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Columbus, Ohio – Local authorities report first responders transported nine individuals to area hospitals Monday morning in the midst of reports of an active shooter at Ohio State University, according to the Associated Press.

ASHEVILLE - Mission Health has provided 9,000 respirators to public health officials and emergency first responders for distribution in the community and has installed special air scrubbers at its member hospitals across western North Carolina as smoke from forest fires continues to cause concern.

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican man who weighs about 1,100 pounds (500 kilos) and hadn't left his bed in six years has been removed by medical personnel for treatment.