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Amazon to collect Ohio sales tax on Internet purchases
As a result of today’s announcement that Amazon will locate three cloud-computing and data analytical centers in the Columbus suburbs, the online retail giant announced it will begin collecting and remitting sales taxes on Ohioans’ Internet purchases.

Mercy opens medical center in Put-in-Bay
Open Fridays through Sundays; staff includes surgeon, radiologist.

Toledo fire dept. welcomes new class
24 recruits sworn in before family, friends at One Government Center.
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Strike ends at BP facility
Union shuts down pickets, makes offer to return.

Big birthday for botanical garden
Special event Saturday to celebrate 50th anniversary.

Ballet meets orchestra
Toledo ballet teaming up with Perrysburg orchestra.

Plane pizza party goes viral
Marco’s delivers to delayed Delta flight in Knoxville.


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Small helicopter crashes into tree in Mich.
The two men were helped 80 feet to the ground.
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Springfield-area deputy fired over tweets
Sheriff says tweets after Baltimore riots show deputy couldn't serve community.
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Cuba removed from U.S. terror list
U.S. severed diplomatic relations with the island nation in 1961.
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Blatter re-elected as FIFA president
79-year-old gets another another four-year term.
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Keith Burris
Addicts need healing, not drug war
Could Toledo become ’another Detroit?’
Road Warrior
Why ODOT closed the ProMedica ramp...
Traffic-camera video shows big safety problems.
Kirk Baird
'Pac-Man' fever persistent
Still a global phenomenon on 35th anniversary.
Mary Bilyeu
Origins of food idioms
Be a smart cookie and use your noodle to do a little research.
Fishing Report
The Blade Fishing Report: 5-29
The best angling information from area experts.
Matt Markey
Downtown archery range hits mark
Sport is gaining in popularity among youths.
Jack Lessenberry
Gay Navy vet battles stereotype
Brian Stone doing his best to disprove perception of Dearborn.

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