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EPA issues recommendation on toxins in tap water
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today issued a nationwide health advisory that local water-treatment plants can use for deciding how much algal toxin can safely be in tap water. Until now, America has never had such an advisory from the U.S. EPA. It still has no binding standard.

Audio of alleged UT gunman released
Building evacuated Saturday; no trace of suspect, alleged victim found.
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Urban Meyer's trip to Findlay postponed
Ohio State football coach had an emergency appendectomy today.

Toledo Hospital to build addition
ProMedica buys 77 homes to shift road for patient tower.

NFL finds Patriots employees probably deflated balls
Also finds that Tom Brady was “at least generally aware” of rules violations.

Fire damages West Toledo house
Toledo police are investigating Barrows Ave. blaze as arson.

Man on trial for death of son
Taylor also accused of killing the man he hired to kill son.


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Universal Orlando announces new King Kong ride
“Skull Island: Reign of Kong” will open in the summer of 2016.
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Ex-MillerCoors VP accused of fraud
He and 7 others face federal charges that they stole $7M from the brewer.
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Treasury to expand government checking account
It will aim to run an operating balance of between $200B to $225B.
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OSU ex-band director says trustees decided firing
Jon Waters says university board was directly involved in his July dismissal.
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ProMedica’s expansion of Toledo Hospital should improve patient care and benefit its neighborhood.

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