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Court OKs Challenge To Ohio Ban On Campaign Lies

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says an anti-abortion group can challenge an Ohio law that bars people from making false statements about political candidates during a campaign. The justices ruled unanimously on Monday that the Susan B. Anthony List can go ahead with a...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ D.C. United 4, Montreal 2 Portland 2, FC Dallas 2, tie Montreal at Vancouver, 10 p.m. Toronto FC at New York, 8 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Portland, 11 p.m. Seattle FC at D.C. United, 7 p.m. Philadelphia at New England,...

Court Will Consider Extra Pay For Mortgage Brokers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal from former mortgage brokers for Quicken Loans who claim the online mortgage giant owes them overtime pay for their work in the last decade. The justices said Monday they will review a lower court ruling in favor of...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The (Toledo) Blade, June 15 Jerad and Amanda Miller, the young married couple who killed two police officers at a Nevada pizzeria and a customer at a nearby Walmart, were disturbed even by the...

Thousands Lose Power In Southwest Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Thousands of customers are without power in eastern Cincinnati. The cause of the outages that began after 7 a.m. Monday wasn’t known immediately. Duke Energy’s outage map showed some 22,000 locations without power in some of the city’s eastern...
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Arrest made in priest attacks at Phoenix church

In this photo provided by The Catholic Sun, date not known, the Rev. Kenneth Walker, left, and the Rev. Joseph Terra perform a Mass in Phoenix. Walker was killed and Terra was critically injured during a robbery attempt at Mother of Mercy Mission church on Wednesday, June 11,...

Argentina dealt double blow by justices over debt

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday handed Argentina a double defeat in its long-running fight with holders of its defaulted bonds, despite the South American country’s pleas that its economy could be threatened if it has to pay off the old debt. The...
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Miss.: Consumers harmed by credit reporting giant

FILE – This May 6, 2013 file photo shows Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood speaking in Jackson, Miss. Mississippi has sued credit reporting giant Experian, alleging sweeping errors in the company’s data and routine violations of consumer protection laws....
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US stocks edge lower in morning trading

FILE – In this March 8, 2010, file photograph, a sign for Wall Street is shown near the New York Stock Exchange. World stock markets mostly declined Monday, June 16, 2014, as the turmoil in Iraq dampened sentiment and investors held back ahead of the Federal Reserve’s...
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Starbucks clears college degree path for employees

FILE – In this Friday, April 27, 2012 file photo, Starbucks barista Linsey Pringle prepares a cup of coffee at a Starbucks Corp. store in Seattle. Starbucks on Monday, June 16, 2014 announced a new partnership with Arizona State University to make online degrees available...