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Boy Battling Cancer Send Best Friend on a Trip of a Lifetime

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 7:50am
One boy was too sick to travel for his Make-A-Wish Foundation trip that he decided to instead send his best friend on a trip of a lifetime, according to ABC News.
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Belmont County Employees Begin Phase 2 of "Fit in '15"

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 7:30am
Belmont County Commissioner Ginny Favede and Source Fitness will be hosting phase two of "Fit in '15,"a Belmont County Living Well Employee Wellness Program, Saturday at 11:30 a.m.
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Ohio Army National Guard unit deploying to Kuwait

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 4:08am
About 150 soldiers from an Army National Guard unit in Ohio are deploying to Kuwait in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
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President's policing task force continues Ohio sessions

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 3:40am
A presidential task force examining ways to improve police-community relations is in Cincinnati listening to law enforcement representatives, researchers and others on policing practices and other issues.
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Ohio man accused of threatening 'white cops' faces charges

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 3:08am
A 28-year-old man jailed in southwest Ohio and accused of threatening to kill "white cops" has been indicted on four counts of ethnic intimidation.
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Pa. GOP to consider endorsements for 3 high court openings

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 3:04am
Pennsylvania Republican Party leaders are weighing whether to take sides in a potentially crowded race for an unprecedented three openings on the state Supreme Court.
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More charges for ex-deputy arrested in colleague's slaying

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:28pm
Authorities say a former Southeast Ohio sheriff's deputy accused of fatally shooting an ex-colleague more than three decades ago is facing additional charges.
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ODOT Workers Preparing for a Busy Weekend

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:53pm
Winter weather events sometimes happen one after another and it can be exhausting and challenging for the Ohio Department of Transportation.
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First lady defends 'American Sniper' at veterans event

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:43pm
First lady Michelle Obama urged Hollywood to give a more accurate portrayal of veterans and defended the Oscar-nominated "American Sniper," which has received criticism for its depiction of war.
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Slippery Roads Develop Sunday Afternoon

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:35pm

Sunny, cold and dry weather for Saturday.  Travel problems will develop Sunday.

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Treasurer McCord to plead guilty in campaign finance case

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:08pm
Pennsylvania's state treasurer has resigned and plans to plead guilty to federal charges accusing him of using his office to threaten potential campaign donors during his failed gubernatorial primary race last year.
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Amended lawsuit filed in police shooting of Cleveland boy

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:12pm
An amended wrongful death lawsuit over a Cleveland policeman's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy includes claims by his parents and sister and references to other use-of-force cases.
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