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108th Ohio Amateur 3rd-round Scores

CINCINNATI (AP) — Thursday’s third-round scores from the 108th Ohio Amateur at Coldstream Country Club (7,045 yards, par 71): Will Grimmer, Cincinnati 72-66-69_207 Andrew Dorn, West Chester 72-69-69_210 Tim Crouch, Mt. Vernon 70-70-70_210 Clark Engle, Springfield...
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Cleanup area extends nearly 2 miles after ND spill

A line of trucks wait to help clean up the site of a saltwater spill, Thursday, July 10, 2014, near Mandaree, N.D. It could take weeks to clean up after a pipeline leaked 1 million gallons of saltwater on an oil-producing reservation in the heart of North Dakota’s booming...

Sen. Portman: Could Consider ’16 Presidential Bid

CINCINNATI (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rob Portman says he could end up making a 2016 presidential bid, depending on what happens with the field of candidates. The Republican from Ohio says his focus is seeking re-election. But if he doesn’t see strong presidential candidates emerge...

17-year-old Builds Lead To 3 Strokes At Ohio Am

CINCINNATI (AP) — Mariemont High School senior-to-be Will Grimmer has moved a step closer to possibly becoming the second-youngest winner in the 108 years of the Ohio Amateur. He shot a 2-under 69 in Thursday’s third round to build a three-stroke lead heading into the final...

17-year-old Builds Lead To 3 Strokes At Ohio Am

CINCINNATI (AP) — Mariemont High School senior-to-be Will Grimmer has moved a step closer to possibly becoming the second-youngest winner in the 108 years of the Ohio Amateur. He shot a 2-under 69 in Thursday’s third round to build a three-stroke lead heading into the final...
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Yankees’ Tanaka has partially torn elbow ligament

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka watches from the dugout after leaving the game in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Cleveland. Tanaka pitched 6 2/3 innings and gave up 10 hits and five runs. (AP...
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Rampell: Cities find buyers’ remorse for winning Olympics, World Cup

By Catherine Rampell Opinion writer July 10 at 7:52 PM Could it be? Are the voices of reason and fiscal prudence at last winning out over greedy special interests, mathematically illiterate pundits and corrupt politicians? In other words, has the world finally realized what a...
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Ignatius: Obama’s counterterrorism blueprint looks good, on paper

By David Ignatius Opinion writer July 10 at 7:53 PM In President Obama’s sometimes maddeningly cautious foreign policy, you can see him struggling to answer what may be the hardest question of his presidency: How should the United States project power in a disorderly world...
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Robinson: An overriding need for immigration reform now

By Eugene Robinson Opinion writer July 10 at 7:55 PM There’s no objective need for President Obama to visit the Texas-Mexico border and see the immigration crisis firsthand, but he shouldn’t have claimed that “I’m not interested in photo ops.” The line about...
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Gerson: The tea party risks scaring away voters

Supporters of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) celebrate during his “Victory Party” after Cochran held on to his seat after a narrow victory over Chris McDaniel at the Mississippi Childrens Museum on June 24, 2014 in Jackson, Mississippi. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty...