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Indians’ Santana, Swisher Go On The Disabled List

CHICAGO (AP) — The Cleveland Indians placed Carlos Santana on the seven-day disabled list with a concussion and infielder Nick Swisher on the 15-day DL with a left knee injury on Tuesday. Cleveland also designated right-hander Blake Wood for assignment to open a spot on the...

Remains ID’d As Ohio Soldier Missing In Korean War

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — The military says the remains of a northeast Ohio soldier believed to have died in a prisoner of war camp during the Korean War have been identified. A statement from the Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office says the remains of 18-year-old Pfc....

Ohio College Student’s Death Apparent Suicide

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati college student who had been missing for more than a week apparently took his own life, police said Tuesday, a day after his body was found in a vacant building next to his apartment. Brogan Dulle, a sophomore at the University of Cincinnati, was...

Extremist group vows to fight Libyan general

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — An Al-Qaida-inspired group on Tuesday vowed to fight a Libyan renegade general who is waging an offensive against Islamists, accusing him of being an “American agent” who wants to replicate last year’s military overthrow of an...
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Thai junta airs videos to show detainees OK

Former Thai Education Minister Chaturon Chaisang, center, walks after being detained by soldiers after a news conference at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand in Bangkok, Thailand Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Thai troops detained the Cabinet minister who defiantly...

Ohio College Student’s Death Is Suspected Suicide

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a body found in a vacant building is that of a Cincinnati college student who had been missing for more than a week. Police say they believe 21-year-old Brogan Dulle (DUHL’-ee) died in a suicide. Hamilton County’s coroner ruled...

AP Sources: Griffin Interviews With Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) — As they debate what to do with the No. 1 draft pick, the Cavaliers made a significant first move in their coaching search. The team interviewed Chicago Bulls assistant coach Adrian Griffin for its coaching vacancy Tuesday, two people with knowledge of the meeting...

An illogical decision on U.S. troops in Afghanistan

James F. Jeffrey was ambassador to Iraq from 2010 to 2012 and deputy national security adviser in the George W. Bush administration. He is currently the Philip Solondz Visiting Fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Ronald E. Neumann, ambassador to Afghanistan...

Marcus: China’s young knows little about Tiananmen Square

BEIJING The young man approached with an air of furtive urgency, covering his mouth with his hand. “Please, can you tell me,” he asked, “what happened in 1989?” Ruth Marcus An editorial writer specializing in politics, the budget and other domestic issues, she also writes a...

Ignatius: On Mideast, a hopeful dialogue

BRUSSELS Getting the former spy chiefs of Israel and Saudi Arabia to talk together about peace is hardly a breakthrough, but it at least helps keep alive the idea of an eventual Israeli-Palestinian settlement. David Ignatius Ignatius writes a twice-a-week foreign affairs column...