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Police: Dad Fired Shots At Speeders

Authorities in north-central Ohio say a man with young children was arrested after he admitted firing gunshots into the ground as a vehicle passed because he was angry that drivers were speeding along his road.

09/19/2013

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Pa. Gas Industry: Change Endangered Species Laws

Major oil and natural gas industry groups in Pennsylvania are backing efforts to change the state’s endangered and threatened species laws, despite objections from some sportsmen’s and environmental groups.

09/10/2013

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Woman Paralyzed In Freak Accident Beats The Odds, Walks Down Aisle

She came to the rescue of a man in need and ended up paralyzed, told that she would never walk again, from a freak accident.

09/07/2013

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Convicted Kidnapper Ariel Castro Found Dead In Jail Cell

Convicted kidnapper Ariel Castro was found dead in his jail cell Tuesday night.

09/04/2013

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2 More Arrested In Connection With Fatal Party Bus Shooting

Two women were arrested in connection with the shooting death of a party bus rider in March.

08/30/2013

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Butler Co. VA Center On Hold After Allegations Of Misconduct By Contractor

The brand new $75 million Butler VA Outpatient Healthcare Center slated to open in 2015 may just stay on the drawing board for a while longer.

08/21/2013

Millennium Force at Cedar Point, Sandusky Ohio

Theme Park Cancels Wedding Promo After Gay Marriage Protest

An amusement park in Ohio is canceling a wedding contest after a gay couple organized a protest against the promotion.

08/20/2013

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Ohio Man Wanted In Bank Robbery Arrested In Homestead

A Cleveland, Ohio man wanted for allegedly robbing a PNC Bank was arrested in Homestead.

08/09/2013

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Ohio Man Gets Life Term In Kidnapping Of 3 Women

The Ohio man convicted of holding three women captive in his Cleveland house over a decade and raping them repeatedly has been sentenced to life without parole.

08/01/2013

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Man Accused Of Holding 3 Ohio Women Captive Takes Plea Deal

A Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive in his home for about a decade has agreed to plead guilty in a deal to avoid the death penalty.

07/26/2013

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Penn Hills Bank Robber In Custody In Ohio

Police near Cincinnati, Ohio, have a man in custody stemming from a Penn Hills bank robbery last month.

07/24/2013

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Ohio Woman’s Sentence Includes Christmases In Jail

A central Ohio judge has ordered a woman to spend the next five Christmases in jail as part of her sentence for issuing state ID cards and driver’s licenses to immigrants who entered the country illegally.

07/23/2013

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Injuries Reported After Boat Ride Flips At Cedar Point

A boat on a ride at an amusement park that bills itself as the best in the world accidentally rolled backward down a hill and flipped over when the ride malfunctioned Friday, injuring all seven people on it.

07/19/2013

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Women In Ohio Kidnap Case Thank Public For Support

Three women held captive in a Cleveland home for a decade issued a YouTube video Monday night in which they thanked the public for the encouragement and financial support that is allowing them to restart their lives.

07/09/2013

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Studies Find Methane Gas In Pa. Drinking Water

New research in Pennsylvania demonstrates that it’s hard to nail down how often natural gas drilling is contaminating drinking water: One study found high levels of methane in some water wells within a half-mile of gas wells, while another found some serious methane pollution occurring naturally, far away from drilling.

KDKA-TV–06/24/2013

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