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Central Ohio Mumps Outbreak Exceeds 250 Cases

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:05pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has topped 250 cases. That's more than half of the nation's 438 reported cases last year. The total as of Monday was 253 cases of the contagious viral illness, with 153 of those linked to Ohio State University. That includes 109 students and 17 staff members. Local health agencies say those infected range in age from 9 months to 80 years old. The cases span from early January to last week.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:00pm
Pennsylvania authorities have broken up a drug ring they say was run by two prep school graduates.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:00pm
Pennsylvania authorities have broken up a drug ring they say was run by two prep school graduates.
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Central Ohio Mumps Outbreak Exceeds 250 Cases

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 9:55pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has topped 250 cases. That's more than half of the nation's 438 reported cases last year. The total as of Monday was 253 cases of the contagious viral illness, with 153 of those linked to Ohio State University. That includes 109 students and 17 staff members. Local health agencies say those infected range in age from 9 months to 80 years old. The cases span from early January to last week.
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Potter County suspect nabbed in Lancaster County

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 7:04pm
A murder suspect in a Potter County shooting is behind bars after being arrested 200 miles south in Lancaster County.
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UPDATE: Water Restored in Bridgeport After Major Waterline Break

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 7:01pm
Crews are dealing with what they're calling a major waterline break on Main Street in Bridgeport early Monday morning.
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West Liberty University Unveils 'Black and Gold' Plan

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 6:45pm
West Liberty University on Monday revealed its "Black and Gold Opportunity Plan," a program aimed at offering affordability and access to under-served students - which includes first-generation college students, older students, working adults, veterans and transfer students - in earning a college degree.
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Large Brush Fire Burns Through New River Gorge National Park

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 6:43pm
As of Monday afternoon, around 20 acres in the New River Gorge National Park are burning in Fayette County.
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Blast destroys vacant Ohio home, damages others

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 6:03pm
Authorities are investigating an explosion that destroyed a vacant home and affected more than 40 structures in southwest Ohio.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:35pm
An Ohio prosecutor says the death sentence of a condemned killer should be commuted to life without parole, arguing that statements of the killer's co-defendant could undermine confidence in the sentence. Cuyahoga...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:35pm
An Ohio prosecutor says the death sentence of a condemned killer should be commuted to life without parole, arguing that statements of the killer's co-defendant could undermine confidence in the sentence. Cuyahoga...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:35pm
An Ohio prosecutor says the death sentence of a condemned killer should be commuted to life without parole, arguing that statements of the killer's co-defendant could undermine confidence in the sentence. Cuyahoga...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:35pm
An Ohio prosecutor says the death sentence of a condemned killer should be commuted to life without parole, arguing that statements of the killer's co-defendant could undermine confidence in the sentence. Cuyahoga...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:35pm
An Ohio prosecutor says the death sentence of a condemned killer should be commuted to life without parole, arguing that statements of the killer's co-defendant could undermine confidence in the sentence. Cuyahoga...
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Student grifter back behind bars in Philly

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:28pm
A former college student convicted of stealing the identities of neighbors and friends has returned to federal custody in Philadelphia to face a probation violation charge that could send her back to prison.
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Ohio lawmaker wants private prison vendor canned

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:27pm
An Ohio state lawmaker says the state prisons department should terminate its contract with a private food service operator after fining the company last week for repeatedly failing to meet promised staffing levels.
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Ohio lawmaker wants private prison vendor canned

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:24pm
An Ohio state lawmaker says the state prisons department should terminate its contract with a private food service operator after fining the company last week for repeatedly failing to meet promised staffing levels.
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Kasich signs bill on allergy shots in Ohio schools

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:19pm
Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) has signed a bill making it easier for schools, camps and coaches to stock general-use supplies of epinephrine shots used to counter allergic reactions.
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Cash assistance rejections rise in Pennsylvania

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:07pm
People applying for federal cash assistance benefits in Pennsylvania are getting rejected at a higher rate and some advocates for the poor blame a two-year-old state law.
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Main Cleveland airport plans $20M in improvements

JackFM Local News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 4:47pm
Cleveland's main airport is planning $20 million in upgrades, including renovations to the ticketing lobby, exterior of the terminal and baggage area.
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