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Area journalists, teachers weigh in on press-credential dispute

“The press functions as a watchdog over government, and this role is essential in a democracy,” Earnheardt said.


CNN’s Acosta back at White House after judge’s ruling

The White House said it would be developing new rules for orderly news conferences.


Abrams ends governor bid, says she’ll file suit

Associated Press ATLANTA Democrat Stacey Abrams ended 10 days of post-election drama in


Hand recount begins in Florida Senate race

Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. Volunteers gathered around folding tables Friday to


Ryan has reportedly signed letter opposing Pelosi as speaker

Ryan would vote against Pelosi as speaker on House floor, his spokesman says.


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Vettori indicted, accused of theft from deceased client

Suspended Mahoning County Area Court Judge Diane Vettori allegedly helped Dolores Falgiani prepare a will before her death in March 2016


Mahoning Republicans seeking applicants to succeed Judge David D’Apolito

The judge is joining the 7th District Court of Appeals on Feb. 8


Bitter battle for Florida Senate seat goes to hand recount

Florida’s acrimonious battle for the U.S. Senate headed Thursday to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by less than 13,000 votes.


Zero tolerance causes fear

Zero tolerance for policing immigrants is causing fear, said the founding executive director of HOLA Ohio.


Appointment of acting attorney general challenged in court

Maryland is challenging the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as the new U.S. acting attorney general, arguing that President Donald Trump sidestepped the Constitution and the Justice Department’s own succession plan by elevating Whitaker to the top job.


About 1,200 ballots left to be counted in race for Ohio’s 59th House District

“It’s not over,” Democratic candidate Eric Ungaro says of 59th House District race


election 2018 Dems ride high on slow roll of wins

Associated Press NEW YORK No, it wasn’t a blue wave. But a week after the voting, Democrats are


Trump stands alone at WWI observances

Associated Press PARIS For President Donald Trump in Paris, America First meant largely


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Laid-off GM workers want Trump to fulfill promises

During a July 25, 2017, rally in Youngstown, President Donald Trump made a promise to the crowd gathered at the Covelli Centre: “Those jobs [that] have left Ohio, they’re coming back.”


Recounts ordered in races for Senate, governor

The Florida secretary of state ordered recounts in the U.S. Senate and governor races Saturday, an unprecedented review of two major contests in the state that took five weeks to decide the 2000 presidential election.


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