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Trump claims Cohen book transcript would prove ex-aide lied

President Donald Trump is claiming that his former lawyer Michael Cohen shopped a book to publishers that portrayed Trump in a favorable light, at odds with Cohen’s damning testimony to Congress

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Valley’s state legislators land on several committees

Rep. Michael O’Brien is the only chairman from the local delegation.

Hunter terminated from Ohev Tzedek-Shaarei Torah

Hunter said in a statement he believes the firing is a result of his statements against Israel’s treatment of Palestinians.

Political operative arrested in NC scandal

Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. The political operative at the center of an election fraud

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Lewandowski: Sherrod Brown would be weighty Trump opponent

But he questions what Brown has done for Ohio.

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State defends school takeover law in Ohio Supreme Court case

Lawmakers didn’t violate the Ohio Constitution or a procedural rule when they passed a law that shifted control of poor-performing school districts, the state argued in a new filing at the Ohio Supreme Court, which is considering a case challenging the law.

Marco Flaminio off primary ballot for Warren 3rd Ward councilman

Insufficient number of signatures on his candidate petitions

Mueller: Manafort ‘brazenly’ broke law

By CHAD DAY and ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON Former Trump campaign chairman Paul

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In Warren, DeWine offers hope for kids, Lordstown plant, but not offering cash

Gov. Mike DeWine told a gathering of about 70 Mahoning Valley officials his trip to the General Motors headquarters in Detroit just after taking office suggested GM is “involved in actively looking for another company” to take over GM Lordstown Assembly Plant facilities due for closure next month.

Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC’s “This Week”: Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif.; former FBI

Trump vows veto as Democrats try to block emergency order

President Donald Trump faces another showdown with Congress next week over his proposed border wall

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Gov. DeWine proposes 18-cent gas-tax increase

If passed, the tax would become effective July 1.

Sen. Bernie Sanders says he’s running for president in 2020

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says he’s running for president in 2020: ’Our campaign is about transforming our country’

McCabe will be the next Mahoning County Republican chairman

He’s replacing Mark Munroe, whose retirement is effective Thursday

News Analysis: Deal on border defied skeptics’ worries

By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press WASHINGTON When you want results in a polarized