. 

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12:47 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

State Fair Seeks Students For Choir And Band

Officials with the Ohio State Fair say high school students have until the end of March to apply for participation in either group. 

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12:35 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

State Grants For Rape Crisis Centers

Ohio's attorney general has awarded $1 million dollars in new grant funding to rape crisis centers across the state.  

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Middle East
1:01 am
Sun February 23, 2014

Taliban Suspends Talks On Prisoner Exchange

Originally published on Sun February 23, 2014 1:45 am

The Taliban has suspended talks over a possible exchange of Taliban and U.S. prisoners due to the "complexity" of the situation in Afghanistan, the militant group said on Sunday.

"Due to the political complexity of the current situation in the country, the leadership of the Islamic Emirate has decided to suspend the issue for some time," Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in an email to media organizations, using the name the Taliban gave their 1996-2001 government.

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12:40 am
Sun February 23, 2014

One Dead, 28 Sickened By Carbon Monoxide At New York Mall

Originally published on Sun February 23, 2014 3:21 am

A 55-year-old restaurant manager died and more than two dozen others were taken to hospitals Saturday after being overcome by carbon monoxide at a New York mall, police said.

Suffolk County police identified the man who died as Steven Nelson, a manager at the Legal Sea Foods restaurant at the Walt Whitman Shops in Huntington Station on Long Island.

Police said 28 others affected by carbon monoxide were taken to area hospitals.

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6:52 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Ohio Governor Signs 2 Contentious Election Bills

Republican Gov. John Kasich has signed into law two election-related bills heavily criticized by Democrats. 

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12:42 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Leadership Changes At OSU Medical Center

Ohio State is announcing changes at its medical center including the departure of its director. 

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12:37 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Ohio Bill Increases Access To Overdose Antidote

Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill to provide a drug overdose antidote to friends or family members of addicts without the risk of prosecution. 

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12:55 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Heimlich Maneuver Namesake Pens Memoir

The 94-year-old Cincinnati surgeon who wrote the book on saving choking victims through his namesake Heimlich maneuver has now penned a new book. 

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12:44 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Fires Kill Two Elderly Ohioans

Authorities say two Ohioans in their 80s have died in separate house fires. 

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12:35 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Ohio Lawmaker Off Ballot After Clerical Error

A veteran Republican Ohio House member has dropped his re-election bid because he failed to sign his paperwork enough times. 

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11:52 am
Mon February 17, 2014

State Seeks More Partners For Summer Food Program

State officials are looking for more sponsors and sites in a federally funded program that offers children from low-income families free summer meals. 

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7:42 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

Ohio Governor Extends Propane Shipment Order

Ohio Gov. John Kasich has extended the state's energy emergency declaration by two weeks to allow continued speedy shipments of propane gas to ease a cold-weather shortage. 

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12:21 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

Ohio Landlords Have Duties To Tenant Guests

The Ohio Supreme Court has found that landlords must provide a safe environment to guests of their tenants. 

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11:02 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Cold Weather Brings Unhealthy Air In Central Ohio

The frigid winter weather in central Ohio is causing an unexpected problem - unhealthy air. 

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9:58 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Ohio Schools Given More Time For Achievement Tests

Ohio's state superintendent is giving schools an extra week to administer required state achievement tests to third- through eighth-graders due to the effects of severe winter weather that has delayed and canceled classes. 

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12:28 pm
Mon February 10, 2014

Couples Sue To Force Ohio's Hand On Same-Sex Marriage

Four married gay couples have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit seeking to force Ohio to recognize same-sex marriages on birth certificates. 

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12:23 pm
Mon February 10, 2014

Seniors Could Skip Make-Up Days Under Ohio bill

An Ohio proposal would let high school seniors be excused from certain school days their district must make up because of weather-related closures. 

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11:48 am
Mon February 10, 2014

Ohio State Partners With Tillman Foundation

Ohio State University will offer scholarships for veterans, active military service members and their spouses through a partnership with the Pat Tillman Foundation. 

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11:41 am
Mon February 10, 2014

Denison Community Comes Together Following Student's Death

Authorities are investigating the death of a Denison University senior. 

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