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NEW VIDEO: Firefighters Battle Martins Ferry Blaze

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 4:09pm
Firefighters were on the scene of a house fire in Martins Ferry on Thursday morning.
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UPDATE: Stolen Car Suspected as Being Used as a Mobile Meth Lab Found Outside Shadyside

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 4:07pm
Police said the silver Mercury Mountaineer was stolen from the St. Clairsville area, and that the person who stole it could have a mobile meth lab inside.
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Ohio Father and Son Face Sex Trafficking Charges

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 4:04pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio authorities say a father and son are facing federal charges of sex trafficking involving a child and transporting women for prostitution in exchange for heroin. The Ohio Attorney General's Office says 46-year-old Keith Arrick Sr. of Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, and 21-year-old Keith Arrick Jr. of Lima were indicted this week on charges that included conspiracy to commit sex trafficking. The indictment says the pair took the juvenile and the women to Columbus hotels and...
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Unopposed Benwood Candidate Left off Ballot

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 4:01pm
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - With no opposition for his city council seat in a small town on West Virginia's Northern Panhandle, Curtis Mele figured his ticket to a third consecutive term was secure. Instead, a clerical error left his name off the May 13 ballot, and another councilman was listed as the candidate in his district in Benwood. Now, officials in the town of 1,600 are scrambling for a solution. Mele said Thursday that he has hired an attorney to contest the election. Ballot responsibil...
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Cleveland only Ohio city in bid for GOP convention

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 4:00pm
Cleveland remains the only Ohio city in contention to host the Republican National Convention in 2016, after Cincinnati formally withdrew its bid.
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2 Ohio men convicted in alleged Iraqi money scheme

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:44pm
A jury has convicted two Ohio businessmen on federal charges in an alleged multimillion-dollar fraud scheme involving the sale of Iraqi currency and nonexistent hedge funds.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:28pm
Gov. Tom Corbett's campaign is calling plans by an environmentalist billionaire to spend money to defeat the Republican in this year's election a case of one super-wealthy, well-connected political insider...
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:28pm
Gov. Tom Corbett's campaign is calling plans by an environmentalist billionaire to spend money to defeat the Republican in this year's election a case of one super-wealthy, well-connected political insider...
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:28pm
Gov. Tom Corbett's campaign is calling plans by an environmentalist billionaire to spend money to defeat the Republican in this year's election a case of one super-wealthy, well-connected political insider...
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Great Lakes get more funding in Senate water bill

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:28pm
At least 10 percent of all federal funding for harbor improvement projects will go to the Great Lakes region under newly approved congressional legislation.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:28pm
Gov. Tom Corbett's campaign is calling plans by an environmentalist billionaire to spend money to defeat the Republican in this year's election a case of one super-wealthy, well-connected political insider...
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
The Ohio Emergency Management Agency says it is working with officials of three northeast Ohio counties where emergencies were declared because of flood damage from last week's storms.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
Health officials thought their safe level for drinking a chemical spilled into the water supply would have protected West Virginians showering or washing hands. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Thomas...
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
The Ohio Emergency Management Agency says it is working with officials of three northeast Ohio counties where emergencies were declared because of flood damage from last week's storms.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
Health officials thought their safe level for drinking a chemical spilled into the water supply would have protected West Virginians showering or washing hands. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Thomas...
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
The Ohio Emergency Management Agency says it is working with officials of three northeast Ohio counties where emergencies were declared because of flood damage from last week's storms.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
Health officials thought their safe level for drinking a chemical spilled into the water supply would have protected West Virginians showering or washing hands. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Thomas...
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
The Ohio Emergency Management Agency says it is working with officials of three northeast Ohio counties where emergencies were declared because of flood damage from last week's storms.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
Health officials thought their safe level for drinking a chemical spilled into the water supply would have protected West Virginians showering or washing hands. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Thomas...
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 3:19pm
The Ohio Emergency Management Agency says it is working with officials of three northeast Ohio counties where emergencies were declared because of flood damage from last week's storms.
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