White House predicts courts will reinstate travel ban

Iranian-born bioengineer researcher Nima Enayati holds up his boarding pass at the Milan’s Malpensa International airport in Busto Arsizio, Italy, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Just hours after an appeals court blocked an attempt to re-impose the travel ban, Iranian researcher Nima...

Columbus Showcase To Feature Ohio City’s Notable Boxers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s capital city is celebrating its boxing history with a showcase where fans can meet and greet some of the local legends of the sport. The Feb. 18 event is hosted by the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department. It will include a boxing showcase...

US Rep Investigating National Aviation Hall Of Fame Finances

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A congressman from southwestern Ohio says he’s investigating the finances of the National Aviation Hall of Fame in Dayton after getting complaints alleging mismanagement of its resources. The Dayton Daily News reports ( ) that U.S. Rep. Mike Turner, a...

For Trump foes, Democratic gains may remain elusive in 2018

Rhea Powell poses for a photograph in view of Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017. The massive turnout for last month’s women’s marches protesting the policies of the Trump administration have led to calls for sustained political activism to help...

Iranian researcher, others head to US as travel ban eases

Iranian-born bioengineer researcher Nima Enayati holds up his boarding pass at the Milan’s Malpensa International airport in Busto Arsizio, Italy, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Just hours after an appeals court blocked an attempt to re-impose the travel ban, Iranian researcher Nima...

Super Bowl online: See the game, learn some new taunts

FILE – In this Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, an attendee snaps a photo of the Vince Lombardi Trophy and team helmets during NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s news conference for Super Bowl 51, in Houston. The Atlanta Falcons will face the New England Patriots in...

The Latest: Iranian researcher affected by ban headed to US

Iranian-born bioengineer researcher Nima Enayati in interviewed by the Associated Press, at the Milan’s Malpensa International airport in Busto Arsizio, Italy, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Just hours after an appeals court blocked an attempt to re-impose the travel ban, Iranian...

The Latest: At Cairo, 33 migrants board flights for the US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the reaction to U.S. President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries (all times Eastern): 7:30 a.m. Cairo airport officials say a total of 33 U.S.-bound migrants have boarded flights on...

Turkish police detain over 440 people in anti-IS operation

Turkish anti-terrorism police break a door during an operation to arrest people over alleged links to the Islamic State group, in Adiyaman, southeastern Turkey, early Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Turkey’s state-run agency says anti-terrorism police have detained more than 400...

‘La La Land’ continues dance to the Oscars with DGA win

Damien Chazelle, director of “La La Land,” holds his nominee’s medallion backstage at the 69th annual Directors Guild of America Awards at the Beverly Hilton on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) BEVERLY HILLS,...