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Senator ‘troubled’ by Secret Service misbehavior

The U.S. flag flies outside Hotel Huis ter Duin, the hotel where President Barack Obama stayed Monday night, in Noordwijk, western Netherlands, Wednesday March 26, 2014. A Secret Service agent found drunk by staff at an undisclosed Dutch hotel was recalled to the U.S. along with...

Ohio School Shooting Gunman Appeals Life Sentence

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — The gunman in a deadly Ohio school shooting two years ago is challenging a state law that forced him to be tried in adult court. The attorney for T.J. Lane argued at an appeals hearing Wednesday that Lane’s sentence of life without parole should be...

Julie A. Armon

Julie A. Armon, 49, of Fostoria, passed away Monday afternoon, March 24, 2014 at Flower Hospital in Sylvania. She was born April 18, 1964 in Fostoria to Richard and Barbara (Kirian) Beach. She married Art Armon July 12, 1981 in Fostoria. Surviving is her husband, Art Armon, of...

Suspect Dies After Being Shot By Ohio Deputies

MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man died after being shot by sheriff’s deputies who went to serve a warrant in suburban Cleveland. The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation said it happened Tuesday afternoon when deputies from the Cuyahoga...
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Obama: Russia can’t ‘run roughshod’ over neighbors

President Barack Obama speaks at the Palais des Beaux-Arts, Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in Brussels, Belgium. Obama is on a one day trip to Belgium to shore up commitments he received from allies in The Hague, Netherlands, to reassure Eastern Europeans members of NATO that the...

Charlotte, NC, mayor facing corruption charges

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The mayor of North Carolina’s largest city has been arrested on public corruption charges. U.S. Attorney Anne Tompkins said Wednesday that Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon is facing theft and bribery charges. Tompkins says Cannon solicited and...
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Kerry to meet with Palestinian leader in Jordan

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Amman, Jordan on Wednesday, March 26, 2014. Kerry arrived in Jordan in hopes of jump-starting foundering Mideast peace talks just as Arab leaders released a communique saying they will never recognize Israel as a Jewish state. (AP...
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Official on deadly mudslide: ‘It haunts me’

A flag, put up by volunteers helping search the area, stands in the ruins of a home left at the end of a deadly mudslide from the now-barren hillside seen about a mile behind, Tuesday, March 25, 2014, in Oso, Wash. At least 14 people were killed in the 1-square-mile slide that...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ Chicago at D.C. United, 4 p.m. Montreal at Philadelphia, 4 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Colorado, 6 p.m. Houston at Vancouver, 7 p.m. Portland at FC Dallas, 8:30 p.m. Toronto FC at Real Salt Lake, 9:30 p.m. Columbus at...
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Masiello’s lack of degree costs him USF hoop job

AP Photo/Phelan Ebenhack TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — South Florida’s deal to hire Steve Masiello as its new basketball coach has fallen apart because the rising young star doesn’t have a college degree. The Bulls confirmed Wednesday that they had an agreement in...