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Veterans frustrated by debate on Iraq war
12:00, 5/24/15

Associated Press Veterans of the Iraq War have been watching in frustration as Republican

Authorities: Suspect had help in family’s slaying
12:00, 5/23/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON An ex-convict denied bond on a murder charge Friday had help from

Islamic State purges town of Assad loyalists
12:00, 5/23/15

Associated Press BEIRUT Islamic State group militants hunted down Syrian government troops and

Number of pipeline accidents increasing
12:00, 5/23/15

Associated Press The oil pipeline leak that fouled a stretch of California coastline this week

Cleveland calmly awaits decisions in 3 killings by police
12:00, 5/23/15

Associated Press CLEVELAND For Cleveland’s maligned police department, the barrage began with a

DeWine studying possible medical-marijuana plan
12:00, 5/23/15

Associated Press COLUMBUS Attorney General Mike DeWine said Friday he’s studying the

Applications for US jobless aid up
12:00, 5/22/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON More Americans sought unemployment aid last week, though the number

Judge says no to new trial for Pa. teen
12:00, 5/22/15

Associated Press NEW CASTLE, Pa. A judge in western Pennsylvania says he won’t grant a new

FDA finds problems at Jeni’s ice cream plant in Columbus
12:00, 5/22/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON A government investigation of Ohio-based Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Islamic State seizes control of historic town
12:00, 5/22/15

Associated Press DAMASCUS, Syria Fears mounted over the fate of one of the Mideast’s most

Suspect in slayings of wealthy family arrested
12:00, 5/22/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON A former Marine and ex-convict accused in the slayings of a wealthy

US releases bin Laden papers
12:00, 5/21/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON Documents swept up in the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound portray

Pa. primary election Parties choose endorsed candidates for high court
12:00, 5/20/15

Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. Pennsylvania Democrats and Republicans demonstrated Tuesday

Fighting for control of key city rages on
12:00, 5/19/15

Associated Press BAGHDAD Islamic State militants searched door-to-door for policemen and pro-

Embezzlement suspect arrested
12:00, 5/19/15

Associated Press CINCINNATI The FBI says a wanted man suspected of embezzling $8.7 million from

Payout could be limited to $200M
12:00, 5/18/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON For the first time, Amtrak could face a $200 million payout to train

City of Ramadi, Iraq, falls to IS
12:00, 5/18/15

Associated Press BAGHDAD, IRAQ The contested city of Ramadi fell to the Islamic State group

Bridge to neighborhood along Lake Erie reopens
12:00, 5/18/15

Associated Press PORT CLINTON The only bridge leading to a cluster of homes on a tiny island

Company to sell sludge from river
12:00, 5/18/15

Associated Press CLEVELAND The agency that runs Cleveland’s port is hiring a Northeast Ohio

University of Akron gets grant for dance center
12:00, 5/18/15

Associated Press AKRON The University of Akron has been awarded a $5 million grant to establish