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Mauling deaths ignite debate over pit bulls

Mauling deaths ignite debate over pit bulls

Recent dog maulings that led to two Dayton deaths — one an infant — have reignited a debate over what a pit bull is, whether the dogs are inherently dangerous, and if legislation should require the owners of certain breeds to follow stricter requirements.

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Local cities using advanced traffic signals to cut wait times

Local cities using advanced traffic signals to cut wait times

Millions of dollars in state-of-the-art traffic light systems have been installed around Dayton in an effort to get you to where you’re going faster and help the environment.

7 things you have to do before summer ends

And just like that, it is Aug. 1.Why oh why does winter linger and summer seems to fly?Some of us just mentally climbed out of the polar vortex and are realizing that Sept.
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Then & Now gallery: Looking back in Dayton

We continue this feature from our photo archives. Each week we'll bring you a new and old look at a location in the Dayton area. This week we look at Building 26 in Dayton where history was made with codebreaking machines.

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#DaytonSummer: Join the social media conversation

Do you love getting out and about during the summer? We want to see the fun you're having with the hashtag of #daytonsummer!
Days of Summer

Days of Summer

Join our conversation on RightNow. See real time tweets, Instagram posts and more on all things summer events!

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Reds v. Marlins

Hal: ‘Blocking the plate’ rule benefits Reds

The absurdity of the ‘blocking the plate’ rule benefited the Cincinnati to the ultimate Thursday night in Marlins Stadium.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Friday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1.

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7 things you have to do before summer ends

And just like that, it is Aug. 1.Why oh why does winter linger and summer seems to fly?Some of us just mentally climbed out of the polar vortex and are realizing that Sept.

Troy grad’s Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese could win $1 million

Matt Allen says he is far from the world’s greatest cook.That didn’t stop him from wowing Frito Lay with what could be a million dollar idea for cheddar bacon, mac and cheese flavored potato chips.

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Marathon reports $855 million in earnings in second quarter

Marathon reports $855 million in earnings in second quarter

Marathon Petroleum Corporation announced $855 in earnings in the second quarter of this year, and officials said Speedway is moving ahead with its $2.

Dayton center awarded mental health grant

Community Health Centers of Greater Dayton is among eight health centers in Ohio that will receive at total of $2 million in Affordable Care Act funding to establish or expand behavioral health services.

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How to keep dogs safe in pools

What better way to cool off this summer than with a dip in the pool? On a hot day, your dog may agree that the pool is the best activity for both of you to stay refreshed.
DIY for cheap: Clothespin planter

DIY for cheap: Clothespin planter

Clothespins are easy-to-use, inexpensive and great for a variety of DIY projects. A few weeks ago, I showed you how to create a red, white and blue wreath using clothespins and had a few leftover so I thought I would show you yet another great way to use clothespins in your home.
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Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks

A look at the enormous earthworks of the Hopewell people who thrived in Ohio 2,000 years ago.
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Coroner identifies 3 victims in deadly motel shooting

Coroner identifies 3 victims in deadly motel shooting. 3 dead, 3 injured in shootings in Myrtle Beach, SC.