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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

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PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) - A state agency says it will try again today to search western Lake Erie for two boaters who disappeared days ago with two others whose bodies have been recovered. A Department of Natural Resources spokesman says yesterday's strong winds and high waves weren't conducive to searching for the missing men, who are presumed dead. Authorities don't think they could have survived days in frigid waters.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - New rules for Ohio's county jails cover a variety of topics, including revised mental standards and emails. The new standards that take effect today allow jails to serve inmates two meals instead of three on weekends. They also can limit hot showers to every other day. Jail staff will be able to review prisoners' emails for security reasons and monitor and record inmate visits.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The state's attorney general is offering tips for Ohioans to protect their personal information following a major breakdown in Internet security revealed earlier this month. The so-called "Heartbleed" security problem has put millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other personal information at risk. Attorney General Mike DeWine is urging consumers to update passwords to their online accounts.

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Matt Calvert banged home a rebound 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Penguins last night. The best-of-seven series is now tied at a game apiece. Game 3 is tomorrow in Columbus.

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