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Each person’s path is unique when recovering
“Don’t drink or use drugs and just go to meetings.” This phrase is heard throughout recovery programs around the world. Don’t pick up a drink or take those pills is a simple statement. If you don’t start again, you won’t be facing getting picked up for a DUI, jail, or overdosing. Sounds simple? Not really.
Wide range of wintry conditions affects half of U.S.
Tourists flocked to the monuments in the nation’s capital Sunday to enjoy 50-degree temperatures before yet another winter storm was expected to dump up to a foot of snow on parts of the East Coast.
Relentless winter delays maple syrup season
The unrelenting winter is turning out to be particularly bitter for Ohio’s maple syrup producers.
Ohio has record number of concealed carry licenses
Ohio’s attorney general reports that more than 145,000 concealed carry licenses were issued in Ohio in 2013 for the largest number issued since licensing began in the state in 2004.
Even cows need friends: Study finds calves raised in pairs are smarter
Listen up loners: A new study says having friends can make you smarter, at least if you’re a baby cow.
Problems increase when students repeat a grade
A new study by researchers at Duke University documented a ripple effect of behavioral problems in schools where students repeated a grade.
Cincy, Cleveland, Columbus make RNC convention cut
Ohio’s three largest cities — Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus — have been named finalists in the competition to host the 2016 Republican National Convention.
Older dads’ kids more vulnerable to disorders
A child born to a father 45 or older is three and a half times more likely to be diagnosed with autism, more than 13 times more likely to have attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder, and almost 25 times more likely to suffer from bipolar disorder than a child born to a man in his early twenties, says a study out this week.
Could giant sunburst unplug the Earth?
When the sun got ornery in 1859, American telegraph operators saw sparks fly.
Behaviorists find dogs don’t feel guilty despite the look
The next time you start shaking your finger and shouting “Shame on you!” because your dog chewed up your favorite fuzzy slippers, just remember that no matter how guilty your dog looks, it doesn’t know what your rant is about.
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