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Mexico detains woman wanted in slaying of Texas dentist

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 11:52am
Mexican prosecutors say they have detained a woman on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted fugitives list for the killing of a dentist in Texas.
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Amount of opioids prescribed to injured Ohio workers falls

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 11:38am
The amount of opioids prescribed to injured Ohio workers has fallen significantly since the state's insurance fund for injured workers created a pharmacy management program amid concerns about painkiller usage.
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Man dead after early morning fire in Pennsylvania home

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 11:24am
Authorities say a man died following an early morning fire in an eastern Pennsylvania home.
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Amount of opioids prescribed to injured Ohio workers falls

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 11:23am
The amount of opioids prescribed to injured Ohio workers has fallen significantly since the state's insurance fund for injured workers created a pharmacy management program amid concerns about painkiller usage.
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Few Ohio water suppliers topped lead limits in last 3 years

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 11:20am
Few public drinking water suppliers in Ohio have gone over the federal limits for lead during the past three years.
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More than 100 Pennsylvania water systems topped lead limit

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 11:08am
By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press An Associated Press analysis of Environmental Protection Agency data shows more than 100 water systems serving nearly 50,000 Pennsylvania residents have exceeded the...
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Man sentenced to 52½ to 105 years in girl's beating death

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 11:00am
A Philadelphia man has been sentenced to at least a half-century in prison in the beating death of a 4-year-old girl almost three years ago.
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Ohio inmate indicted following alleged prison escape

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 10:43am
A convicted murderer captured about 24 hours after he was found missing from an Ohio prison has been charged with escape.
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Ex-officer acquitted of threats in traffic incident

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 10:36am
Jurors have acquitted a former Philadelphia police officer of charges of hurling racial epithets and threatening to kill a man during an off-duty traffic incident almost three years ago.
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Few Ohio water suppliers topped lead limits in last 3 years

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 10:35am
Few public drinking water suppliers in Ohio have gone over the federal limits for lead during the past three years.
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Teacher accused of having sex with student in classroom

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 10:27am
Authorities allege that a western Pennsylvania schoolteacher had sex with a 16-year-old student in her English classroom on multiple occasions.
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Official: 6th person arrested in Belgium over attacks

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 9:57am
Belgian authorities have detained a total of six people suspected of ties to the Brussels bombings, including the last known fugitive of last year's Paris attacks and a Swedish fighter linked to the French massacre,...
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Teacher accused of having sex with student in classroom

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 9:55am
Authorities allege that a western Pennsylvania schoolteacher had sex with a 16-year-old student in her English classroom on multiple occasions.
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April snow hits state with several inches in northern Ohio

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 9:55am
Winter has returned to Ohio with cold temperatures and snow reported in communities around the state including several inches throughout parts of northern Ohio.
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Prosecutor: No charges in police shooting of robbery suspect

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 9:31am
A central Ohio prosecutor says a grand jury considered a SWAT team officer's fatal shooting of a robbery suspect outside a convenience store and issued no indictment in the case.
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Ohio school plans tribute to late photo educator

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 9:31am
Ohio University plans a tribute to the late co-founder of its visual communication school that has produced numerous professional photographers.
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HUD Secretary to headline Ohio county's Democratic dinner

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 9:23am
A Barack Obama administration official is scheduled to headline a southwest Ohio Democratic Party's fundraising dinner.
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Wheeling Nails it Down With Incredible Comeback

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 9:20am
Nailers 4 Royals 3 
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Democratic Senate candidate debate to focus on young voters

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 9:03am
The three Pennsylvania Democrats seeking their party's nomination for U.S. Senate will be debating the issues in an hourlong forum at Penn State sponsored by the school's McCourtney Institute for Democracy.
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Gun control advocates bicycling from Newtown to Washington

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 5:35am
Gun control supporters are set to embark on their annual bike ride from Newtown to Washington, D.C., to honor the 20 children and six educators killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and call for tougher...
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