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Official: Conyers lacks signatures for ballot

In this Nov. 6, 2012 photo, Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., addresses supporters during the Michigan Democratic election night party in Detroit. Wayne County Clerk Cathy Garrett is expected to make her final determination Tuesday, May 13, 2014 on whether the longtime congressman...
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NBA owners meet again to discuss Sterling removal

FILE – In this Dec. 19, 2011, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling gestures while watching the Clippers play the Los Angeles Lakers during an NBA preseason basketball game in Los Angeles. Sterling only dug himself into a deeper hole after slamming Magic...
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Court halts execution over mental impairment claim

This handout photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Robert Campbell. Attorneys for the Texas death row inmate have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit seeking to delay his execution following a bungled execution in Oklahoma. Campbell’s execution...
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Michael Sam ready to get back to football

St. Louis Rams seventh-round draft pick Michael Sam listens to a question during a news conference at the NFL football team’s practice facility Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) St. Louis Rams seventh-round draft pick Michael Sam listens to a...

Judge strikes down Idaho’s same-sex marriage ban

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal magistrate judge has ruled that Idaho’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. U.S. District Magistrate Judge Candy Dale wrote in the ruling Tuesday evening that Idaho’s laws banning same-sex marriage unconstitutionally...

Work to close part of Sixth Street

Findlay’s Sixth Street, between Williams Street and Ohio 37, will be closed beginning Wednesday for culvert replacements, county Engineer Chris Long reported. The road closure is expected to last until Wednesday, May 28.

Jermaine Lawrence Transferring From Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — Sophomore forward Jermaine Lawrence is transferring from Cincinnati to be closer to his family. Lawrence said in a statement on Tuesday that his father is ill and he wants to go to a school closer to home. Lawrence grew up in Springfield Gardens, New York and...

Kynard Transfers From Ohio State To Xavier

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ex-Ohio State basketball player Maleeka Kynard is transferring to Xavier. She will have one year of eligibility remaining with the Musketeers after graduating from Ohio State in August. A 5-foot-7 guard from Start High School in Toledo, Ohio, Kynard played...

Cincinnati Airport Gets New Service To Washington

HEBRON, Ky. (AP) — Frontier Airlines will add nonstop service from the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport to the nation’s capital beginning this fall. Cincinnati airport officials say the service to Dulles International Airport near Washington will be...

Kirwan To Step Down As Md. University Chancellor

ADELPHI, Md. (AP) — William “Brit” Kirwan will step down as the chancellor of Maryland’s state university system after 12 years. The 76-year-old Kirwan announced his plans to resign on Tuesday. He will continue serving as chancellor until the University System...