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1 hr ago | WTEN-TV Albany

Moscow subway chief fired after 22 killed in crash

Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity as they battle a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles... Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Epidemic

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Man accused of enslaving woman to be sentenced

FILE - This undated file photo released by the Ashland County Sheriff's Office shows Jessica L. CLEVELAND - A man accused of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in northeast Ohio is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.

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Cybercast News Service

Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

For the first time, working-class whites make up less than half of Ohio's eligible voters, part of a demographic shift in a key Midwestern swing state that is pushing political parties to widen their appeal beyond the once-dominant bloc.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, African-American

News Times

Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

David Vernon, 18, takes a break while reading on his porch in Columbus, Ohio, on Monday, July 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: African-American, US Politics, Barack Obama

News Herald

What to watch for during VA confirmation hearing

Bob McDonald will be in the congressional spotlight Tuesday, as he goes before the Senate committee charged with weighing his nomination to be the next Veterans Affairs secretary.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Marion Star

Ohio kids struggling with poverty

Ohio children are doing better in school, but facing greater social obstacles -- especially from poverty -- according to a national report released Monday.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

The Review

Editorials from around Ohio

On Tuesday, members of the State Board of Education witnessed something extraordinary.

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Related Topix: Prison, Lawrence County, OH, State Prisons, Opinion

WAND-TV Decatur

Clippers' future on line as probate trial resumes

A 15-year-old Palestinian-American from Florida who was taken into custody by Israeli security forces during a family visit to the Middle East says he was beaten and kicked so much he lost consciousness after the... A 15-year-old Palestinian-American from Florida who was taken into custody by Israeli security forces during a family visit to the ... (more)

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104.7 WTUE

Dad Faces Prison for Urging Daughter in Fight: 'Keep Hitting'

A fight that broke out between two Ohio teenage girls was caught on video and now, one of the fathers heard encouraging his daughter to hit harder is facing charges.

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WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Ohio rakes in $45 million in online taxes

Online sales tax collections have hit an all-time high in Ohio this budget year, reaching $45 million, a 68 percent increase over the past five years.

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Related Topix: Ohio Government

TheCourier.com

26-year-old Mana s Body Found In Cincy-area Ditch

The body of a 26-year-old southwest Ohio man was found in a ditch and appears to be the result of a hit-and-run.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Marietta Times

Ohio ex-official asks Supreme Court to hear case

An attorney for a former Cleveland-area county official convicted in a public corruption case says they're asking the U.S. Supreme Court to consider his request for a new trial.

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

USA Today

Ohio town says Iraq vet's 14 therapy ducks not allowed

Ohio town says Iraq vet's 14 therapy ducks not allowed Darin Welker is facing a citation and a hearing in Coshocton Municipal Court for owning 14 ducks.

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KTVN Reno

Police: Woman posted selfies in stolen dress

A massive wildfire that has forced the evacuation of towns, destroyed numerous homes and blackened scenic hillsides in north-central Washington has been burning into new areas, fueled by dry conditions and gusty... With no letup from high temperatures and wind, a massive wildfire in north-central Washington is growing, marking a week since flames ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Drugs

WHAS11

Man dies after being thrown from boat into Ohio R.

Indiana Conservation Officer Jim Schreck says two fishermen were aboard a runabout boat when the boat's motor struck an underwater object, throwing one of the men overboard.

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Bradenton.com

Tuition at most Ohio universities to rise again

Most of the universities chose to boost tuition as much as state limits would allow this year: 2 percent or $188, whichever is higher.

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Related Topix: University of Cincinnati, Kent State University, Ohio University, University of Toledo

The Marion Star

Ohio pushes to end sediment dumping into Lake Erie

There's enough sand, soil and mud scooped out of Toledo's and Cleveland's harbors each year to fill the Indians' ballpark to the top of its upper deck.

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The Columbus Dispatch

New home construction in central Ohio ready to rebound

The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper.

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Related Topix: Home Building, Home, Delaware County, OH, Columbus, OH, Hilliard, OH

Coshocton Tribune

Top-notch zoos

Ohio affectionately is known as the Buckeye State, but it well could be known as the Incredibly Awesome Zoos State.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Savannah, OH

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Morning Journal

28K raised for family of Ohio woman hit by rock

Friends have raised more than $28,000 to benefit the family of a northeast Ohio woman critically injured when a rock was deliberately dropped from a highway overpass onto the windshield of a car in Pennsylvania.

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