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By admin On Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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More than 100-year-old letters snapshot life in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - Aging letters penned more than 125 years ago by a young Columbus girl open a window on local life during the late Victorian era. Her fading words on yellowed paper are no longer in danger More...

By admin On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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State to update Ohio’s unemployment rate, other jobs data

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - State officials are set to update the unemployment rate and other jobs data for Ohio. The report to be released Friday by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services will show the unemployment More...

By admin On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Ohio Democrats to remember, claim John Glenn

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio Democrats are preparing a tribute to John Glenn that they hope will help claim the late space hero's legacy of patriotism and public service as part of the party's political brand. The More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Bigger reward is sought for slain family, but will it help?

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A year after the mysterious killings of eight family members in Ohio, investigators are concerned that more reward money hasn't been offered and fear that some victims' involvement in drug More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Senate leader leaves post in Ohio to pursue governorship

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - State Sen. Joe Schiavoni (shuh-VOHN'-ee) is stepping down as the leader of the Ohio Senate Democratic caucus to devote more time to his run for governor. Schiavoni announced Wednesday that More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Some emergency dispatchers skip work in Lowndes County

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - Officials in north Mississippi are investigating why several emergency dispatchers skipped work last week. Lowndes County supervisor Harry Sanders tells the Commercial Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2oS2ioZ More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Officers save autistic boy from pond, gains his trust

COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) - A 12-year-old boy with autism who was chest-deep in a retention pond was rescued by two Columbus police officers who used specialized training to bring him to safety. Caleb Arnold, who only More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Ohio man convicted in bank sexual assault gets 40 years

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A man who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting an employee at a bank has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. Franklin County's prosecutor says 32-year-old Billy Dee Anderson was sentenced More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Lawyers ask court to reject Ohio lethal injection review

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Attorneys for death row inmates have asked a federal appeals court not to review a challenge to Ohio's lethal injection process as the state struggles to resume executions. The lawyers say More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Critics: DuPont spent more on legal fees than chemical tests

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Critics say DuPont has spent too little on testing Ohio and West Virginia residents for contamination from a chemical used to make Teflon, while paying millions to a lawyer overseeing the testing More...