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Emerging markets’ turmoil likely to stay contained

AP Photo/Lee Jin-man WASHINGTON (AP) — From Turkey to South Africa to Argentina, emerging markets are being slammed by rising inflation, economic mismanagement and political turmoil. Overhanging it all is a nerve-jangling unknown: Whether developing countries as a group can...
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AP WAS THERE: At last, Winter gets its own ‘Games’

AP Photo/Uncredited CHAMONIX, FRANCE (AP) — A ragtag parade down the center of town marked the opening ceremonies of the first Winter Olympics. Looks quaint, doesn’t it? Look closer and you’ll see just how quaint: Many of the athletes – they really were...

Columbus Pays $723K To Tackle Foul Drinking Water

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city of Columbus has spent $723,000 trying to get rid of the rotten taste and smell of its drinking water, a problem officials said was caused by a toxic algae bloom in a reservoir that serves a half-million water customers. The city had gotten more than...
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VIDEO: Marathon Petroleum announces Findlay campus expansion

Marathon Petroleum Corp. CEO Gary Heminger announced an expansion of Marathon’s downtown Findlay campus during a speech at Monday’s Findlay Rotary Club meeting. The expansion will include new office space, a multi-use facility, two new parking garages, green space,...
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‘Ultimate dream!’ Seattle celebrates Seahawks win

Celebratory fireworks are set off behind The Space Needle in Seattle, after the Seahawks won the Super Bowl for the first time in history on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. The Seahawks, in their second Super Bowl appearance ever, won 43-8 over the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium in New...
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Officials: Hoffman found with likely heroin packs

AP Photo/Victoria Will NEW YORK (AP) — New York City medical examiners plan to conduct an autopsy on the body of Philip Seymour Hoffman as investigators scrutinize evidence from the scene of the actor’s death. That includes packets that law enforcement officials say...

UPDATED: Marathon Petroleum announces $80 million downtown expansion

Findlay’s downtown will get a major boost in the next three years thanks to Marathon Petroleum Corp. Marathon CEO Gary Heminger announced Monday that the company will spend $80 million to add two office buildings to its complex, two multi-story employee parking garages, and green...
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Police: 2 shootings amid Seahawks celebration

Celebratory fireworks are set off behind The Space Needle in Seattle, after the Seahawks won the Super Bowl for the first time in history on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. The Seahawks, in their second Super Bowl appearance ever, won 43-8 over the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium in New...

Gay rights activists arrested in Idaho Senate

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Police have arrested dozens of gay rights activists, saying their protest blocked entrances to the Idaho Senate chambers for more than two hours. Idaho State Police say they took 43 people into custody Monday after the demonstrators stood shoulder to...
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Christie campaign wants to raise more for lawyers

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a ceremony to pass official hosting duties of next year’s Super Bowl to representatives from Arizona, Saturday Feb. 1, 2014 in New York. Fellow Republicans are assessing the damage of new allegations that Gov. Christie knew about...