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Water Ban in Toledo, Ohio Continues Due to Contamination

Toledo-area residents have been warned not to drink the water for a third straight day due to algae bloom contamination.

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Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Mt. Healthy Hatcheries Live Chickens

A multistate salmonella outbreak that has hit hundreds, including a disproportionate number of young, has been traced back to an Ohio poultry farm.

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Nationwide E. Coli Outbreak Linked to Ground Beef Recall

About 1.8 million pounds of ground beef were recalled after being linked to an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 11 people in four states.

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Hydrofacking Linked to Small Earthquakes in Ohio: Report

Ohio has passed new drilling regulations after a report linked hydraulic fracturing to a number of small earthquakes.

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da Vinci Surgery Lawsuit Filed Over Bowel Perforation, Thermal Burns

Intuitive Surgical faces a new lawsuit over the da Vinci surgical robot, claiming that recalled Hot Shears caused internal injuries.

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Taser Brain Damage Lawsuit Settled for $2.25M in Ohio

An Ohio Township has reached a $2.25 million settlement with a man who suffered brain damage after being shot with a Taser weapon while fleeing police.

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Secondary Asbestos Exposure Lawsuit Results in $27M Jury Award

A second-hand asbestos exposure lawsuit has resulted in the largest asbestos verdict in Ohio history for a man suffering from mesothelioma due to his father’s work with asbestos-laden brakes.

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DuPont Lawsuits Continue to Mount Over C8 Water Pollution, Injuries

A growing number of lawsuits are being filed by former residents near a DuPont plant in West Virginia, alleging that they suffered various health problems from the release of the chemical C-8, which contaminated drinking water over a number of years.

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Railroad Car Linked to Ohio CSX Spill Had Known Problems

Dangerous chemicals which spilled after a CSX train derailment in Ohio last week were being carried in a rail car with a history of problems, according to a new report.

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CSX Train Chemical Spill Results in Evacuation Around Willard, Ohio

A CSX train has derailed in Willard, Ohio, spilling a flammable chemical that could cause respiratory damage.