Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ hits 2 billion YouTube views

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s 2 billion and counting for Psy and his irrepressible “Gangnam Style.” The South Korean pop star’s surprise hit has become the first YouTube video to surpass 2 billion views, crossing the mark around shortly before midnight EDT...

Browns’ Gordon Caught Speeding, Passenger Had Pot

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns are aware Pro Bowl receiver Josh Gordon, facing a possible NFL suspension for another failed drug test, was ticketed for speeding last weekend. A passenger in his car was cited for marijuana possession. Gordon was pulled over for driving 74 mph in a 60...

Friday’s Scores

Massillon Jackson 5, Hudson 2 Sylvania Southview 3, N. Royalton 1 Mason 5, Troy 0 Sandusky Perkins 1, Bryan 0 Bloom-Carroll 2, Dover 0 Plain City Jonathan Alder 5, Monroe 3 Coldwater 8, Huron 1 Wheelersburg 5, Marion Elgin 0 Berlin Center Western Reserve 8, Cuyahoga Hts. 4...

Marcus: In China, a political ceiling that’s hard to shatter

BEIJING Women, Chairman Mao famously proclaimed, hold up half the sky. But not half the Politburo. Ruth Marcus An editorial writer specializing in politics, the budget and other domestic issues, she also writes a weekly column and contributes to the PostPartisan blog. Archive...

Applebaum: Europe is seeing a East-West clash of values

WARSAW By any measure, it was a landmark, landslide victory — for Europe. On May 25, Petro Poroshenko declared victory in the first round of the Ukrainian presidential election. He had won more than 55 percent of the vote — and Ukrainians knew exactly what they were getting....

25 years after Tiananmen Square, time to break the silence

Dan Southerland is executive editor of the congressionally funded network Radio Free Asia. He was chief of The Post’s Beijing bureau from 1985 to 1990. Twenty-five years after the Chinese army fired on unarmed citizens defending pro-democracy protesters at Tiananmen Square,...

An excise tax would give states a role in fighting climate change

John K. Delaney, a Democrat, represents Maryland’s 6th Congressional District in the House. Next week the Environmental Protection Agency will take an important step in addressing the ever-increasing threat of climate change caused by greenhouse gas emissions when it...
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Editorial: Endorsements for Maryland House and Senate

MONTGOMERY COUNTY’S all-Democratic delegation of state lawmakers in Annapolis includes a number of the General Assembly’s most senior and respected stalwarts. Despite that, its status as the state’s only county (or city) with a population exceeding 1 million, it...

Editorial: Julián Castro, President Obama’s HUD nominee, stands to inherit unfinished work

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Wife Dies After Apparent Accidental Ohio Shooting

HUBER HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 69-year-old woman has died after being accidentally shot by her husband of 50 years in a southwest Ohio suburb. Police in Huber Heights say Mae Worthy died Friday at a Dayton-area hospital following the Wednesday shooting that left her...