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A Look At Fundraising In Ohio Statewide Races

The latest fundraising figures for Ohio statewide officeholders facing re-election and their challengers. Capital letters denote incumbents. GOVERNOR: — JOHN KASICH (R): $1,764,331 raised; $9,330,102 on hand. — Ed FitzGerald (D): $835,572 raised; $1,903,682 on hand. ATTORNEY...

Ohio Republicans Outraise Democratic Opponents

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Incumbent Republicans have outraised Democrats this reporting period, as Ohio’s GOP Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) built on his fundraising lead over Democratic opponent Ed FitzGerald. Campaign finance reports filed Friday show Kasich raised $1.8...

Cavs Closing In On Coach, Search In Second Month

CLEVELAND (AP) — More than one month after firing Mike Brown, the Cavaliers haven’t found his successor. However, they could be close. The team had second interviews with Los Angeles Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry and assistant Tyronn Lue on Friday, meetings...

Michigan State Adds Forbes, Another Hoops Transfer

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State has added another transfer to its basketball program. Tom Izzo says Friday that guard Bryn Forbes is transferring to become a Spartan after averaging 15.6 points for Cleveland State last season as a sophomore. Izzo was impressed that...

Big car show Saturday in Findlay

If you have a car, truck or motorcycle you are proud of and want to show it off, Saturday is the day. “Classic Memories IX,” the annual car show hosted by the Flag City Classics club, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Owens Community College, 3200 Bright Road, at the...
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Costner, sons play catch at ‘Field of Dreams’ site

Actor Kevin Costner makes a back-handed catch as he plays catch with his sons during a party celebrating the 25th anniversary of the “Field of Dreams” movie Friday, June 13, 2014, near Dyersville, Iowa. (AP Photo/Waterloo Courier, Dennis Magee) Actor Kevin Costner...
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Country singer Kimberly Perry weds in Tennessee

In this photo taken on Thursday, June 12, 2014, singer Kimberly Perry of The Band Perry, is escorted by her father, Dr. Steve Perry, to her wedding to Texas Rangers baseball player J.P. Arencibia at First Presbyterian Church in Greeneville, Tenn. (AP Photo/The Greeneville Sun,...
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NBC’s Matt Lauer is sticking with ‘Today’ show

FILE – In this Friday, March 29, 2013, file photo, Matt Lauer, co-host of the NBC “Today” television program, appears during a segment of the show in New York’s Rockefeller Center. The network said Friday, June 13, 2014, that Lauer has agreed to a contract...

Officials Say Gang Controlled Detention Center

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors say members of a violent Ohio juvenile gang beat other youth, stole food and attacked guards with virtual impunity because they knew there likely would be no consequences. Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County prosecutors say members of the Heartless...

Governor Signs Bill Pausing Renewable-energy Goals

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has signed into law a bill delaying the phase-in of Ohio’s renewable energy targets for two years. The law puts on hold implementation of goals set in 2008 for the use of renewable and advanced energy by Ohio utilities...