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6:29 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Ohio Governor Signs New Provisional Ballot Rules

Ohio's governor has signed into law a measure setting when provisional ballots are counted in the political swing state and what it takes to cast one. 

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6:27 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

WVU Committee Recommends Gee For Full-Time Job

A search committee at West Virginia University has recommended that interim President E. Gordon Gee get the job permanently. 

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6:25 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Governor Appoints New Top Ohio Utility Regulator

Gov. John Kasich has picked a former state budget director and lawmaker to be Ohio's top utility regulator. 

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8:58 am
Wed February 26, 2014

Court Orders Mediation In Otterbein Records Suit

The Ohio Supreme Court has ordered a private university and a student journalist to try to resolve the student's lawsuit asking the college to turn over arrest records and other information. 

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1:42 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Central Ohio Crashes Result In 5 Deaths

Authorities say five people were killed in two separate head-on crashes in central Ohio. 

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1:32 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

State Seeks Public Input On Hunting Proposals

State officials are seeking public comment on hunting, trapping and fishing regulations proposed for 2014 through 2015. 

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1:19 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Booster Club President Facing Charges

The president of a north-central Ohio booster club is accused of improperly using scholarship money meant for students. 

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1:02 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Company Settles With State Over Unpaid Loans

The state of Ohio says it's reached a $1.5 million settlement with a Toledo manufacturing company for unpaid loans. 

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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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