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Report: Anti-blight programs in 6 states need more oversight

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 8:16am
A report says the U.S. Treasury Department needs better oversight of federally funded blight removal programs in six states including Michigan.
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Horses rescued from frigid central Pennsylvania pool

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 8:09am
Firefighters rescued two horses that fell into a frigid in-ground swimming pool in central Pennsylvania.
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W.Va. House holding public hearing on charter school bill

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 8:01am
State lawmakers are holding a public hearing about the possibility of allowing public charter schools in West Virginia.
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Central Ohio fire destroys barn, kills 2 horses

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 7:00am
Fire officials say an early morning fire in central Ohio has destroyed a barn and killed two animals.
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Residents jump to safety as fire hits Philly-area apartments

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 6:48am
A mother and her daughters jumped to safety and several other residents were rescued as an early morning fire ripped through a suburban Philadelphia apartment building.
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GOP legislative caucuses in Ohio spent more than Democrats

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 6:12am
A new analysis from a campaign finance group says Republicans in each of Ohio's legislative chambers made more direct donations to state-level elections in 2014 than the state Democratic party made to all its...
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Insurance group: Ohioans' rates expected to rise in 2015

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 6:12am
An Ohio insurance industry trade association says homeowner and auto insurance costs for most Ohioans are expected to increase this year.
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DNC visits Philadelphia as decision on 2016 convention nears

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 6:04am
A delegation from the Democratic National Committee is visiting Philadelphia as it nears a decision on which city should host its 2016 convention.
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Majority GOP to discuss priorities for legislative session

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 5:20am
Water quality issues are expected to be among the topics that Republican leaders of the Ohio Legislature hope to address this session.
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Ohio company fined for illegal discharges into Lake Erie

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 5:20am
A Cleveland metal plating company has been fined $50,000 for making illegal discharges with high concentrations of metals into Lake Erie.
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Home in Bellaire a Total Loss Following Overnight Fire

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 4:13am
Bellaire, OH - According to Bellaire Volunteer Fire Department Chief, Bill Swoyer, a home at 4305 Jefferson Street is a total loss.
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Former Ohio trooper sentenced on porn-related charge

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:36am
A former state trooper in northern Ohio has been sentenced to jail after pleading no contest to a pornography-related charge.
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Compact Acura model now being built in Ohio

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:28am
Honda has added an Acura model to the lineup of cars being built at its plant in central Ohio.
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Owners of Ohio mansion destroyed by fire sue insurer

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:25am
The owners of a southwest Ohio mansion that burned to the ground last year are suing their insurance company for almost $60 million for allegedly not honoring their claims.
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Twitter "Town Hall" planned in Ohio on transgender violence

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:20am
The Cincinnati Human Relations Commission wants a discussion on social media about ending violence against transgender people.
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Central Ohio pastor accused of having sex with teen girl

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:08am
Bond has been set at $100,000 for a central Ohio pastor accused of having sex with a 15-year-old parishioner on church property.
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FirstEnergy Corp. says it invested $198m in W.Va. utility

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:52am
FirstEnergy Corp. says it invested $198 million last year in the Mon Power service area.
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How much snow fell vs. how much was forecast

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:41am
By The Associated Press A look at some snowfall totals across the Northeast by late Tuesday afternoon after a massive winter storm and the National Weather Service's forecast snow totals as Monday...
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W.Va. water company seeks environmental applications

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:36am
West Virginia American Water is accepting applications for its 2015 environmental grant program.
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Innovation, ideas on display at W.Va. Capitol Wednesday

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:20am
More than 40 exhibitors will put their innovations on display at the Capitol to illustrate the power of West Virginia's cutting edge economy.
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